Articles by "Mike Riopell"

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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When your home turned into a school and office, did your power bill spike? 
When your home turned into a school and office, did your power bill spike?
Using more energy at home? Learn how to deal with it.
Worried about cholesterol? Here are three key ways to lower it.  Featured
Worried about cholesterol? Here are three key ways to lower it.
A doctor makes it clear and easy.
How do you convince stubborn friends and relatives to take COVID-19 seriously?  Featured
How do you convince stubborn friends and relatives to take COVID-19 seriously?
Is Facebook outrage really the best way to do this?
Changing your lifestyle is key to managing or preventing this serious condition 
Changing your lifestyle is key to managing or preventing this serious condition
You can make a change and help yourself, an expert nurse says.
How fast food has gotten worse for you 
How fast food has gotten worse for you
And what you can do about it.
Are your calorie counts accurate?  Featured
Are your calorie counts accurate?
And if you’re trying to eat better, does it really matter that much?