Articles by "Nate Llewellyn"

Nate Llewellyn
Nate Llewellyn

Nate Llewellyn, health enews contributor, is a manager of public affairs at Advocate Medical Group. Nate began his career as a journalist and builds daily on his nearly 20 years of writing experience. He spends most of his free time following his wife to their two sons’ various activities.

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Does eating fruit prevent – or worsen – diabetes? 
Does eating fruit prevent – or worsen – diabetes?
You may avoid eating fresh fruit because of the sugar content. But a new study shows it may help manage or even prevent the disease.
Rates of this condition triple previous estimates 
Rates of this condition triple previous estimates
More than 3 million U.S. adults may be living with this disease, according to a government report.
This may be the key to a multi-billion dollar health problem 
This may be the key to a multi-billion dollar health problem
One study reveals this inexpensive staple could prevent a much costlier issue.
Your home may be trying to kill you 
Your home may be trying to kill you
You may be living with a very dangerous intruder – a hard to detect gas that is the leading cause of lung cancer among people who don’t smoke.
Could a very popular diet trend be toxic? 
Could a very popular diet trend be toxic?
Cutting this out of your diet may come with an increased intake of poisonous metals that can lead to serious health issues.
Could this activity be the key to preventing dementia? 
Could this activity be the key to preventing dementia?
Looking at data over 20 years, researchers reveal an interesting link between this stress reliever and a lower incidence of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
This diet is trending, but does it work? 
This diet is trending, but does it work?
The “keto” diet is gaining popularity. An expert explains what it is and if it’s safe for everyone.