Articles by "Kathleen Troher"

Kathleen Troher
Kathleen Troher

Kathleen Troher, health enews contributor, is manager of public affairs and marketing at Advocate Good Sheperd Hospital in Barrington. She has more than 20 years of journalism experience, with her primary focus in the newspaper and magazine industry. Kathleen graduated from Columbia College in Chicago, earning her degree in journalism with an emphasis on science writing and broadcasting. She loves to travel with her husband, Ross. They share their home with a sweet Samoyed named Maggie.

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The most Googled health symptoms by state 
The most Googled health symptoms by state
What medical ailments are keeping the folks in your neck of the woods up at night? Their Internet searches offer some clues.
Women are more likely than men to suffer from this painful foot problem  Featured
Women are more likely than men to suffer from this painful foot problem
Is surgery the answer to that bulging bump on your big toe?
Abusing this is tied to 1 in 20 deaths worldwide  Featured
Abusing this is tied to 1 in 20 deaths worldwide
About three million deaths each year have one thing in common. What is it?
10,000 miles are no barrier for this patient 
10,000 miles are no barrier for this patient
Why does this breast cancer survivor travel regularly from Papua New Guinea to Barrington, Ill., for medical care?
Don’t dine out this weekend before reading this 
Don’t dine out this weekend before reading this
What restaurant chain meals top the list of unhealthiest?
8 secrets healthy people know 
8 secrets healthy people know
Boost your chances for avoiding sickness this cold and flu season.
The germiest thing at an airport isn’t a toilet. What it is may surprise you. 
The germiest thing at an airport isn’t a toilet. What it is may surprise you.
Sick after flying?