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Adam Mesirow
Adam Mesirow

Adam Mesirow, health enews managing editor, is manager of public affairs at Advocate Health Care in Downers Grove. A media relations specialist with more than seven years’ experience securing high-profile media placements, he loves to tell a good story. Adam earned a Bachelor’s degree in Public Policy from the University of Michigan. He lives in Chicago and enjoys playing sports, reading TIME magazine and a little nonsense now and then.

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Having a younger sibling may be good for your child’s health 
Having a younger sibling may be good for your child’s health
Children without a younger brother or sister by the time they reach first grade are three times more likely to be obese, new research suggests.
Surge of flu cases prompts some hospitals to limit visitors 
Surge of flu cases prompts some hospitals to limit visitors
An unusual uptick in late-season influenza activity has health officials intent on limiting its spread.
A Leap Day birthday: The good, the bad and the ugly 
A Leap Day birthday: The good, the bad and the ugly
Despite paperwork issues, tiresome jokes and an empty Facebook wall, a February 29 birthday does have its perks.
Cancer patients benefit from healthy lifestyle 
Cancer patients benefit from healthy lifestyle
Getting the proper nutrition can be challenging for people undergoing cancer treatment. Here’s some tips to help.
HIIT workouts on the rise in 2014 
HIIT workouts on the rise in 2014
A survey from the American College of Sports Medicine predicts that HIIT will be the hottest fitness trend for 2014.