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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These hotel surfaces are covered in germs 
These hotel surfaces are covered in germs
Read this before your holiday travels.
Why do you have to pee so much at night? 
Why do you have to pee so much at night?
No one likes getting up to use the bathroom. But when does a mere annoyance become cause for alarm?
Why regular mammograms and follow-up tests are so critical 
Why regular mammograms and follow-up tests are so critical
A patient’s breast cancer was found early thanks to her diligence and persistent radiologists.
Can having a spouse help protect you from this disease? 
Can having a spouse help protect you from this disease?
Giving your heart to another in marriage can be a lifesaver.
These 7 foods actually make you more hungry 
These 7 foods actually make you more hungry
They might look good, but eating them can stir your appetite.
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?