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Be Well Philly

This Local Doctor Wants to Make Healthcare More Accessible

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be chatting with our semi-finalists in the 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge brought to you by Independence […]

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City Life

Novelist Jennifer Weiner on Mask Shaming, Virtual Book Tours, and the Toxic Side of Social Media

Philadelphians first saw Jennifer Weiner’s name when she was a young Inquirer staffer in the 1990s. More than two decades later, the Philly-based writer is […]

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City Life

City Council’s Curtis Jones Jr. Talks Dangerous Missions, Closing Prisons and His Green Thumb

My full name is … Curtis Joseph Jones Jr. I have to put the Jr. on because my father doesn’t want his reputation sullied. I […]

Be Well Philly

This Activist Wants to Make Health and Wellness Accessible to Everyone in Philly

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be chatting with our semi-finalists in the 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge brought to you by Independence […]

Be Well Philly

This Local Business Founder Starts Every Morning with Journaling and Meditation

Welcome to Sweat Diaries, Be Well Philly’s look at the time, energy, and money people invest in pursuit of a healthy lifestyle in Philly. For each […]

Be Well Philly

This Nurse Practitioner Wants to Make Healthcare More Equitable

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be chatting with our semi-finalists in the 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge brought to you by Independence […]

Be Well Philly

This Plant-Based Chef Wants to Help Philadelphians Eat More Nutritiously

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be chatting with our semi-finalists in the 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge brought to you by Independence […]

Be Well Philly

This Coach Wants to Create After-School Programs for Philly Students

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be chatting with our semi-finalists in the 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge brought to you by Independence […]

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Life & Style

Sabbatical Beauty’s Adeline Koh on How She Develops Her Powerhouse Skin-Care Products

Ingredient obsessive Adeline Koh — founder of Sabbatical Beauty — on the powerhouse potions she mixes in her Bok Building studio What I make: Asian-inspired […]

Be Well Philly

This Calisthenics Trainer Wants to Help the Philly Area Get Healthier

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be chatting with our semi-finalists in the 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge brought to you by Independence […]

Be Well Philly

Philly’s Four Seasons Spa Was Just Named One of the Best in the World

There’s no denying that Philly has seen a boom in alternative healing — esoteric practices like crystal healing and reiki, tarot reading, and sound baths […]

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City Life

How True Is Philly’s History? A Bella Vista Art Exhibit Asks the Question

There is something about living in world-historical times that leads one to reflect on history. Maybe it’s the search for historical echoes. Or maybe it’s […]

NextHealth PHL

For Its Second Year, B.PHL Innovation Fest Will Be Virtual — and Free

When we last spoke to the organizers behind the three-day city-wide innovation festival B.PHL in March, they were all set to welcome thousands of attendees […]

Be Well Philly

This Women’s Health Advocate Wants to Decrease Black Maternal Mortality Rates in Philly

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be chatting with our semi-finalists in the 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge brought to you by Independence […]

Be Well Philly

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

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be chatting with our semifinalists in the 2020 Be Well Philly Health Hero Challenge brought to you by Independence […]