Articles by "Kathleen Troher"

Kathleen Troher
Kathleen Troher

Kathleen Troher, health enews contributor, is public affairs and marketing manager at Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital in Barrington, Ill. 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. They share their home with their dog, a sweet Samoyed named Maggie.

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How often should you wash your bath towels?  Featured
How often should you wash your bath towels?
For those who think once a week will suffice, an expert says beware. Towels are a breeding ground for certain germs.
What’s the happiest country in the world? 
What’s the happiest country in the world?
And the key to being happy is…(the answer isn’t money – well, not entirely, anyway.)
This healthy habit could help you save $2,500 a year 
This healthy habit could help you save $2,500 a year
New research finds that if you want to save money, you may want to start this routine.
Which fruits and veggies top the “Dirty Dozen” list this year? 
Which fruits and veggies top the “Dirty Dozen” list this year?
The list is out. Can you guess which produce has the most pesticide residue?
Can you get the mumps even if you’ve been vaccinated? 
Can you get the mumps even if you’ve been vaccinated?
Two suburban high school students have been diagnosed with the mumps. Is the highly contagious illness likely to spread?
Partridge Family star stuns fans revealing brain condition 
Partridge Family star stuns fans revealing brain condition
David Cassidy tells People Magazine he is struggling with the same issue that struck his mother and grandfather.
Do your kids love their pets more than this family member? 
Do your kids love their pets more than this family member?
People love pets. No surprise there. But you might be surprised to learn who pets replace in kids’ hearts.