Articles by "Nathan Lurz"

Nathan Lurz
Nathan Lurz

Nathan Lurz, health enews contributor, is a public affairs coordinator at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital. He has nearly a decade of professional news experience as a reporter and editor, and a lifetime of experience as an enthusiastic learner. On the side, he enjoys writing even more, tabletop games, reading, running and explaining that his dog is actually the cutest dog, not yours, sorry.

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Knowing these breast cancer risk factors could save your life  Featured
Knowing these breast cancer risk factors could save your life
How your lifestyle and medical history may increase your likelihood of getting the disease.
Why taking a day off from the gym can actually help your health 
Why taking a day off from the gym can actually help your health
Why you may need to rest to reach your fitness goals.
Try these 6 tips to avoid computer eye strain and headaches 
Try these 6 tips to avoid computer eye strain and headaches
Take these steps to ease electronics’ effects on your eyes.
Try these out-of-the-box weight loss tips 
Try these out-of-the-box weight loss tips
A nutritionist offers suggestions for those looking for effective but easy tweaks.
Keep your kids out of the ER with these safety tips 
Keep your kids out of the ER with these safety tips
Playground injuries send over 200,000 children to the hospital each year.
How much protein should you be eating? 
How much protein should you be eating?
Many people aren’t getting enough – or are getting too much.
Want people to like you? Try this 
Want people to like you? Try this
A recent study suggests a little body language can go a long way.