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Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Keep It Moving

The American College of Sports Medicine has ranked DC one of the fittest cities in the nation. But this year, after holding the title...

Functional Fitness

Yesterday you had a great workout. You pressed and pulled more weight with perfect form than you ever had on the circuit machines. In...

Local Consulting Firm Helps Provide PPE

When COVID-19 cases began surging, the nation faced an immediate shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE). Locally, District healthcare workers had to care for...

Hot Yoga

Eleven years ago I wrote about the newly opened Bikram Yoga Studio on H Street NE. Bikram Yoga was the latest craze that migrated...

Maternal Health Improvement Bill Progresses

Shortly before the winter recess in December the health committee convened to talk about the Maternal Health Care Improvement and Expansion act and give the community and advocates a chance...

Call the Midwife

The recent closures of maternity wards at United Medical Center and Providence Hospitals have left expectant mothers in a bind. The dearth of healthcare...

What’s Safe for My Unvaccinated Child?

On June 15, Mayor Muriel Bowser (D) joined President Joe Biden in inviting the nation to celebrate July 4th in Washington DC. The invitation...

Free DPR Urban Grower Webinar

During this time of social distancing, the DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) Urban Grower Course has been converted into an all online...

DPR Opens Registration-Only Facilities, Fall Programs

Limited in-person fall programs will be offered at specific DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) locations, as well as virtual programs. Registration will...

On Wednesday, Mayor Murield Bowser and DC Health announced new vaccine clinics at six DC Public Schools, open to all DC residents between the...