Articles by "Bonnie Farber"

Bonnie Farber
Bonnie Farber

Bonnie Farber, health enews contributor, is a communications professional in the Public Affairs and Marketing Operations Department at Advocate Aurora Health. Her experience includes integrated product marketing in the biotechnology field, strategic communications at American Family Insurance and UW Credit Union, and marketing communications consulting for non-profit organizations in Wisconsin and Minnesota. She holds a degree in History from University of Wisconsin-Madison and enjoys playing music in a Brazilian percussion band and volunteering for a listener-sponsored radio station in her free time.

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How your mental health can affect your physical health  Featured
How your mental health can affect your physical health
‘When the brain is out of balance, it can affect our body’s response to fight off illness.’
How a nearly 70-year-old long jumper kept going after two hip replacements 
How a nearly 70-year-old long jumper kept going after two hip replacements
He won some medals, too.
Here are some clues to help prevent this hidden health threat 
Here are some clues to help prevent this hidden health threat
Learn more about your risk factors.
Ways to help cope with back-to-school anxiety 
Ways to help cope with back-to-school anxiety
Getting back in the classroom can be stressful.
How do you know when a pain is a kidney stone? 
How do you know when a pain is a kidney stone?
And how do you prevent them from forming?
How much plastic are you eating and drinking?  Featured
How much plastic are you eating and drinking?
Is this something you need to be worried about?
The location of your body fat might reveal something about your heart disease risk  Featured
The location of your body fat might reveal something about your heart disease risk
Risks are greater for women that carry weight in this spot.