Health & Wellness

Meals on Wheels

Interfaith Ministries Needs Donations to Feed Seniors During COVID-19 Crisis

The organization plans to deliver week-long emergency food kits to homebound seniors, but needs help financing the project.

03/11/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

The Rundown

Here's What You Need to Know about the Coronavirus in Houston

An ongoing round-up of what we know about Covid-19.

03/09/2020 By Dianna Wray and Catherine Wendlandt

No, It's Not CBD

CB2 Repair Cream Has Launched in Houston, and We're Officially Sold

The natural, non-cannabis-based cream is available at SWEAT 1000.

02/25/2020 By Jayme Lamm

Under the Microscope

An "Outbreak" at the Health Museum

The Smithsonian exhibit is spreading knowledge about epidemics amid coronavirus fears

02/24/2020 By Brittanie Shey

Feed the World

Justin Reid Helps Kids’ Meals Celebrate Major Milestone

The local org has successfully delivered over a million free, healthy meals to children in need.

02/21/2020 With Stevi Maytubby

Heartwarming Stuff

MD Anderson Gives Parents a Much-Needed Night Out

The Valentine's-themed event at the Westin Houston Medical Center pampered families of pediatric patients.

02/14/2020 By Abby Ledoux

The Future Is Female

Houston Officials Stand With Planned Parenthood at Record-Breaking Luncheon

City, state, and national leaders joined the crowd of 2,350 at PP Gulf Coast's annual event.

02/07/2020 By Abby Ledoux

Fitness Friday

At the C. Baldwin, Take a Spin Class Without Ever Leaving Your Hotel Room

The chic downtown hotel's Peloton King Suites are where staycation meets sweat sesh.

02/07/2020 By Joanna O'Leary

Wellness Wednesday

3 Reasons to Try Power Yoga: An Instructor's Perspective

Over time, you'll take the benefits off the mat and into the real world.

02/05/2020 By Janan Araujo-Siam

Cover your cough

Will I Get the Coronavirus in Houston?

You're more likely to get the flu.

01/31/2020 By Catherine Wendlandt

Fitness Friday

This Is Where Houstonians Loved to Sweat It Out in 2019

More than 28,000 ClassPass users nationwide ranked their favorite studios and instructors, including these three in Houston.

01/31/2020 By Abby Ledoux

Fix Houston

How to Improve Sex Education in Houston Schools

What should be taught changes every couple of years, so parents should be up to date.

01/30/2020 By Dianna Wray

Fix Houston

How to Insure the Uninsured

Is it time to expand Medicaid?

01/30/2020 By Jeff Balke

The Drawl

What to Give Up For Lent This Year

It's only 40 days.

01/30/2020 By Jeff Balke

Fitness Friday

Beloved Montrose Gym Opens $3 Million State-of-the-Art Facility

Family-owned Timberline Fitness has new 7,000-square-foot digs.

01/24/2020 By Abby Ledoux

Shaken, Not Stirred

New Study Ranks Texas the 39th Drunkest State in America

Bottoms up.

01/20/2020 By Abby Ledoux

State of the State

Just How Healthy Is Texas?

The 2019 report reveals where Texas excels and which public health challenges need addressing in the new decade.

01/15/2020 By Josh Davis

Ice House

How Many Bananas Does It Take to Refuel Houston Marathon Runners?

This month’s marathon, by the numbers.That answer and more in the 48th annual Chevron Houston Marathon and Aramco Half by the numbers.

12/27/2019 By Gwendolyn Knapp

Every Day is Fitness Friday

Your 5 Favorite Fitness Stories of 2019

So many ways to work out.

12/27/2019 By Abby Ledoux

Houstonia Top Docs

Survey: Top Doctors 2020

Doctors, vote for the colleagues you would call on if you or a loved one needed medical care.

11/25/2019 By Houstonia Staff