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A Guide to Looking and Feeling Your Best This Summer

Looking to step up your summer look, but need a little expert guidance? You’re not alone. Minimally invasive cosmetic procedures have increased by 200 percent […]

Presented by: Boston Magazine
Wellness

The Most Important Number for Keeping a Healthy Prostate

When it comes to staying on top of your health, doctors often tell you how important it is to “know your numbers.” Blood pressure, cholesterol, […]

Presented by: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
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Wellness

Can Alzheimer’s Disease Be Prevented?

A while back, I had a conversation with a few friends from high school about whether we’d want to know if we carried the genes […]

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Motherhood Shouldn’t Be Something to Fear

As Fatima Dainkeh sat in her class at Boston University’s School of Public Health, listening to white men lecture about the alarmingly high maternal mortality […]

Wellness

6 Trainer Tips on Losing Weight (and Keeping It Off)

If you’re struggling to lose weight and keep it off, you’re not alone. Matt Stewart was overweight for the majority of his life before he […]

Presented by: Fitness Together
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IV Therapy for Hangover Recovery: Bogus or Bona Fide?

The morning after a wild night at a Bruins game, I find myself languishing in Southie with a headache that would sideline a linebacker and […]

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Wellness

Women, Weed, and Sex: What You Need to Know


Amanda, a Boston-based healthcare professional, has been experimenting with marijuana on and off for six years. She isn’t looking to get stoned; rather, she’s been […]

Wellness

The Benefits of Extra Virgin Olive Oil

There’s no shortage of perks for increasing your extra virgin olive oil intake; that’s why Portofino Tuna packs their yellowfin and albacore tuna products in […]

Presented by: Portofino Tuna
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New Video Series Aims to Help Cancer Patients Exercise at Home

Elizabeth “Betsy” O’Donnell, MD, has two passions in life: medicine and exercise. Dr. O’Donnell, a medical oncologist, heads the Lifestyle Medicine Clinic at Mass General […]

Presented by: Mass General Cancer Center
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How Healthy Choices Can Significantly Decrease Your Risk for Mouth Cancer

You have probably heard time and time again that smoking cigarettes can lead to lung cancer and heart disease. But did you know that tobacco is […]

Presented by: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Wellness

5 Ways to Lower the Risk of Oral Cancer

When it comes to oral health, most people are focused on avoiding cavities and diminishing bad breath. But taking steps to prevent oral cancer—including lips, […]

Presented by: Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Wellness

How to Get Started on the Mediterranean Diet

Inspired by the eating habits of Greece, Southern Italy, and Spain in the 1940s and ’50s, the Mediterranean diet is a delicious, low-carb way to […]

Presented by: Portofino Tuna
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Eat Better, Look Better, Live Better: A Guide to Aging Well This Spring

Growing older and reaching retirement means gaining more freedoms. Pack up and set off for somewhere entirely foreign to experience different cultures and customs. Become […]

Presented by: Boston Magazine
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Patients Remain Driving Force for Physicians at Mass General Cancer Center

Despite the severity of multiple myeloma, Noopur Raje, MD, director of the Center for Myeloma at the Mass General Cancer Center, says she is optimistic […]

Presented by: Mass General Cancer Center
Wellness

How Robotic Surgery Saved This 71-Year-Old Veteran’s Life

At 71 years old, Louis J. DiPietro, Jr. is very conscientious about his health. That’s why the Belmont resident knew right away when something was […]

Presented by: Massachusetts Eye and Ear