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 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.
Doctor searches for solution to patient’s decade-long pain 
Doctor searches for solution to patient’s decade-long pain
Tired of back and neck pain leaving you in agony? This outpatient surgery may be the answer.
Feeling sick? Consider skipping this part of your routine 
Feeling sick? Consider skipping this part of your routine
Everyone feels under the weather every now and then. But depending on your symptoms, you might need to make this change.
They can’t play in their home countries, so children come to the U.S. for help 
They can’t play in their home countries, so children come to the U.S. for help
Physicians partner with charity to heal children who otherwise might never have been treated.
Is it a yeast infection or a UTI? 
Is it a yeast infection or a UTI?
Almost every woman will experience one in her lifetime. And while the two infections have a lot in common, one can be life-threatening if not treated.
Cleaning this dirty kitchen item could make it more dangerous  Featured
Cleaning this dirty kitchen item could make it more dangerous
This frequently used tool may be germier than you think.
Music to a mother’s ears 
Music to a mother’s ears
A speech-language pathologist tackles a little boy’s inability to communicate effectively, giving him the courage to speak.