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.


Rocking the Boat

Why indoor rowing is poised to overtake cycling as Boston’s biggest boutique fitness craze.


In Case You Missed It, These Are Boston’s Best Fitness Instructors

According to ClassPass.


Five Healthy (and Active) Winter Date Ideas Around Boston

There are only so many Netflix series two people can watch.


The Esplanade’s Free Winter Fitness Series Returns This Year

With workouts hosted by the November Project and Lynx Fitness Club.


You Don’t Have to Feel Guilty for Eating Your Favorite Super Bowl Dishes

Eat whatever the hell you want.


Why You Should Stop Assuming Size Has Anything to Do with Health

Learn to embrace the Health at Every Size principles, and stop judging people based on their size.


Here’s What You Need to Know about the Coronavirus

The virus, originating in Wuhan China, has killed at least 106 people so far.


A New Plant-Based Eatery Is Landing in South Boston

Inspired by Middle Eastern flavors, Lulu Green is set to open on January 30.


Is Smoking Weed as Bad for Your Heart as Cigarettes?

Nearly two million adults with heart disease report using marijuana.


The Boston Fitness Scene Is about to Get Way Cooler

An update on new classes, state-of-the-art expansions, and studios coming to the Hub soon.


Check Out the Boston Parks Free Winter Fitness Series

Including bootcamp, yoga, strength training, and more.


As Everything in Your Life Speeds Up, the Wellness Industry Is Saying "Slow Down"

Recovery is the name of the game in 2020.


Jillian Michaels’ Criticism of Lizzo’s Body Shows How Problematic the Fitness Industry Can Be

Lizzo gives us hope for a future in fitness that doesn’t need to look whitewashed and skinny.

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The BPH Confirms a Second Case of the Measles in Three Months

They’ve also released a list of the places the person, a Northeastern student, visited.


You’re Not Imagining Things: The Flu Is Worse This Year

It’s not too late to get vaccinated.