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City Life

When the Rollout Ramps Up, What Do We Do about Vaccine Line-Cutters?

For this early, and admittedly very “bumpy,” phase of the vaccine rollout in Massachusetts, much of the focus has been on making sure the right […]

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Wellness

Our 2021 Top Doctors List Is Here

Living in the cradle of modern medicine has its benefits: Namely, having access to the world’s best physicians for everything from a simple checkup to […]

Wellness

The Interview: State Rep. and Emergency Physician Jon Santiago

Jon Santiago first caught Bostonians’ eye when he defeated the beloved 35-year incumbent Byron Rushing for a seat in the state House of Representatives two […]

Weddings

Get Fit with Your Partner before Your Big Day with These Five Virtual Classes

FOR CARDIO Charlotte Huguenor A newlywed herself, this Saugus-based CorePower studio manager often streams her full-body workouts over Instagram Live, Zoom, and YouTube with her […]

Travel

COVID vs. the Ski Industry

The morning of March 12 at Jay Peak ski resort in Vermont’s Green Mountains, was, by all accounts, a bluebird day. That’s old-school, ski-bum speak […]

Wellness

Shake off 2020 With Tension and Trauma Release Exercises

It may have been a warm autumn day outside, but inside a fitness room at the new Miraval wellness resort in the Berkshires, the light […]

Wellness

This Fall, Hit the Apple Orchards with New Sneakers Designed by Aly Raisman

Six-time Olympic medalist and Needham native Aly Raisman is continuing her long-running collaboration with local Boston shoe company York Athletics Mfg. to launch a pair […]

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Wellness

The Dentist Will Screen You Now

Way back when, during the simpler days of December, I made a routine appointment for a teeth cleaning. It was the sort of thing I […]

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Wellness

The 2020 Top Dentists List Is Here

Let’s be honest: After months of quarantine baking, our pearly whites could all use a little extra TLC right now. But if you’ve recently moved […]

Wellness

Ever Considered Joining a Polo Club? Now’s Your Chance

The year 2020 has brought many surprises, but if you’d asked me on New Year’s Eve if this was the year I would pick up […]

Wellness

Inside Boston’s Looming Mental Health Crisis

Read more about Boston’s mental health crisis If I asked how you are doing today, how would you answer? You might say “pretty well”—after all, […]

City Life

Has the COVID-19 Pandemic Marked the End of Casual Sex?

Not long after the virus first hit, I was in a committed relationship, so casual sex wasn’t really an issue. When the relationship ended, though, […]

City Life

Could COVID-19 Have Escaped from a Lab?

In January, as she watched the news about a novel virus spreading out of control in China, Alina Chan braced for a shutdown. The molecular […]

Wellness

Everything You Need To Know about the Virtual Boston Marathon

The cancellation of the Boston Marathon this year—for the first time in 124 years—is one of the many great cultural casualties of COVID-19. There are […]

Wellness

Debunking the Most Common Instagram Fitness Myths

The Insta-Myth: Everything you see on the ’Gram is real. Reality Check: Given that we’re all spending more time on social media, it’s easier than […]