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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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This could also go down if you lose some weight 
This could also go down if you lose some weight
Learn what you need to know about a critical measure of your heart health.
What is monkeypox and who’s at risk? 
What is monkeypox and who’s at risk?
Closely related to smallpox, the monkeypox virus has been endemic in parts of Central and West Africa for years.
Lack of sleep tied to dementia risk  Featured
Lack of sleep tied to dementia risk
This is the opposite of a wake-up call.
4 things to know about kidney stones  Featured
4 things to know about kidney stones
This is how you prevent them or deal with them if you get them.
This is why eating out gluten-free can be challenging  Featured
This is why eating out gluten-free can be challenging
Three tips can help you navigate the menu, though.
You don’t have to wait after your COVID shot to get this 
You don’t have to wait after your COVID shot to get this
Screenings save lives, and the pandemic has delayed many of them.
How to limit your exposure to harmful chemicals at home  Featured
How to limit your exposure to harmful chemicals at home
Start with the water you drink and air you breathe.