Articles by "Holly Brenza"

Holly Brenza
Holly Brenza

Holly Brenza, health enews contributor, is a public affairs coordinator 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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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.
What are the best ways to treat hot flashes? 
What are the best ways to treat hot flashes?
A study looks at treatment options for women.
Who gets a kidney? 
Who gets a kidney?
Choosing who receives an organ is a complex process.
How a kidney stone interrupted my life 
How a kidney stone interrupted my life
I never thought my first week of a new job would play out like this.
Is your child overscheduled?  Featured
Is your child overscheduled?
Here’s how to plan activities while still letting your kid just be a kid.
Energy drinks may pack a deadly punch 
Energy drinks may pack a deadly punch
Learn the dangerous effects of energy drinks on the heart.
A certain spice a day keeps inflammation at bay 
A certain spice a day keeps inflammation at bay
New research reveals that using turmeric in your food may lessen inflammation.