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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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What happens when you crack your knuckles? 
What happens when you crack your knuckles?
A study looked at why we hear a popping sound when knuckles get cracked.
Being bilingual may help stroke patients 
Being bilingual may help stroke patients
After a stroke, those who speak multiple languages are more likely to regain normal cognitive functions.
How watching TV impacts your health 
How watching TV impacts your health
A study links television viewing to poor health, including an increased risk of death.
Prostate cancer patient writes book to share story  Featured
Prostate cancer patient writes book to share story
Helmut Stefan hopes to raise awareness about the disease.
Does your marriage need an annual performance review? 
Does your marriage need an annual performance review?
A study finds that a yearly check-up can increase relationship satisfaction. Here’s how to get started.
This iPhone feature could save your life 
This iPhone feature could save your life
Learn more about an app that can provide helpful information to medical personnel in an emergency.
Americans are replacing saturated fats with unhealthy options 
Americans are replacing saturated fats with unhealthy options
Instead of turning to refined carbs, try these healthier swaps.