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Johnna Kelly
Johnna Kelly

Johnna Kelly, healthe news contributor, is a manager of public affairs and marketing at Good Samaritan Hospital in Downers Grove. She is a former newspaper reporter and spent nearly 10 years as a public relations professional working for state and county government. During her time as a communications staffer for the Illinois General Assembly, she was integral in drafting and passing legislation creating Andrea's Law, the nation's first murderer registry. In her spare time, she volunteers at a local homeless shelter, enjoys traveling, photography and watching the Chicago Bulls.

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Do you know the signs of lactose intolerance? 
Do you know the signs of lactose intolerance?
More than 50 million people experience it. Can you spot the symptoms?
6 tips to boost your workout 
6 tips to boost your workout
Incorporate this easy advice to get more out of your cardio sessions and help meet your weight loss goals.
Infographic: Drop sizes with these 9 tips 
Infographic: Drop sizes with these 9 tips
Try out these life hacks to re-train your brain and avoid overeating.
If you want a successful workout, don’t do this 
If you want a successful workout, don’t do this
New research shows participating in this activity while working out can actually be dangerous.
What are the leading causes of stress for Americans? 
What are the leading causes of stress for Americans?
According to one survey, extreme stress levels are rising. Take a look at the top offenders; they may surprise you.
From the heart: Nurse knits newborn hats to educate families about heart disease 
From the heart: Nurse knits newborn hats to educate families about heart disease
See what inspired an Advocate Nurse to knit hats for the American Heart Association campaign.
Eating egg whites? Here’s why “healthier” may be holding your muscles back  Featured
Eating egg whites? Here’s why “healthier” may be holding your muscles back
A new study might make you reconsider parts of your diet.