Articles by "Kathleen Troher"

Kathleen Troher
Kathleen Troher

Kathleen Troher, health enews contributor, is manager of public affairs and marketing at Advocate Good Sheperd Hospital in Barrington. She has more than 20 years of journalism experience, with her primary focus in the newspaper and magazine industry. Kathleen graduated from Columbia College in Chicago, earning her degree in journalism with an emphasis on science writing and broadcasting. She loves to travel with her husband, Ross. They share their home with a sweet Samoyed named Maggie.

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Trump passed this test; can you?  Featured
Trump passed this test; can you?
The president’s physician gave him an assessment on his cognitive abilities. What should you know about this exam to detect early mental decline?
Is it a yeast infection or a UTI? 
Is it a yeast infection or a UTI?
Almost every woman will experience one in her lifetime. And while the two infections have a lot in common, one can be life-threatening if not treated.
How risky is the latest diet craze? 
How risky is the latest diet craze?
Why are experts warning people searching for the latest weight-loss solution to steer clear of this one?
A woman’s blackouts baffled her family. How did a new medical device help? 
A woman’s blackouts baffled her family. How did a new medical device help?
Learn why one patient’s daughter calls an innovative, extra-small pacemaker a “no-brainer.”
Warning: Make sure you know the “danger zone” before storing food this holiday season  Featured
Warning: Make sure you know the “danger zone” before storing food this holiday season
Soon leftovers will fill your refrigerator, but for how long will they be safe to eat?
3 ways to add joy to gift-giving this year 
3 ways to add joy to gift-giving this year
Feel like you’re buying presents for the wrong reasons? Here’s what you can do to change that.
5 things to toss into your holiday grocery cart & 5 things to leave out  Featured
5 things to toss into your holiday grocery cart & 5 things to leave out
Trying to eat healthier foods this season? It all starts here.