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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Your morning headache explained 
Your morning headache explained
Have you gone to bed feeling fine, but woken up with a splitting headache?
Purging these 14 products will make you healthier  Featured
Purging these 14 products will make you healthier
You don’t need to keep everything. In fact, it’s better for your health if you don’t.
A gene fix for Alzheimer’s disease?  Featured
A gene fix for Alzheimer’s disease?
Scientists say they have identified the primary risk factor for Alzheimer’s disease and even have a way to correct it.
How breast cancer surgery can be virtually scarless 
How breast cancer surgery can be virtually scarless
A specialized surgeon uses a technique that removes breast cancer yet preserves the breast and nipple – without prominent scaring.
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.