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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Do you have seasonal affective disorder? 
Do you have seasonal affective disorder?
The mental health issue can be a burden for many, but can be combated with knowledge.
This new development may be a game-changer for heart attack victims 
This new development may be a game-changer for heart attack victims
Could a patch made from stem cells could replace permanently damaged cardiac tissue?
5 tips to avoid computer eye strain and headaches 
5 tips to avoid computer eye strain and headaches
Though screens are everywhere, there are steps you can take to ease their effect on your eyes.
8 snacks that hurt – not help – your weight loss  Featured
8 snacks that hurt – not help – your weight loss
Some do more harm than good when it comes to healthy eating and shedding pounds.
Here’s how to get back into an exercise routine 
Here’s how to get back into an exercise routine
It’s tough to find the motivation for wintertime fitness. Try these tricks – even if it’s been more than a few weeks… or months.
Here’s how to cope with common holiday stressors  Featured
Here’s how to cope with common holiday stressors
This time of year can be hard. Check out tips to ease the emotional burden and make your days merrier.
How to keep kids safe when choosing gifts this holiday season 
How to keep kids safe when choosing gifts this holiday season
Some presents can be dangerous. Learn which toys to avoid with these tips.