Articles by "Tonya Lucchetti-Hudson"

Tonya Lucchetti-Hudson
Tonya Lucchetti-Hudson

Tonya Lucchetti-Hudson, health enews contributor, is public affairs director for Advocate Medical Group and Advocate Physician Partners.

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Common health myths debunked 
Common health myths debunked
You may have been advised to avoid this source of protein in the past, but an expert says it actually has many health benefits.
Common health myths debunked 
Common health myths debunked
You’ve heard them time and time again, but are they true? A family medicine expert exposes one untruth many people swear by.
Missing an appendix? You could be missing out 
Missing an appendix? You could be missing out
A new study suggests this seemingly useless organ may have a use after all.
If you like eating meat, listen up 
If you like eating meat, listen up
While you may be at the top of the food chain, one study suggests you may also have an increased risk of earlier death.
Infographic: 4 signs you’re not getting enough potassium 
Infographic: 4 signs you’re not getting enough potassium
Tired? Constipated? You may be lacking potassium. A family medicine physician explains some of the subtle symptoms.
Infographic: Is your house making you fat? 
Infographic: Is your house making you fat?
Did you know a cooler house can help with weight loss? An expert offers three tips to help with your diet.
Ask a Doc: Should everyone over 40 be on cholesterol meds? 
Ask a Doc: Should everyone over 40 be on cholesterol meds?
A cardiologist weighs in on the latest recommendations for statins use from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.