Articles by "Johnna Kelly"

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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Nurses serve veterans through Honor Flight Chicago 
Nurses serve veterans through Honor Flight Chicago
Advocate nurses serve as medical guardians during a day-trip to Washington, DC, to visit war memorials.
Runners: Exercise caution this Spring 
Runners: Exercise caution this Spring
Make the transition from the treadmill to an outdoor trail smooth and injury-free.
The eating disorder you may have and not even realize 
The eating disorder you may have and not even realize
If you answer ‘yes’ to just three of these questions, you might want to seek help.
12 steps to allergy-proof your home  Featured
12 steps to allergy-proof your home
Is your home contributing to your sniffles and sneezes?
This may be sabotaging your diet 
This may be sabotaging your diet
Not all mason jar salads and slow-cooker meals are created equal.
Feeling sad or stressed? This may help brighten your mood 
Feeling sad or stressed? This may help brighten your mood
New research reveals a common practice can actually increase positive feelings and make you more appreciative.
Are robot surgeons in your future? 
Are robot surgeons in your future?
Researchers suggest that intelligent, next-generation robotic systems can decrease complications and save lives. Find out the latest.