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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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Should some vape flavors be banned?  Featured
Should some vape flavors be banned?
Here’s what’s being proposed as vaping is being blamed for six deaths nationwide.
How many people have a sesame allergy? 
How many people have a sesame allergy?
A recent study suggests it may be more than previously thought.
The link between arthritis and your heart  Featured
The link between arthritis and your heart
It makes sense, when you think about it.
What you need to know about West Nile Virus 
What you need to know about West Nile Virus
Is it something you need to be concerned about? Here are some recent stats.
Sugary drinks could put you at increased risk for this  Featured
Sugary drinks could put you at increased risk for this
Everything in moderation.
You might see less of this on TV soon  Featured
You might see less of this on TV soon
A major streaming service’s move follows the advice of health leaders. They’ve done far stranger things than this.
This is who could be more at risk for aggressive breast cancer  Featured
This is who could be more at risk for aggressive breast cancer
How one doctor says you can help her help you.