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.


Nearly 10,000 People’s Data Exposed in Breach at MGH

An unauthorized third party accessed data in two computer programs used by researchers.

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Dana-Farber Nurses Are Some of the Best

Like all things from Boston. Let us tell you why.

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Five Boozy Fitness Events to Check Out

Exercise and happy hour have collided.

Boston's first spin studio

Boston’s First Spin Studio Was Never Supposed to Be About Fitness

Recycle Studio closes on August 16 and founder Cate Brinch has some things to say.


Boston Equinox Instructors: Don’t Blame Us

"This company has been built on the backs of the instructors."

REI Boston

REI Is Hosting a Ton of Free Outdoor Events This Weekend

Including bike-shares, yoga classes, ferry rides, and more.


Peek Inside Nantucket’s First Cannabis Dispensary

The Green Lady is set to open this weekend.

Sweat Fixx Amesbury

Sweat Fixx Is Expanding to the North Shore

Its fifth location will open in Amesbury on September 21.

Patriot Place skydiving

Patriot Place Is Getting an Indoor Skydiving Facility

Ever wonder what it feels like to fly? Now’s your chance.


This Adventure Company Is Making It Easier for Bostonians to Get Outside

For Ridj-it, accessibility is so much more than carpooling.

Mamava breastfeeding

Check Out This Fancy Free-Standing Breastfeeding Suite

A brand new one just landed on the South Shore, but you can find six of them throughout the city.

fecal transplant

These Two Boston Hospitals Rank Among the Best in the Nation

Can you guess which ones they are?


Make a Splash

You’ll want to test out your sea legs with one of these swimming-based workouts.

eating disorders

What This Local Entrepreneur Wants You to Know about Eating Disorders

She created the Brave Box as a way to spread her message and help others.

Massachusetts General Hospital

Massachusetts General Hospital Is Having an Identity Crisis

No one can agree on what to call it. So soon, the hospital will debut a new, single nickname.