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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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?
5 salad toppings you should be eating – and 5 to omit 
5 salad toppings you should be eating – and 5 to omit
Don’t defeat your good intentions by making bad choices.
What women need to know about new cancer screening guidelines  Featured
What women need to know about new cancer screening guidelines
Cervical cancer was once the most common cause of cancer death for American women. Now, there’s a new option for detecting it.
Triple-negative breast cancer: What is it? 
Triple-negative breast cancer: What is it?
This form of breast cancer has fewer treatment options. It’s important to understand why.
Cleaning this dirty kitchen item could make it more dangerous 
Cleaning this dirty kitchen item could make it more dangerous
This frequently used tool may be germier than you think.