Two Athleisure Pop-Ups Get Permanent Locations

  Legit Activewear is in good wellness company at The Street in Chestnut Hill: It counts David’s Tea, Juice Press, and Barry’s Bootcamp as its neighbors. […]

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Berkshires to Boston Bike Tour Announces Its Last Run

Berkshires to Boston, a 240-plus-mile bike tour that crosses the Bay State, will hold its last ride in 2018. The race, organized by Gary and Maureen […]


Somerville Yoga Company Wins Mastercard Grow Your Biz Contest

Rachel Estapa, founder of yoga company More to Love, saw the opportunity to enter Mastercard’s Grow Your Biz Contest on Twitter just a few days […]


A Guide to Healthy Eating During the Holiday Season

Five Boston wellness pros share their secrets to enjoying without overindulging during the most wonderfully gluttonous time of the year.


Ask the Expert: Why Do I Get Sick So Much?

Welcome to our Ask the Expert series, in which our panel of health experts answers your wellness questions. Here, Tufts Medical Center’s Prianka Chawla preps you for […]


EF Is Building a Huge Public Wellness Space in Cambridge

EF Education First is building fitness paradise on a paved parking lot. The global education company on Monday announced plans for a wide-ranging expansion in […]

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Polar’s Winter Flavors Will Be Hitting Stores Any Minute Now

If you weren’t planning to hit the grocery store tonight, well, it may be time to adjust your plans. Over the weekend, Polar announced its 2017 […]


Every Single National Park Will Be Free on Saturday

With autumn colors beginning to descend upon the region, it’s high time to get out of the city and explore New England’s national parks. And this […]

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Where to Get Affordable STD Testing in Boston

Sexually transmitted disease rates are on the rise in the United States, with a combined 2 million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis recorded in […]

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Ask the Expert: Should I Get Genetic Testing?

Welcome to our Ask the Expert series, in which our panel of health experts answers your wellness questions. Here, Tufts Medical Center’s Prianka Chawla breaks down genetic […]

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WGBH Created an Outdoor Exploration Toolkit for Kids and Families

These days, a growing number of doctors are “prescribing” outdoor time to pediatric patients, in an effort to get kids and families moving and exploring […]

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10 Under-Appreciated Boston Parks You Should Visit

The Common and the Arnold Arboretum get a lot of love around here—for good reason. But Boston is also home to a slew of gorgeous […]

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A Former Boston Yogi Is Opening a Health Wonderland on Nantucket

A former fixture of the Boston yoga scene has a new project in the works. Lynne Begier, who owned popular studios Back Bay Yoga and […]


How to Stay Out of the ER This September 1

Ah, September 1. ‘Tis the season of sold-out U-Haul rental centers, weirdly stained mattresses littering every street corner, and near-misses (and direct hits) on Storrow Drive. […]


Vet-Approved Ways to Keep Your Pets Safe from Ticks

In these waning days of summer, a canine pal is the perfect companion for any and all fresh air adventures. With idyllic outdoor hangs, however, […]