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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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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.
Have you hit your friendship peak? 
Have you hit your friendship peak?
It isn’t easy maintaining relationships as you age.
Exercise might help people with this disease 
Exercise might help people with this disease
A new study lays out the benefits of being active.
If you want a successful workout, don’t do this 
If you want a successful workout, don’t do this
New research shows participating in this activity while working out can actually be dangerous.
Twin’s diagnosis prevented her sister from developing the same cancer 
Twin’s diagnosis prevented her sister from developing the same cancer
“I was healthy before all of this happened.”
Could this meal be the key to your weight loss plan? 
Could this meal be the key to your weight loss plan?
Instead of packing a salad for lunch, you may want to do this.