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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Why surgeons typically don’t ‘crack your chest open’ anymore 
Why surgeons typically don’t ‘crack your chest open’ anymore
Robots, special long instruments and even microscopic tools contribute to this kind of surgery.
Have you added this to your nighttime routine? 
Have you added this to your nighttime routine?
1 of the 5 senses you may be forgetting about as you prepare for bed.
Men’s health treatments you didn’t know existed  Featured
Men’s health treatments you didn’t know existed
Doctors have found innovative ways to treat common conditions.
Being allowed to be yourself 
Being allowed to be yourself
Ken Elledge, Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, DEI, Filipino, culture, Aurora West Allis Medical Center.
His heart stopped seven times, but he’s alive today 
His heart stopped seven times, but he’s alive today
A burning feeling in his chest was the first sign to Carl that something was wrong.
How to talk to your older relative about their health 
How to talk to your older relative about their health
A geriatrician advises what to do. And what not to do.
Cancer free in time for Mother’s Day 
Cancer free in time for Mother’s Day
Now she reminds everyone to get their mammogram.