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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These two factors can triple your depression risk 
These two factors can triple your depression risk
An estimated 15 million Americans suffer from depression. Understanding who’s most at risk is the key to early intervention.
Minimally invasive surgery greatly impacts man’s quality of life: “I’m amazed.” 
Minimally invasive surgery greatly impacts man’s quality of life: “I’m amazed.”
John Cooling’s back and leg pain was once so debilitating that he couldn’t walk.
When fashion becomes dangerous 
When fashion becomes dangerous
The wrong style choices may lead you down a painful path.
Could changing your meal schedule lead to weight loss? 
Could changing your meal schedule lead to weight loss?
Will adjusting when you eat help you burn more fat and lose weight?
Here’s how to get fit – and stay fit – as you age 
Here’s how to get fit – and stay fit – as you age
Learn how to maintain muscle mass and flexibility in every decade of life.
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.