Articles by "Nathan Lurz"

Nathan Lurz
Nathan Lurz

Nathan Lurz, health enews contributor, is a public affairs coordinator at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital. He has nearly a decade of professional news experience as a reporter and editor, and a lifetime of experience as an enthusiastic learner. On the side, he enjoys writing even more, tabletop games, reading, running and explaining that his dog is actually the cutest dog, not yours, sorry.

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A test that could show if you’re even more at risk for breast cancer 
A test that could show if you’re even more at risk for breast cancer
It doesn’t replace mammograms, but could supplement them.
Could this procedure replace open heart surgery? 
Could this procedure replace open heart surgery?
The FDA recently expanded access to the revolutionary practice.
What is LASIK? 
What is LASIK?
These five factors might make you a good candidate for the procedure.
What does ‘moderate’ exercise really mean?  Featured
What does ‘moderate’ exercise really mean?
What that label on your treadmill means and how to use it when you exercise.
Easy tips to prevent the common cold – and what to do when you’ve already caught it 
Easy tips to prevent the common cold – and what to do when you’ve already caught it
‘Tis the season for sneezes, sniffles and coughs.
How often should you get an eye exam? 
How often should you get an eye exam?
Hint: The answer changes as you age.
6 tips to manage the stress in your life  Featured
6 tips to manage the stress in your life
Carrying a large amount can be detrimental to your health.