Articles by "Ben Hoekstra"

Ben Hoekstra
Ben Hoekstra

Ben Hoekstra is a public affairs coordinator with Advocate Aurora Health. He previously worked in marketing and PR for various Milwaukee nonprofits and received his master’s degree in Corporate Communications from Marquette University. He enjoys the outdoors, cooking, and all things Milwaukee.

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Is diabetes hereditary? 
Is diabetes hereditary?
Find out your risk.
Are you cleaning your house too much? 
Are you cleaning your house too much?
An expert weighs in on how cleaning is correlated to your immune system.
Even 30 seconds later, he might have died 
Even 30 seconds later, he might have died
When his heart stopped nine times, every second mattered.
6 things to expect during a baby’s first checkup 
6 things to expect during a baby’s first checkup
What a pediatrician looks for while your newborn is in the hospital.
Headache vs. Migraine  Featured
Headache vs. Migraine
Know the difference – and when to see someone.
Treating her heart from 1,400 miles away 
Treating her heart from 1,400 miles away
Learn how a heart implant allows doctors to check her condition from anywhere.
7 warning signs of suicide 
7 warning signs of suicide
There is help available.