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Gina Tomaine

Health and Wellness Editor

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

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This Philly Nonprofit Founder Wants To Prevent Sudden Cardiac Arrest in Kids

Meet Christy Silva, one of our Health Hero Challenge semi-finalists.

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Meet the Startup Founders Fighting Food Waste, One Avocado at a Time

Their new antioxidant-packed drink, Reveal, is the perfect zero-waste chaser to your avocado toast.

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SoulCycle Is Launching Daily Outdoor Classes in Ardmore

The open-air cycling classes will be “Silent Disco” style with headsets.

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Meet Your 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Semi-Finalists

You can vote now for your favorite of the 2020 Health Hero semi-finalists.

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A New Vegan Cafe and Juice Bar Is Opening in Ardmore This Weekend

Blue Pearl Cafe will feature hearty grain bowls, colorful plant-based meals, and organic cold-pressed juices.

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Nominations for the 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge Are In

Health Hero voting goes live next week!

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Here’s What You Really Need to Know About That Viral Mask Study

A neck gaiter didn’t perform well in the Duke University study everyone is sharing online. But the researchers weren’t really testing masks.

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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!