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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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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.
Are your clothes dangerous? 
Are your clothes dangerous?
The wrong shoes, pants and purse can cause you harm. Find out how.
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.
Families who do this at dinner are less likely to be obese 
Families who do this at dinner are less likely to be obese
Simple changes to your evening meal may help to avoid extra pounds.
Constipated? Try these simple tips 
Constipated? Try these simple tips
An expert advises how to get your GI tract on track.
Got the winter blues? Try these 3 things  Featured
Got the winter blues? Try these 3 things
Planning to hibernate this winter? You may want to rethink your plans for the sake of your psyche.