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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What you need to know about giving blood 
What you need to know about giving blood
Many people do not give this life-saving resource because of misconceptions.
Thinking about trying Dry January? 
Thinking about trying Dry January?
A doctor makes some recommendations when it comes to alcohol.
How to deal with this common fear 
How to deal with this common fear
Facts, tips and an expert nurse can warm you up to the process.
¿Tuvo actividad sexual durante el COVID-19? Es posible que desee hacerse una prueba de detección de ITS. 
¿Tuvo actividad sexual durante el COVID-19? Es posible que desee hacerse una prueba de detección de ITS.
El distanciamiento social no detuvo el aumento de estas infecciones.
How do we stop new HIV/AIDS transmissions? 
How do we stop new HIV/AIDS transmissions?
Infections diseases expert sees parallels between pandemics
Sexually active during COVID-19? You may want to get screened for STIs. 
Sexually active during COVID-19? You may want to get screened for STIs.
Social distancing did not stop these infections from rising.
5 morning routines that won’t wear you out 
5 morning routines that won’t wear you out
A poor night’s sleep can make you tired. But how you wake up may be the real culprit.