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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This simple cardiac device is life-changing for heart failure patients 
This simple cardiac device is life-changing for heart failure patients
See how this device uses daily measurements to personalize care.
Colorectal cancer: Deadly, but preventable 
Colorectal cancer: Deadly, but preventable
It’s the second leading cause of cancer death among Americans, but it can be both treated and avoided.
Exploring and preventing back pain in runners 
Exploring and preventing back pain in runners
Your “deep core” could be at the root of your problems.
Don’t like going to the gym? It could be your personality  Featured
Don’t like going to the gym? It could be your personality
A new study shows your preferred exercise setting could depend on your personality type.
Does this diet help prevent cancer?  Featured
Does this diet help prevent cancer?
Can an emphasis on fish, boiled potatoes, fruits veggies and more lower the risk of this aggressive cancer?
How an emergency room physician brings joy to pediatric patients 
How an emergency room physician brings joy to pediatric patients
“Dr. Mel” hopes to brighten up what can sometimes be an unnerving experience.
Can a dad’s diet before conception affect his baby’s health? 
Can a dad’s diet before conception affect his baby’s health?
A new study suggests a father’s food choices may play a bigger role than previously thought.