Articles by "Kate Eller"

Kate Eller
Kate Eller

Kate Eller, health enews contributor, is director of public affairs for Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center and Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. She came to Chicago and Advocate in 2014 after living in Iowa, Nebraska, Missouri, Kansas and Texas. She enjoys road trips, exploring little towns, minimalism, hiking and urban hiking around Chicago.

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Eat carbs to live longer? 
Eat carbs to live longer?
You may think a low carbohydrate diet is healthy, but a new study says otherwise — with caveats.
On the holiday to give thanks, 20-year-old Marcela got a cancer diagnosis 
On the holiday to give thanks, 20-year-old Marcela got a cancer diagnosis
Beating one of the most aggressive cancers took a team of physicians, the support of a close-knit family and a bone marrow transplant.
9 items you should never share 
9 items you should never share
To avoid a number of infections and viruses, keep these things to yourself.
Getting the best mammogram possible 
Getting the best mammogram possible
Is 3D that much better than 2D when it comes to mammograms? An Advocate expert involved in a new research study weighs in.
How to have a more enjoyable and productive work day  Featured
How to have a more enjoyable and productive work day
Think you get more done keeping your nose to the grindstone? Think again.
75 percent of African Americans have this by age 55 
75 percent of African Americans have this by age 55
What is it, and what can be done?
New evidence links fast food and potentially toxic chemicals  Featured
New evidence links fast food and potentially toxic chemicals
Researchers offer even more reasons to skip the drive-thru and prepare healthy meals at home.