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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Driving under the influence of drugs on the rise 
Driving under the influence of drugs on the rise
A new report says more needs to be done to prevent fatalities on the road.
10 percent of women drink alcohol while pregnant 
10 percent of women drink alcohol while pregnant
This dangerous habit can cause serious harm to unborn babies.
Has your child’s booster seat been inspected? 
Has your child’s booster seat been inspected?
Parents: Get these items checked to help your child stay safe.
Cigarette smoking hits record low in U.S. 
Cigarette smoking hits record low in U.S.
More Americans are calling it quits, but millions are still putting their health at risk.
Memory can decline years before dementia starts 
Memory can decline years before dementia starts
Learn the signs of this disease and how you can help a loved one get the proper evaluation they need.
Ankle replacement helps motorcyclist keep riding  Featured
Ankle replacement helps motorcyclist keep riding
Surgery allowed this 77-year-old man to get back on his bike again.
Long work hours can increase stroke and heart attack risk 
Long work hours can increase stroke and heart attack risk
A study reveals why workaholics may want to consider cutting back their office time.