Mary Clare Fischer

Health & Wellness Editor

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Be Well Philly

Soon You Can Rent Car Camping Gear Without Detouring to the ‘Burbs

United By Blue is launching its Get Outta Town Gear Rental Program.

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Be Well Philly

This Scranton Construction Worker Does Yoga to Stay Limber for Mountain Biking

Dennis Knowlton says yoga was the key to biking 4,200 miles across the country.

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You Can Now Buy This Low-Calorie IPA in Pennsylvania

Dogfish Head’s Slightly Mighty boasts less than 100 calories.

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Be Well Philly

How to Train Your Mind for the Broad Street Run

Running coach Cory Smith gives us two techniques.

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How Two Philly Health Experts Are Trying to Give You a More Positive Mindset

Rubina Tahir and Parisha Smith are sharing tools to help change your attitude.

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This Sports Massage Therapist Uses a Gadget to Help Your Body Heal

Paul Helms turns to the Hypervolt, a “jackhammer for your muscles.”

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This Barre, Run, Spin “Triathlon” Is the Challenge You Need Right Now

Barre3 Rittenhouse Square and Revel Ride are teaming up to host their first joint event.

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Be Well Philly

The Owner of Blackbird Pizzeria Just Opened a Vegan Pizza Joint in Rittenhouse

Mark Mebus’ 20th Street Pizza focuses on seasonal ingredients.

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Be Well Philly

Meal Prepping and CrossFit Help This Nutrition Consultant Stay On Track

Inside the life of OnPoint Nutrition’s Katelan Sottosanti.

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A Philly Company Helped Create What Could Be the World’s Most Eco-Friendly Shoe

The Eco Chukka combines all kinds of sustainable materials.

Be Well Philly

How This Ironman Triathlete and Mom Makes It Through the Day

Ali Cook Jackson dishes on the challenges of parenthood.

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Be Well Philly

Registration for the Philly 10K Opens Soon

Mark your calendars for April 8th at 10 a.m.

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Be Well Philly

Introducing Our Be Well Philly Studio of the Month

Fit Academy will be holding an exclusive workout at the Piazza’s new Pod Park.

meet the new editor
Be Well Philly

This Health and Wellness Editor Was a Clumsy Mess Before She Took the Philly Mag Job

Turns out she still is. Meet your new Be Well Philly editor, Mary Clare Fischer.

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Be Well Philly

Kensington Is Getting Its First Food Co-op

Kensington Community Food Co-op will open on April 17th.