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Be Well Philly

Your Broad Street Run Training Plan for Running a 10-Miler in 10 Weeks

Cory Smith, a Philadelphia-based running coach, shares his expert advice for Blue Cross Broad Street Run as an American Cancer Society DetermiNation running coach; founder […]

Be Well Philly

Meet the Local Company Aiming to Improve Primary Health Care for Folks 65 and Older

Every day in the United States, more than 10,000 people turn 65 years old. Research has shown, though, that with that number often comes high […]

Be Well Philly

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

Hey, Be Well Philly readers! As we head into June, we hope you’re able to stay as positive and healthy as possible. We’ve all gone […]

Be Well Philly

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

2020 has been a difficult year. But, through it all, we’ve seen medical professionals, frontline workers, and neighbors continually step up to help  — to […]

Be Well Philly

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

Hey, friends. We can’t believe we’re almost through May already! We know times are still pretty confusing right now, so we’re doing our best to […]

Be Well Philly

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

Hey, friends. Admittedly, this is not the BWP Underground workout we were planning a few months ago. But while times are tough and everything feels […]

City Life

How Penn, Comcast, Wawa and Vanguard Are Dealing With the Coronavirus

As the coronavirus continues to spread, we reached out to some of the Philadelphia area’s biggest employers to find out what they are doing to […]

NextHealth PHL

Philadelphia’s Citywide Innovation Fest to Return for a Second Year

B.PHL, the citywide innovation festival that attracted thousands of attendees to more than 200 events in its inaugural year, is coming back this fall. This […]

Be Well Philly

We Hosted Our First-Ever “Be Well in the Burbs” Event with Triyo Fitness

Our Be Well Philly fam met for a killer workout last month — in KOP! In February, we launched our new series Be Well in […]

NextHealth PHL

5 Predictions for Philadelphia’s Cell and Gene Therapy Sector in 2020

It’s been one year since the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia, through its CEO Council for Growth and with its partners and collaborators, formally […]

NextHealth PHL

Inside Philadelphia’s New Innovation Festival

Philadelphia is getting a new citywide special — spoiler: it does not include a PBR. This week, city leaders announced B.PHL, Philadelphia’s first citywide innovation […]

Be Well Philly

Our Latest BWP Underground Event Featured a Boot Camp Workout at Bok Bar

ICYMI, Be Well Philly Underground is BACK for the fall season. BWP Underground is our monthly, FREE (!), pop-up workout series, through which we host […]


Independence Blue Cross Announces Big Drops in Opioid Prescriptions and Use Among Members

Independence Blue Cross says it’s making headway in fighting the opioid crisis. The insurer’s efforts over the last four years have led to a dramatic […]

Be Well Philly

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

For our seventh year running, we’re on the hunt for Philadelphia’s Health Heroes— the people who are going above and beyond to make our city […]


Here’s Why Independence and Comcast Are Launching a Health Care Venture Together

As health care spending continues to represent an excessively large part of our country’s economy, the push for innovation in the space dominated by an […]