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Holly Brenza
Holly Brenza

Holly Brenza, health enews contributor, is the public affairs coordinator at Advocate Children's Hospital. She is a graduate of the University of Illinois at Chicago. In her free time, Holly enjoys reading, watching the White Sox and Blackhawks, playing with her dog, Bear and running her cats' Instagram account, @strangefurthings.

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6 common hip replacement myths busted 
6 common hip replacement myths busted
Hip pain and arthritis aren’t just part of getting older.
This procedure can relieve pain, weakness and numbness 
This procedure can relieve pain, weakness and numbness
In just six weeks’ time, patients are experiencing a dramatic improvement.
How to deal with picky eating 
How to deal with picky eating
It’s a common concern among parents. Here’s what you should know.
Stressed out: How prolonged stress affects your thyroid functions 
Stressed out: How prolonged stress affects your thyroid functions
Experiencing stress is a part of everyday life, but continued stress over an extended period can have harmful effects on the entire body.
How to identify signs of depression in your child or teen 
How to identify signs of depression in your child or teen
Symptoms can vary based on age, gender and the child.
Emergency room visits are on the rise for this condition 
Emergency room visits are on the rise for this condition
New reports from the CDC suggest the pandemic may be behind the rise.
How the Healthy Active Living Program changed Makai’s life 
How the Healthy Active Living Program changed Makai’s life
His mom Jean said it’s made a lasting impact on the entire family.