Jenni Whalen

Jenni Whalen is the summer 2013 Hub Health intern. She is a graduate student studying journalism at Boston University. Originally from Seattle, Jenni teaches high school and college-level journalism and communication courses at BU. She's been published on Boston.com, USA Today College, AZ Central Healthy Living, Huff Post College, and HerCampus.com. When she's not writing or teaching, you can find Jenni cooking, running, or checking out the coolest new fitness classes in Boston.

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Newton’s Mayor Hung Out With Michelle Obama

FLOTUS was honoring cities and towns that took part in the Let’s Move initiative.

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Boston Hospitals Need Your Blood

Brigham and Women’s and Dana-Farber are experiencing blood shortages.

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Humans Throw Better Than Any Other Species

Thank you, evolution.

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Ask The Expert: How Often Should I Replace My Running Shoes?

The truth about your running shoe’s lifespan.

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What Makes Some Cancers More Aggressive Than Others?

Researchers in Cambridge may have just found out.

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Local Pharmaceutical Company Gets FDA Nod

The new drug for bipolar disorder targets depressive symptoms.

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Roundup: Local Boxing Gyms

Get a work out that will (literally) kick your butt.

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Q&A: Therapeutic Yoga Instructor Kate Graham

The mental health guru explains the benefits of using yoga to heal pain.

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Roundup: July Road Races

Get out and run this month.

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Roundup: Sports Equipment Rentals

Pick up a rental bike or kayak at one of these local shops.

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Drug Resistant Anemia May Not Be So Resistant

Researchers in Cambridge are studying the disease.

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Massachusetts Residents Love Their Fruits and Veggies

The state ranked highly in a ’vegetable intake’ study.

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Ask the Expert: Can You Think Yourself Thin?

Forget what you’ve heard, this may be for real.

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Boston Children’s Starts Asthma Initiative

Focusing on low-income areas, the hospital hopes to reduce enviromental causes of asthma at home.

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Summer Fears and Phobias

Why you may experience brontophobia or apiphobia this summer.