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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The pandemic inspired this surgical innovation 
The pandemic inspired this surgical innovation
A new outpatient procedure eliminates the need for a 2-night hospital stay.
Can these home repairs cause lung cancer? 
Can these home repairs cause lung cancer?
Before starting your next DIY project, double-check potential exposure to this substance.
Can dirty indoor air hurt your lungs? 
Can dirty indoor air hurt your lungs?
Mold, pollen and building materials can all cause problems, a doctor says.
Could the holidays be making your pandemic anxiety worse? 
Could the holidays be making your pandemic anxiety worse?
Look for these warning signs of emotional distress.
Breast cancer survivor sets an example for working women 
Breast cancer survivor sets an example for working women
A breast cancer diagnosis couldn’t stop this mental health professional from working and helping others.
Research gave her the confidence to get the COVID-19 vaccine 
Research gave her the confidence to get the COVID-19 vaccine
A registered nurse tells how she learned the truth about the vaccine’s safety.
New program saves limbs in patients with critical limb ischemia 
New program saves limbs in patients with critical limb ischemia
This multi-disciplinary team offers more hope for people with limbs at risk for amputation.