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New Hiking Destination East of the River Opens

On Saturday, Nov. 2, the DC Department of Parks and Recreation opened the District’s first unpaved trail in the DPR park system. Located in...

Produce Prescription Program Launches at Alabama Street Giant

“How important is this? This is a matter of life and death,” said Councilmember Trayon White (D-Ward 8), “because a lot of people have...

Reset Your Menu

For more than 100 days the DC area residents have been confined to the indoors due to COVID. Many people have had to get...

Hiking and Biking the Anacostia: Where to Go and How to...

The number of folks interested in hiking and biking the Anacostia keeps growing. As does the number of people asking me the best places...

Participating in A COVID-19 Vaccine Trial

After nearly a year in which COVID-19 has ravaged the District and the United States as a whole, infecting nearly 15 million Americans and...

The Asymmetry of COVID-19 Vaccine Access

On Jan. 29, Barbara and David Ehrlich parked their cars and headed towards the Howard University clinic. It was a long walk for the...

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...

Experience Power of Play at DPR Rec Day

DC Department of Parks and Recreation (DPR) will host the District's Fourth Annual DPR Rec Day on Saturday, Sept. 29. It's an event that puts...

The Rise of Colorectal Cancer

Chadwick Boseman, the actor who portrayed King T’Challa in the Black Panther was 39 when he was diagnosed with colorectal cancer. He had two...

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...