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The 3 Things on My New Year’s Resolution List

Because getting a gym membership is so last year (and the year before that, and the year before that).

Three days into the New Year, as digital health editor, I thought it would be a good idea to create a New Year’s resolution list. You know, the kind that touts hitting up that new spin place in Portsmouth, running four times a day, putting turmuric into your smoothies, coffee, shampoo… the kind of resolution list that screams “I am…

Free Opioid Crisis Presentation and Play in Providence

“Owning Our Story: About the Opioid Overdose Epidemic” includes TED Talk-style presentations from local speakers, interactive skits and small scenes performed from COAAST’s acclaimed play, Four Legs to Stand On.

If you or someone you know has been affected by the opioid crisis, there is a free presentation and play, “Owning Our Story: About the Opioid Overdose Epidemic,” that will be performed at Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Providence on January 15 from 6 to 9 p.

The Weekly Weigh-In: Avocados had a Weird Year

Plus, medically induced hypothermia is a thing, how to find the right New Year's resolution, make your own kombucha and more in health and wellness.

The avocado is much-loved by the wellness (and general) community; you can have them on toast, in a smoothie, on your taco or even as an avolatte if you’re that into them. Vice Munchies took a look back on 2017 in relation to avocados and found out that it was one strange year for the pitted fruit. Read what they…

Drink Smart on New Year’s Eve

Rhode Island-based vodka brand, KEEL, offers five drink recipes made with its lower-proof spirit.

Remember to drink responsibly, but if you or someone else really needs a ride, call Uber or Lyft, or the Providence firefighters, who are offering Safe Night rides home from city bars and restaurants within city limits.

Five Can’t-Miss Events: Dec. 28–Jan. 3

Let it go with Frozen on Ice, cure your New Year's hangover with a race, stargaze and more fun things to do.

1. Frozen on Ice From Frozen on Ice Facebook. Do you want to build a snowman? What about watching Anna, Elsa and the talking snowman Olaf come to life with dazzling ice skating, special effects and unforgettable music that will magically take you right to the winter land of Arendelle? Become a part of Anna’s fearless adventure to find her…

The Weekly Weigh-In: The Imagination is a Weird Thing

Plus, RI is one of the healthiest states, good habits to make 2018 great, a dance party at the Children's Museum and more in health and wellness.

The brain is the wild, wild west when it comes to how much we know. Check out this super interesting article about imagination and the human brain’s ability to picture multiple images at once (read: it’s harder than you’d think). While the holidays might seem like a time for excess, why not tone things down a bit and go simple…