Articles for Tag: "Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center"

New treatment for women at higher risk of breast cancer 
New treatment for women at higher risk of breast cancer
Though mammograms are the standard for breast cancer screening, a new tool has emerged to assist in evaluating dense breast tissue.
Breast cancer at 26 
Breast cancer at 26
Lauren Wakefield was just 26-years-old when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. Find out why she says the experience has changed her 100 percent.
Men can get breast cancer too  Featured
Men can get breast cancer too
Even though breast cancer in men is rare, they are still at risk. Read one man’s journey with the disease.
5 healthy fast food replacements 
5 healthy fast food replacements
New York Times best-selling author suggests healthy food options, recipes and alternatives to drive-thru meals.
Regular bedtime may improve kids’ behavior 
Regular bedtime may improve kids’ behavior
Researchers believe that the time your child gets to sleep may actually affect their mood. Find out why.
Debunking the ‘carbo-loading’ myth 
Debunking the ‘carbo-loading’ myth
Don’t overlook the importance of the right nutrition as you train for a marathon. Here’s what every marathoner should know.
Are pro athletes encouraging unhealthy eating? 
Are pro athletes encouraging unhealthy eating?
High profile sports figures are paid big bucks to pitch products, but your teens may be the ones paying the price.