Articles by "Nathan Lurz"

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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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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.
Alcohol’s hidden side effect?  Featured
Alcohol’s hidden side effect?
You may want to reconsider your evening nightcap after reading this.
What you really should do before and after your run  Featured
What you really should do before and after your run
A fitness specialist recommends pre- and post-run activities to avoid injuries.
Are some women getting mammograms more frequently than recommended?  Featured
Are some women getting mammograms more frequently than recommended?
But is that a bad thing?
Doing this after a heart attack could save your life  Featured
Doing this after a heart attack could save your life
The terrifying, sudden and life-altering medical experience carries potentially dire consequences.