Articles by "Lisa Parro"

Lisa Parro
Lisa Parro

Lisa Parro, health enews contributor, is manager of content strategy for Advocate Aurora Health. 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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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.
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.
Cubs’ Willson Contreras surprises boy with Down syndrome for 10th birthday 
Cubs’ Willson Contreras surprises boy with Down syndrome for 10th birthday
Watch this emotional video of a special visit at Wrigley Field and a reunion to remember.
When twins share more than just DNA 
When twins share more than just DNA
Learn about a rare but serious complication that can occur in utero.
Think swimming lessons prevent drownings? Think again 
Think swimming lessons prevent drownings? Think again
Why are adept swimmers potentially at greater risk? There’s one thing parents really need to know.
Infographic: 7 summer water safety tips  Featured
Infographic: 7 summer water safety tips
Learn how to avoid injuries in the pool and on the beach.
Featured Video: NICU babies celebrate the Fourth of July 
Featured Video: NICU babies celebrate the Fourth of July
Nurses help parents dress up newborns in red, white and blue for an Independence Day photo shoot.