Articles by "Brittany Hunter"

Brittany Hunter
Brittany Hunter

Brittany Hunter, health enews contributor, is a specialist of public affairs and marketing at Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center in Chicago. She has a degree in Journalism from Ohio University and experience in communications, marketing and public strategies. She loves going to concerts, reading and exploring the city.

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Is your bed making you sick? 
Is your bed making you sick?
Dust mites, bacteria and feces may all be making themselves at home in your bed and negatively affecting your health.
Did you know diabetes affects these 5 body parts? 
Did you know diabetes affects these 5 body parts?
Learn about the surprising power of blood sugar.
Is cheese bad for you? 
Is cheese bad for you?
Here’s the gouda and bad news.
Can texting cause ‘trigger thumb’? 
Can texting cause ‘trigger thumb’?
See how your daily usage may be causing this condition.
Are you making these running mistakes?  Featured
Are you making these running mistakes?
Here’s how to make sure you’re avoiding injury while getting in shape.
Here’s the age at which you should be screened for colon cancer, according to new guidelines 
Here’s the age at which you should be screened for colon cancer, according to new guidelines
The recommendation comes after recent data indicated raising rates of the cancer among younger individuals.
Here’s why it’s so important to recognize stroke symptoms 
Here’s why it’s so important to recognize stroke symptoms
Every 40 seconds, someone in the U.S. has a stroke; every four minutes, stroke takes a person’s life.