Articles by "Jennifer Benson"

Jennifer Benson
Jennifer Benson

Jennifer Benson, health enews contributor, is coordinator of public affairs for Advocate Aurora Health. She has 10+ years of community development and communication experience for non-profits and has a BA in Architecture from Judson University in Elgin, IL. Outside of work, you can find her planning the next adventure near water or rocks, re-organizing spaces, working on her Master’s in Public Health, caring for her senior citizen cat, keeping to healthy moving and eating disciplines and growing green things wherever she can find room.

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Supporting teen suicide survivors 
Supporting teen suicide survivors
Learn more about how to best support your loved ones.
Why you shouldn’t put off your colonoscopy 
Why you shouldn’t put off your colonoscopy
An expert weighs in on why patients are scared.
What you should know about STIs 
What you should know about STIs
These infections are rising, but are highly preventable.
Men might not want to talk about this condition 
Men might not want to talk about this condition
There are many options for treatment. It’s not rare.
What is von Willebrand Disease? 
What is von Willebrand Disease?
Women of all ages could be suffering or receiving incorrect treatment for their monthly cycle.
Living with this condition can be managed 
Living with this condition can be managed
A doctor gives three helpful tips for keeping diabetes in check.
You might want to think twice before reaching for that drink 
You might want to think twice before reaching for that drink
A doctor makes some recommendations when it comes to alcohol.