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The Checkup: A Full Year’s Worth of Totally Doable Weight-Loss Tips

• BuzzFeed is an unlikely treasure trove of weight-loss tips. And being the kind people they are, they’ve compiled a bunch of their useful weight-loss […]

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The Checkup: Your Drunk Personality Isn’t Really That Different From Sober You

• You might think you behave wildly different than your sober self after a couple of margaritas, but new research published in Clinical Psychological Science […]

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The Checkup: The Most Convincing Reason to Ditch Booze for a Month

• It’s Friday. On Fridays, I tend to tell myself that “I will go out for one drink with friends after work,” only to end […]

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Why Alcohol Makes You Poop (And How to Avoid a Bathroom-Filled Morning After)

A little over a year ago, we asked this question: Why does running make you poop? (Here in Be Well Philly Land, we’re never afraid to […]

Max Headroom-style Ben Franklin sculpture at the top of the Liberty Observation Deck; the view from the top

Pop-Up Beer Garden to Open in Liberty Observation Deck

You’ll soon be able to get drunk higher than you ever have before. Starting next week, the One Liberty Observation Deck will open up an […]

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You May Soon Be Able to Buy Wine in Pa. Grocery Stores

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives has passed a bill that would allow some grocery stores, restaurants and hotels to sell take-out wine. House Bill 1690 […]


The Philadelphia Zoo Is Opening a Beer Garden

You can now drink at the zoo. The Philadelphia Zoo began selling alcohol at two stands, Tiger Terrace and Eagle’s Roost, on Memorial Day weekend. […]

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Soon, You May Be Able to Drink on the Atlantic City Boardwalk

Soon, you might be able to stroll down the boardwalk in Atlantic City with a beer in your hand. If you’re a regular visitor to […]

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House Passes Bill to Permit Out-of-State Booze

Philly, you’re one step closer to buying alcohol in New Jersey or Delaware, then bringing it home. PennLive reports the Pennsylvania House voted today to […]

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The Checkup: The Waist-Friendly Guide to Ordering at Chipotle

• Love chipotle more than life itself? This should come in handy: Your guide to ordering your burrito (or bowl, or salad) like a bonafide […]

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The Checkup: Study Says There Are Four Drunk-Personality Types — Which One Are You?

• This might be just the reminder you need to not overdo it on the booze tonight: A new study out of the University of […]


3 Reasons Alcohol at Work is No Biggie

I’ve been watching a lot of Mad Men lately, and while the smoking and sexual harassment in the Madison Avenue 1960s looks archaic by today’s […]


Pa. Woman, 100, Says Secret to Longevity Is “A Lot of Booze”

A woman in Plains Township — it’s where Pocono Downs is – recently turned 100, and WNEP-TV of Scranton was there to film her. They asked […]

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Should Philly Bars Stay Open Till 4 a.m.?

Is the way to the hearts of Philadelphia millennials through their alcohol-soaked livers? Rep. Jordan Harris thinks so — the Philly Democrat this week said […]

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State Senator: Ban Powdered Alcohol in Pennsylvania

Last month, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board decided it would not sell powdered alcohol products in its Fine Wine & Good Spirits stores. “While we […]