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Sonja Vojcic
Sonja Vojcic

Sonja Vojcic, health enews contributor, is a marketing manager at Advocate Health Care in Downers Grove, Ill. She has several years of international public relations and marketing experience with a Master’s degree in Communications from DePaul University. In her free time, Sonja enjoys spending time with her family, travelling, and keeping up with the latest health news and fashion trends.

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A simple screening saved my life  Featured
A simple screening saved my life
At the age of 65, Mary Debrick-Johnson got a lung screening even though she had no symptoms or signs of cancer. When the results came in, they found a tumor.
The health condition that scares Americans most 
The health condition that scares Americans most
It may not be the leading cause of death in the U.S., but a new survey finds people believe it’s the most pressing health challenge.
Pee problems, part II: Top pelvic floor disorders and how to treat them 
Pee problems, part II: Top pelvic floor disorders and how to treat them
More than a third of women in the US have one of these disorders. Learn more.
A hidden danger of bounce houses 
A hidden danger of bounce houses
Most parents are aware of the risks of a tipped over bounce house. But new research is shedding light on another health hazard.
What’s it like to work with Olympic swimmers like Michael Phelps? 
What’s it like to work with Olympic swimmers like Michael Phelps?
A physical therapist who treats swimming phenoms shares his stories.
How safe are amusement park rides?  Featured
How safe are amusement park rides?
Researchers find thousands of kids are hurt each year as a result of these fun summer outings.
The science behind being “hangry” 
The science behind being “hangry”
Before you snap at a coworker or friend, consider what’s responsible for your irritable mood.