Articles by "Johnna Kelly"

Johnna Kelly
Johnna Kelly

Johnna Kelly, healthe news contributor, is a manager of public affairs and marketing at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn. 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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Families who do this at dinner are less likely to be overweight 
Families who do this at dinner are less likely to be overweight
Simple changes to your evening meal may help to avoid extra pounds.
What you need to know about this preventable cancer  Featured
What you need to know about this preventable cancer
Do you know the warning signs?
Constipated? Try these simple tips 
Constipated? Try these simple tips
An expert advises how to get your GI tract on track.
Do you know the signs of lactose intolerance? 
Do you know the signs of lactose intolerance?
Can you spot the symptoms?
Can stress make you sick?  Featured
Can stress make you sick?
Here’s how stress turns into problems for your body.
Are you less heavy than you think?  Featured
Are you less heavy than you think?
Body dysmorphic disorder blurs the line between reality and perception.
One way to recover from surgery faster 
One way to recover from surgery faster
This has worked for cancers in the head and neck.