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This Massachusetts City Just Won a National Health Award

It’s time for Chelsea to make some space in the trophy case. The waterfront city is one of eight recipients of this year’s Robert Wood […]

Night Nation Run
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A 5K for People Who Like to Party Is Coming to Massachusetts

The average 5K comes with a crack-of-dawn start time. But now, finally, there’s an option for the night owls. The Night Nation Run, which bills […]

Wellness

Maura Healey Expands Opioid Manufacturer Investigation

Attorney General Maura Healey is expanding an investigation into dubious practices at major opioid manufacturers and distributors, in hopes of uncovering the truth about their […]

Cats
Wellness

Science Says You Should Get Your Kids a Pet

A new study says pets, particularly cats, may have health benefits for (very) young children. According to the research, which was published Tuesday in the Journal […]

Wellness

Treat Yourself with These 11 Healthy Baked Doughnut Recipes

Let’s be honest: Bakery doughnuts are basically glorified pieces of cake. But these homemade baked doughnuts recipes actually make for easy (and delicious) on-the-go breakfasts—minus […]

Kale Caesar
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Five Healthy Dinner Recipes You Can Make in 25 Minutes

In our constantly over-scheduled and over-stimulated lives, food often becomes an afterthought. We eat breakfast on our way out the door, scarf down lunch at […]

Fresh Truck
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Fresh Truck Now Carries Even More Healthy Food

After four years of cruising Boston’s streets, Fresh Truck got a facelift. The mobile market on wheels, which brings healthy, affordable food to people all over […]

Wellness

23 Healthy Things to Do This Week

Monday, September 18 Yotel Meditation Mondays: Start your week on a calm note with guided Monday morning meditations on the Yotel’s rooftop. $15, 8 a.m. Yotel, […]

MIT tiny cup mold
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Tiny Cups May Pave the Way for Multi-Dose Vaccines

Tiny, biodegradable cups could revolutionize drug delivery and vaccines, thanks to a team of MIT researchers. In a new study, MIT engineers describe a novel […]

Kilachand Center
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BU Establishes Health and Science Research Center with Massive Donation

The largest gift in Boston University’s history helped establish a brand new facility dedicated to bridging the gap between life sciences, medicine, and engineering. Fueled […]

Arts & Entertainment

Weekend Warriors: Date Ideas for the Active and Outdoorsy

Welcome to our Date Night series! Each week, we’ll share a new set of recommendations for you and your sweetheart. The couple that sweats together stays together. We […]

Rachael and Beccy
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Two Identical Twins Gave Birth at Mount Auburn Hospital, Just Hours Apart

It started as a joke. When 34-year-old identical twins Beccy Pistone and Rachael McGeoch found themselves pregnant at the same time, they’d often laugh about […]

Wellness

10 Healthy Latte Recipes to Make This Fall

No matter how you feel about PSLs, it’s hard to resist the allure of an indulgent beverage on a crisp autumn day. To get you […]

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Former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy to Speak in Boston

Former United States Surgeon General Vivek Murthy—who, before that, was a physician at Brigham and Women’s Hospital—will pay a visit to his old stomping grounds […]

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Stronger Returns Home for Premiere at Spaulding Rehab Hospital

When the red carpet rolled out for Stronger, the upcoming film based on the memoir by Boston Marathon bombing survivor Jeff Bauman, it wasn’t at a […]