Articles by "Cassie Richardson"

Cassie Richardson
Cassie Richardson

Cassie Richardson, health enews contributor, is regional coordinator on Advocate Aurora Health's Public Affairs team. She has more than 10 years of experience in health care communications, marketing, media and public relations. Cassie is a fan of musical theater and movies. When she’s not spreading the word about health and wellness advancements, she enjoys writing fiction.

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Did this help save Will Smith from colon cancer?  Featured
Did this help save Will Smith from colon cancer?
Why one expert wants you to share the movie star’s message.
The cold is here. What happens to your body when you work out in lower temperatures? 
The cold is here. What happens to your body when you work out in lower temperatures?
Should you be doing it?
Can your shoe choice lead to varicose veins? 
Can your shoe choice lead to varicose veins?
Are you satisfying your desire for stilettos, platforms and wedges at the expense of healthy legs?
Do you need to be worried about second-hand vaping?  Featured
Do you need to be worried about second-hand vaping?
A thoracic surgeon explains why nonsmokers should let e-smokers vape alone
Should you be drinking pot liquor? 
Should you be drinking pot liquor?
At first glance, it may seem inedible. But it could be the most nutritious part of the dish.
Can dirty indoor air hurt your lungs?  Featured
Can dirty indoor air hurt your lungs?
Mold, pollen and building materials can all cause problems, a doctor says.
Become a morning person in 30 minutes?  Featured
Become a morning person in 30 minutes?
It can be done without buckets of coffee. Try this.