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Roundup: Where To Ice Skate In Boston This Winter

Lace up those skates, pull on that winter coat, and step on the ice. Here’s where the whole family can enjoy a “Winter Wonderland” ice […]

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Roundup: Juice Bars In Boston

Juices and smoothies are a great way to have a quick meal on the go and get some much-needed nutrients. Here’s where you can find […]

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High School Dating Violence Rates Unchanged For 12 Years, Study Says

A new study by researchers at the Boston University School of Public Health (BUSPH) indicates that high school students are being abused at a disturbing […]

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Boston Doctor Receives National Award For Alzheimer’s Research

Alzheimer’s disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. In addition, between 2000 and 2010, the number of mortalities as a […]

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A Healthy Diet Costs More, Study Says

The reality of eating well, as any health nut will tell you, is that good-for-you food is not exactly good for your wallet. They don’t […]

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Q&A: F*** Skinny Blogger Laura Ingalls

Boston area health coach Laura Ingalls has an infectiously passionate personality that shines through her blog, F*** Skinny. With no holds barred, Ingalls tells the […]

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Roundup: Locally Roasted Coffee in Boston

If you’re looking to warm up in this winter, try one of these locally roasted cups of coffee in the Boston area. Wired Puppy Specialty […]

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ADHD Study at Boston University Questions Medications

In 2011, more than six million children and adolescents in the U.S. were diagnosed with ADHD (Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder), and that number grows every year. According […]

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Roundup: Kids Yoga Classes

Boston-area moms (including Gisele herself) are rolling out their yoga mats and bringing the kids. And studios are getting in on the action by offering […]

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Roundup: December Race Calendar

The holiday season has begun and what better way to celebrate and burn off those extra holiday pounds than with a December road race? Choose from […]

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Q&A: Nutritionist And Marathon Runner Meghan Hamrock

North Carolina transplant Meghan Hamrock is now a Boston-based nutritionist, marathon runner, and Tufts grad. Unlike other diet plans, Hamrock’s approach to nutrition doesn’t focus […]

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Boston Children’s Develops Robot Hand Device

Opposable thumbs are vital to our daily lives. They allow us to hold objects, open doors, write, eat, and text. But for some children who […]

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Eating Nuts Could Mean Healthier, Longer Lives

This year, you can finally feel good about nibbling on those spiced nuts on Christmas Eve. A large group of Boston researchers say that snacking […]

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Roundup: Kickboxing Near Boston

Kickboxing is a great way to stay warm this winter while also improving your heart health. But next to the popularity of workouts like yoga, […]

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Ask The Expert: Winter Skin Care Tips

The temperatures are dropping, the cold wind is kicking up, the snow is bound to start falling any day now (sorry, but it’s true). You […]