Articles by "Nate Llewellyn"

Nate Llewellyn
Nate Llewellyn

Nate Llewellyn, health enews contributor, is a manager of public affairs at Advocate Medical Group. Nate began his career as a journalist and builds daily on his nearly 20 years of writing experience. He spends most of his free time following his wife to their two sons’ various activities.

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How hand washing can prevent C. diff 
How hand washing can prevent C. diff
New research puts a spotlight on ways that health care workers, patients and hospital visitors can help stop the spread of this infection.
Don’t ignore whiplash 
Don’t ignore whiplash
Get the details on this common ailment many don’t acknowledge.
Focus on better sleep when turning clocks back 
Focus on better sleep when turning clocks back
A sleep expert shares how to get proper rest and how the lack of it can affect your health.
Best ways to protect your vision  Featured
Best ways to protect your vision
Eye injuries happen more often than we think and can be prevented by taking the proper precautions.
Can exercise help reduce risk of breast cancer? 
Can exercise help reduce risk of breast cancer?
Researchers say, “Yes.” See how keeping fit can have even more benefits.
Kids’ screen time linked to health risks later in life 
Kids’ screen time linked to health risks later in life
More exercise and less time spent with electronics means kids are less likely to develop poor health as adults.
Staying active after 65 decreases heart attack risk 
Staying active after 65 decreases heart attack risk
Regular exercise such as walking for seniors plays a critical role in improving overall heart health.