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Holly Brenza
Holly Brenza

Holly Brenza, health enews contributor, is a public affairs coordinator 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 cats.

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Are you underestimating how much you’re eating?  Featured
Are you underestimating how much you’re eating?
You may think you know how much you consume each day, but some common culprits can quietly add up.
Warning: Just looking at junk food can slow you down  Featured
Warning: Just looking at junk food can slow you down
Are these donuts distracting you? Learn why.
Black Friday shopping? Beware of these health hazards 
Black Friday shopping? Beware of these health hazards
If you’re hitting the stores today, here’s what you need to know.
Here’s how your living situation could be affecting your fertility 
Here’s how your living situation could be affecting your fertility
You may be surprised.
Is this common medication raising your stomach cancer risk? 
Is this common medication raising your stomach cancer risk?
Just how harmful is it?
The surprising reason you may be at an increased risk of early menopause 
The surprising reason you may be at an increased risk of early menopause
Find out why certain women may be 30 percent more likely to undergo menopause before 45.
This may make you reconsider your midday meal choice  Featured
This may make you reconsider your midday meal choice
Ready for lunch? Read this before you eat.