Articles by "Colette Harris"

Colette Harris
Colette Harris

Colette A. Harris, health enews contributor, is the public affairs and marketing coordinator at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital in Park Ridge, Il. She holds a Master of Science degree in journalism from Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism and has nearly a decade of experience writing about health and wellness, which are her passions. When she’s not writing, you can find her practicing yoga, cooking, reading, or traveling.

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Eat your vegetables, and change your life 
Eat your vegetables, and change your life
“It’s not about losing weight and being skinny. It’s about feeling better and being healthy.”
How to talk to your kids about college admissions 
How to talk to your kids about college admissions
The recent national scandal raised this question anew.
An accident, then an unexpected diagnosis 
An accident, then an unexpected diagnosis
The headaches got worse until a doctor figured out what was going on.
Six weeks in the NICU sparks passion to give back 
Six weeks in the NICU sparks passion to give back
When Vera was born premature at 30 weeks, her mom, Beth, got to see her only briefly before she was taken to the Neonatal Intensive […]
A team approach to patient and family-centered care 
A team approach to patient and family-centered care
With day one of law school quickly approaching, Kimberly Watts had a decision to make. Follow the path towards a career in healthcare policy and […]
Why kids’ heart habits matter when they grow up 
Why kids’ heart habits matter when they grow up
Here are four tips for instilling healthy habits in children.
Just how important is winning? 
Just how important is winning?
Turns out that coming out ahead is very important to one age group.