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Gina Tomaine

Health and Wellness Editor

Gina Tomaine is Health and Wellness Editor of Philadelphia. Follow her on Twitter @gtomaine.

Be Well Philly

Not Even a Pandemic Can Stop Ryan Lewis’s Taylor Swift Fitness Week

The fourth iteration of the popular Philly studio cycling week is a “folklore”-inspired combo of virtual and outdoor classes.

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Not Everyone in Philly Has Access to Pads and Tampons. That’s a Problem.

No More Secrets, a Mount Airy-based nonprofit, is doing the work to combat Philadelphia’s period poverty.

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Philly to Allow Gyms to Reopen on Monday

City officials announced that gyms may reopen as long as all patrons and staff are wearing masks and following social distancing guidelines.

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Philadelphia Marathon Cancelled; Broad Street to Go Virtual This Year, City Officials Say

The fall race landscape in Philly looks a whole lot different this year.

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Will We All Have PTSD from Dealing with COVID-19?

A local psychotherapist weighs in on the long-term psychological effects of quarantine and coronavirus.

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15 Black Fitness and Health Pros in Philly to Follow on Instagram

They’re using their social media platforms to inspire, challenge, and empower the Philly fitness and wellness community.

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Join Us for Be Well Philly Fest: 30 Days of Wellness

Check out our brand-new month-long virtual health and wellness program designed to benefit your body and mind.

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You Can Now Submit Nominations for the 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge

Nominate your Philadelphia-area Health Hero today!

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We Tried a Never Give Up Manayunk Virtual Workout for BWP Underground

This virtual sweat sesh may have been kid-friendly, but it was still incredibly tough.

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5 Philly Running Pros’ Best Advice on Running with a Mask

Yep, you need to cover your mouth while you’re running near others. Here’s advice from Philly’s running pros on how to deal with that.

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Where to Find Virtual Therapy and Mental Health Resources in the Philly Area

A list of virtual mental health services and resources, including free, low cost and sliding-scale therapy options.

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Sabbatical Beauty’s Adeline Koh on Hand Sanitizers, Self-Care, and Pandemic Shaming

The local indie beauty business owner shares how her team is staying afloat and pivoting to new products amid the coronavirus crisis.

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A Northeast Philly Runner Just Ran the Entire 76-Mile City Perimeter

He mapped it out turn-by-turn so other runners and bikers can attempt all or part of it for themselves.

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We Tried a Virtual Workout with Jayel Lewis for April’s BWP Underground Event

Our first virtual underground was brand new territory — but we’re so glad we did it.

City Life

Now We Just  Virtually Drop in on Our Friends All the Time

Maybe we can’t all be together physically, but we can sure as hell show up on one another’s screens.