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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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.
Could poor sleep and low activity levels actually be causing your depression? 
Could poor sleep and low activity levels actually be causing your depression?
A recent study suggests the traditionally known side effects of depression may actually the cause.
Looking to lose weight? Try these tips  Featured
Looking to lose weight? Try these tips
A nutritionist offers a few tips for those looking for some effective but easy tweaks
6 tips to manage the stress in your life 
6 tips to manage the stress in your life
Carrying a large amount can be detrimental to your health.
Why an eye exam may tell your doctor more than you’d think  Featured
Why an eye exam may tell your doctor more than you’d think
Early management and detection is key when it comes to a prevalent condition in the U.S.
Can being in a good mood for your flu shot boost its effectiveness? 
Can being in a good mood for your flu shot boost its effectiveness?
Find out if a sunny disposition during a frequently cloudy season is the secret to a successful shot.
How often should you get an eye exam? 
How often should you get an eye exam?
Hint: The answer changes as you age.