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Eight Boston-Based Food Bloggers to Follow on Instagram

Whether it’s apps, YouTube, or books, there are endless possibilities for finding healthy lifestyle inspiration. But among all of these, Instagram still reigns supreme. Not […]

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Why One Woman Ran a Boston 10k Dressed as a Tampon

The average American woman will use more than 12,000 tampons in her life and spend approximately $11,000 on feminine hygiene products alone. In cities across the […]

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CHA Is Offering a Day of Free Health Screenings for Uninsured Women

On October 26, women, trans men, and non-binary folks who lack insurance have the opportunity to receive free health screenings during an all day event […]

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This Robot Wants to Carry Your Groceries for You

As a Bostonian, your commute is probably a pretty important factor in deciding where you work, play, and live. And having an easy one, especially in a […]

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These Are the Healthiest Types of Nuts for Better Snacking

Whether you’re consuming them in butters, milks, baked goods, sauces, or just out of the container, there’s no denying that nuts have taken over as […]

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How One Doctor Is Changing the Face of Breast Cancer Care at the Mass General Cancer Center

Amy Comander knew from an early age that she would be a doctor someday. While other kids were set on becoming astronauts or sports stars, […]

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17 Spooky Halloween Themed Races and Fun Runs in New England

It’s no secret fall in New England is something special. From the leaf-peeping throughout Vermont and cider donuts at Red Apple Farms, there are plenty […]

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Boston Health Officials Confirm a Case of Measles in the South End

As if the threat of contracting EEE and the confusion swirling around the vaping illness weren’t enough, the Boston Public Health commission has confirmed a […]

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Ask the Expert: Dr. Jeannie Chung

Dr. Jeannie Chung started her career as a neck and face plastic surgeon at two dermatology practices in the Boston area in 2005. After gaining […]

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CTE Risk in Football Players Doubles Every Five Years, New Study Finds

Football season is well underway, but as we gear up for the Pats game Thursday night, let’s cross our fingers that the boys avoid particularly […]

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Vaping Illness Effects Are Similar to Mustard Gas Injuries, Report Says

With so little information available, the mysterious vaping illness that continues to rock the country has resulted in widespread anxiety as authorities struggle to understand the disease. […]

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Nine Healthy Cookbooks to Inspire Your Next Meal

In the age of the internet, cookbooks may seem like an outdated idea, but they’re still a useful tool. Not only are cookbooks a great way to […]

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3 Unique Issues Young Women with Breast Cancer Should Ask Their Doctor About

Will I be able to have a baby? Will the treatment trigger early menopause? What about my sex life? These are some of the most […]

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5 Things Women Under 40 Should Know About Breast Cancer

A breast cancer diagnosis can be shocking news for a young woman to hear, especially since it’s so rare. Confusion over what to do next […]

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The Innovative New Surgery Helping Young Women with Breast Cancer Heal Beautifully

Breast cancer among women under 40 is rare, yet still affects thousands of women nationwide. No matter your age, a cancer diagnosis causes anxiety and […]