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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How to create a self-care routine that sticks  Featured
How to create a self-care routine that sticks
Hold, please – recharging now.
Breast density explained – what you need to know  Featured
Breast density explained – what you need to know
In some states, a new law mandates patients be informed of their breast density.
These 4 heart conditions can be passed down through generations  Featured
These 4 heart conditions can be passed down through generations
Are you at risk?
Tips to avoid common Fourth of July ailments and injuries 
Tips to avoid common Fourth of July ailments and injuries
Follow this nurse’s advice for a safe and happy holiday.
The quick and simple way breast surgeons are pinpointing where to operate 
The quick and simple way breast surgeons are pinpointing where to operate
Find out about the seed localization procedure.
“Don’t ignore these warning signs” 
“Don’t ignore these warning signs”
A stroke can happen to anyone with very little warning. Here’s what to watch out for.
Do you have dense breasts? 
Do you have dense breasts?
How additional testing changed one woman’s life.