Archives: Ask the expert

Read Tribune question-and-answer interviews with health and lifestyle experts on a wide range of topics.

  • Neurologist offers insight into seizure disorder

    Neurologist offers insight into seizure disorder

    Federal official's crashes last month brought publicity to condition

  • Understanding preeclampsia, a pregnancy disorder

    Understanding preeclampsia, a pregnancy disorder

    Obstetric researchers have made much progress in the last decade to increase the safety of pregnancy and childbirth. But preeclampsia — a potentially life-threatening disorder — has continued to be a stubborn foe that affects almost 300,000 women annually. May is Preeclampsia Awareness Month, and...

  • Ask the Expert: End-of-life spending

    Ask the Expert: End-of-life spending

    Investigative journalist Amanda Bennett probes her family's journey through the complex and confusing world of illness, treatment and end-of-life care

  • Pay attention to your feet

    Pay attention to your feet

    Podiatrist tells how to toe the line on foot health

  • Instilling healthy eating habits in kids is a mission, not a war

    Instilling healthy eating habits in kids is a mission, not a war

    Dr. Laura Jana and Dr. Jennifer Shu are co-authors of a new, updated edition of "Food Fights" — a real world guide to meeting the nutritional challenges of parenthood. The two pediatrician moms have cultivated a laid-back approach to instill healthy eating habits, without turning the dinner table...

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