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Holly Brenza
Holly Brenza

Holly Brenza, health enews contributor, is a public affairs manager at Advocate Health Care in Downers Grove. She is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago. In her free time, Holly enjoys reading, watching the White Sox and Blackhawks and playing with her dog, Bear and cats, Demi and Elle.

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Always feel like you need a vacation from work?  Featured
Always feel like you need a vacation from work?
A recent survey of Americans’ feelings on work and well-being reveals fascinating – and alarming – results.
Is this increasing your risk of developing kidney stones?  Featured
Is this increasing your risk of developing kidney stones?
Certain medications may be to blame.
4 major clues you aren’t getting enough sleep 
4 major clues you aren’t getting enough sleep
Common symptoms may actually be telltale signs you should be counting more sheep.
Here’s why you might want to think twice before swimming, according to a new CDC report 
Here’s why you might want to think twice before swimming, according to a new CDC report
Read this before taking a dip.
This hygiene product can be deadly – whether or not it’s organic  Featured
This hygiene product can be deadly – whether or not it’s organic
Think you’re making a safer choice?
Want to know when and how many kids you’ll have?  Featured
Want to know when and how many kids you’ll have?
With more women having kids later, scientists set out to determine what influences their reproductive decisions.
Do you need your gallbladder removed? 
Do you need your gallbladder removed?
After suffering a painful attack, should you be heading under the knife?