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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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.
Does that burn need medical attention? 
Does that burn need medical attention?
An emergency department doctor gives steps you can take when injured by steaming liquids.
What you need to know about the new coronavirus 
What you need to know about the new coronavirus
An infectious disease expert says there’s certainly no reason to panic.
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.
Are pre-pregnancy test jitters common? 
Are pre-pregnancy test jitters common?
Learn how to manage the wait when it’s too soon to take a pregnancy test.
Be careful behind the wheel if you’re taking these medications 
Be careful behind the wheel if you’re taking these medications
“People tend to underestimate the risks of over-the-counter medications because they are so accessible,” an expert says.
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.