Articles by "Lisa Parro"

Lisa Parro
Lisa Parro

Lisa Parro, health enews contributor, is director of public affairs at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital and Advocate BroMenn Medical Center. A former journalist, Lisa has been in health care public relations since 2008 and has a master’s degree in journalism from Northwestern University. She and her family live in Chicago’s western suburbs.

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One-third of teen girls have experienced this 
One-third of teen girls have experienced this
Research sheds light on an issue that should concern families and communities.
Quick tips to avoid holiday weight gain  Featured
Quick tips to avoid holiday weight gain
Your waistline will thank you.
The Advocate Nurse: Meet Margatell 
The Advocate Nurse: Meet Margatell
Drive around Chicago’s south suburbs with a registered nurse as she delivers care where her patients need it most – in their homes.
5 Independence Day fire safety tips  Featured
5 Independence Day fire safety tips
Bonfires and fireworks can be fun if handled properly. Follow these guidelines to avoid injury.
Your child may be missing out on a key food group 
Your child may be missing out on a key food group
American kids might be going days without eating this.
Q & A: Tips to jumpstart your workout 
Q & A: Tips to jumpstart your workout
A personal trainer shares the best ways to get back into a fitness routine.
Sugar babies: An innovative treatment is helping newborns 
Sugar babies: An innovative treatment is helping newborns
A simple yet effective method is keeping many newborns out of the neonatal intensive care unit.