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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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.
These tips can help save someone’s life  Featured
These tips can help save someone’s life
Learning first aid skills is often about preparing for the worst – but not everyone knows the simple steps they can take to stop someone from dying of blood loss.
Could this scan help save the lives of babies across the world? 
Could this scan help save the lives of babies across the world?
Researchers believe they may be able to identify women at risk with a simple procedure.