Articles for Tag: "Advocate Christ Medical Center"

Why modern life is a risk factor for early death 
Why modern life is a risk factor for early death
Life since the industrial revolution has been more cushy, but are there benefits to our forebearers’ way of life? A physician weighs in on a surprising new study.
Here’s why your mom calls you by the wrong name 
Here’s why your mom calls you by the wrong name
If people you care about mix up your name, how close can you truly be?
Why dry eyes and dry mouth are not symptoms to ignore 
Why dry eyes and dry mouth are not symptoms to ignore
More than 4 million Americans have this little known disorder. An expert explains why you may have it and not know it.
Are first-borns the smartest sibling? 
Are first-borns the smartest sibling?
A recent study reveals your birth order may affect how you do on IQ tests. Can parents impact the trend?
Infographic: The 6 worst foods for your brain 
Infographic: The 6 worst foods for your brain
While it’s not known for certain what causes dementia, certain foods have been linked to brain decline. What to avoid.
Tips to keep your bones healthy and strong  Featured
Tips to keep your bones healthy and strong
Bones can become brittle as you age leading to breaks and osteoporosis. An expert offers advice to maintain them.
Could a very popular diet trend be toxic? 
Could a very popular diet trend be toxic?
Cutting this out of your diet may come with an increased intake of poisonous metals that can lead to serious health issues.