Articles by "Lisa Parro"

Lisa Parro
Lisa Parro

Lisa Parro, health enews contributor, is director of public affairs at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital and Advocate BroMenn Medical Center. A former journalist, Lisa has been in health care public relations since 2008 and has a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University. She and her family live in Chicago’s western suburbs.

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Baby care tips… from a kangaroo? 
Baby care tips… from a kangaroo?
A type of skin-to-skin contact can improve outcomes for the tiniest of infants.
Like mother, like daughter 
Like mother, like daughter
As Mother’s Day approaches, meet nurses who followed in their moms’ footsteps.
Jimmy Kimmel reveals newborn son’s health condition  Featured
Jimmy Kimmel reveals newborn son’s health condition
The late night host describes his family’s harrowing experience and the health issue that impacts nearly one percent of infants.
Video: Baby Dominique reunites with family in Africa 
Video: Baby Dominique reunites with family in Africa
A child born with four legs and two spines returns home after life-changing surgery in Illinois.
Does this controversial new Netflix series glorify suicide?  Featured
Does this controversial new Netflix series glorify suicide?
‘13 Reasons Why’ might inspire copycats, behavioral health experts say.
‘Sesame Street’ introduces its first Muppet with autism 
‘Sesame Street’ introduces its first Muppet with autism
Your favorite long-running PBS show introduces a topic you might not know much about.
Don’t use your kids as messengers 
Don’t use your kids as messengers
A child psychiatrist offers strategies for parents to raise their kids successfully even after a divorce.