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.

This author has already written 164 Articles
email
No excuse is good enough for this cancer survivor 
No excuse is good enough for this cancer survivor
“It’s all about perspective,” one man says, after writing a list entitled, “100 Good Things About Being Diagnosed with Cancer.”
Eating these foods increases your risk of colon cancer  Featured
Eating these foods increases your risk of colon cancer
When you put food into your mouth, you probably don’t think much about the other end of the processing chain. Here’s why you should.
Can this trigger a heart attack? 
Can this trigger a heart attack?
A recent study suggests a familiar illness could increase the risk by six-fold. Find out who’s most likely to be impacted.
What can you learn about yourself by looking at Trump’s health? 
What can you learn about yourself by looking at Trump’s health?
When it comes to wellness, are you more like the president than you’d care to admit?
Want to have a baby? Do this first  Featured
Want to have a baby? Do this first
Thinking about getting pregnant? Sex shouldn’t be the first thing on your mind.
Trump passed this test; can you?  Featured
Trump passed this test; can you?
The president’s physician gave him an assessment on his cognitive abilities. What should you know about this exam to detect early mental decline?
How risky is the latest diet craze? 
How risky is the latest diet craze?
Why are experts warning people searching for the latest weight-loss solution to steer clear of this one?