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Mike Riopell
Mike Riopell

Mike Riopell, health enews contributor, is a media relations coordinator with Advocate Aurora Health. He previously worked as a reporter and editor covering politics and government for the Chicago Tribune, Daily Herald and Bloomington Pantagraph, among others. He enjoys bicycles, home repair, flannel shirts and being outside.

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Watch: Kristen Bell’s web video ‘momsplains’ vaginal health 
Watch: Kristen Bell’s web video ‘momsplains’ vaginal health
And she busts some myths in the process.
How fast food has gotten worse for you 
How fast food has gotten worse for you
And what you can do about it.
What do you need to know about that new red meat study?  Featured
What do you need to know about that new red meat study?
Studies can be confusing. Here’s what one doctor says about a potentially confusing one that has grabbed headlines.
Drinking more diet soda could put you at risk for this serious problem 
Drinking more diet soda could put you at risk for this serious problem
A new study suggests a troubling side effect of the popular drinks. Here’s what an expert says.
What you should know about concussions 
What you should know about concussions
Know the symptoms, because you don’t even need to get hit in the head to suffer one.
Can hot drinks cause cancer? 
Can hot drinks cause cancer?
Here’s what a recent study found about people who drink piping-hot tea.
What you should know about Bernie Sanders’ heart procedure 
What you should know about Bernie Sanders’ heart procedure
It’s become common, as heart disease is a leading cause of death in the U.S.