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Carla Chavez

Carla Chavez, health enews contributor, is a public affairs intern at Advocate Health Care in Downers Grove. She is currently a senior attending DePaul University. In her free time, she enjoys running, making smoothies and trying new fruits.

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Check out these 5 cancer-fighting foods  Featured
Check out these 5 cancer-fighting foods
7.6 million people die from cancer every year. Eating these foods may help reduce your risk.
5 ways to protect your heart 
5 ways to protect your heart
A healthy ticker pays dividends. Check out changes you can make right now.
8 food parts you shouldn’t throw away  Featured
8 food parts you shouldn’t throw away
Orange peels? Watermelon rind? You may be discarding extra antioxidants and folate that can boost your diet.