Articles by "Kate Eller"

Kate Eller
Kate Eller

Kate Eller, health enews contributor, is director of public affairs for Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. She came to Chicago and Advocate in 2014 after living in Iowa, Nebraska, Missouri, Kansas and Texas. She enjoys road trips, exploring little towns, minimalism, hiking and urban hiking around Chicago.

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The art of a proper nap 
The art of a proper nap
Is napping good for you? How long should you nap?
When infection leads to amputation  Featured
When infection leads to amputation
If you notice any of these symptoms, seek emergency treatment. Your limbs – and even your life – could be at stake.
Here’s how your eyes are windows to your health  Featured
Here’s how your eyes are windows to your health
Taking a peek into your peepers may reveal conditions not seen by the naked eye.
Can you drown in a bathtub? 
Can you drown in a bathtub?
Well, obviously. But how common is it, and who’s most at risk?
Do you suffer from this often misunderstood issue? 
Do you suffer from this often misunderstood issue?
Situations that cause nervousness can trigger an embarrassing episode of abnormal sweating.
8 signs you need to see your eye doctor 
8 signs you need to see your eye doctor
Some problems can wait until your next exam; others require emergent care. Your eyesight could be at stake.
Why irregular periods should not be ignored at any age 
Why irregular periods should not be ignored at any age
One of the most common causes is a hormone imbalance which can lead to many additional health issues.