Articles by "Katie Dahlstrom"

Katie Dahlstrom
Katie Dahlstrom

Katie Dahlstrom, health enews contributor, is a public affairs coordinator with Advocate Aurora Health. A storyteller at her core, she is a former newspaper reporter and spent nearly five years working as a public relations professional for Chicago’s commuter rail agency, Metra. Outside of work, she enjoys birding, photography and spending time with her husband and dog.

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‘Something we take for granted.’ 
‘Something we take for granted.’
After a recent office visit, Dr. Emma Olivera realized how valuable it is for patients to have a doctor who speaks their language.
More than a quarter of adolescents have this condition 
More than a quarter of adolescents have this condition
What you should do if your child is diagnosed.
“Algo que damos por sentado”. 
“Algo que damos por sentado”.
Después de una reciente visita al consultorio, la Dra. Emma Olivera se dio cuenta de lo valioso que es para los pacientes tener un médico que hable su idioma.
Count to five for a healthier lifestyle 
Count to five for a healthier lifestyle
This simple rule could help prevent diseases like diabetes and high blood pressure.
The surprising benefits of getting outdoors 
The surprising benefits of getting outdoors
The great outdoors may benefit more than just your physical health.
Melatonin poisonings are on the rise 
Melatonin poisonings are on the rise
Find out how caregivers can keep children safe.
Could your past be affecting your health care? 
Could your past be affecting your health care?
An expert explains how trauma-informed care can help improve a patient’s experience.