Tessa Yannone

Wellness Editor

Tessa Yannone covers health and fitness news in the city as the Wellness Editor at Boston, and is also CSCS-certified strength coach. She's from the great state of Ohio and studied journalism at Indiana University.

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Wellness

Five Campgrounds Now Accepting Reservations in Massachusetts

Get out of the house…and into a tent.

Wellness

Explore the City with These Six Urban Bike Trips

Each trip is complete with scenic trails and places to take a pit stop and grab some food.

Wellness

Mental Health Resources for the Black and Brown Community in Boston

Find healing through these online communities and therapy databases.

Wellness

Oxford Gym Racks up $8,000 in Fines as Owner Refuses to Shut Down

Dozens gathered on Saturday in the parking lot of Prime Fitness and Nutrition to show their support.

Wellness

How to Make Sure Your Anti-Racism Work Is a Lifelong Endeavor

A Boston University sociologist offers tips on how to sustain your activism work for the long haul—not just while the topic is hot.

Wellness

How to Help Children Cope with Depression and Anxiety Right Now

School may be out for summer, but it could be anything but relaxing.

Wellness

Coping With the Crisis

Still feeling all the feels several months into this pandemic? You don’t have to go it alone.

Wellness

Marty Walsh Declared Racism a Public Health Issue. Here’s Why

“What affects the most vulnerable will affect us all,” Walsh says.

Wellness

Nine Black Fitness Professionals to Follow on Instagram

They’re inspiring and empowering Bostonians everywhere to be better.

City Life

Here’s Where You Can Donate to Support the Black Community in Boston and Beyond

Offer money, supplies, or your time to these organizations furthering the call for equality and equity.

Wellness

As Protests Continue, Health Officials Advise Activists: Keep Masks On

Here’s how protesters can do their best to stay safe during the coronavirus pandemic.

Wellness

Mourning the 2020 Boston Marathon That Never Was

Celebrating all the moments we’ll miss the most, and cherish in our hearts, until we can congregate on Boylston again.

Wellness

Without Extra Help, Some Boston Gyms Face Grim Futures Long Before Phase Three

Some gym owners have accepted their fate, but others are pushing back against Gov. Baker’s directive.

Wellness

Kripalu Is Shutting Down until 2021 and Laying Off 450 Employees

The yoga center hopes to reopen next year.

Wellness

Gyms May Not Be Open, but We Can Look Forward to Outdoor Fitness

While wearing a mask and abiding by strict social distancing guidelines.