Health & Wellness Gallery

Jun 11, 2018 Cantabrigians are always trying to find a way to get away from stress. Instead of yoga or tai chi classes, why not take a labyrinth walk? It's a great way to practice walking meditation. Best of all, it's free. All around Boston there are free public spaces to practice labyrinth walking. I thought why not give it a try myself and make a trail map for others to follow. I found the labyrinths at... more
Dec 13, 2017 To register please visit https://mendingcambridge.eventbrite.com Light refreshments will be served • Free and open to the public • Men are especially encouraged to attend As this critical discussion continues in our society, Mending Cambridge* is hosting this interactive conversation. We will also identify ways for men and boys to take action to change the culture of discrimination, domination... more
Mar 27, 2017 Barbara Anthony interviews two healthcare policy experts and consumer advocates who have worked at the forefront of healthcare reform in this state and country. Brian Rosman is the Policy and Government Relations Director for Health Care for All. Health Care for All is a Massachusetts consumer advocacy organization that works with our state government to pursue policies for affordable, quality... more
Jul 1, 2016 You can visit, join, learn, eat, and make all sorts of fermented foods from beers to cheeses to sauerkrauts, all in one day. Learn all about it in our Aug 2016 edition of The Cambridge Calendar. Check out all of our local events programming at https://cctvcambridge.org/productions/cambridge_calendar or on our Vimeo channel at https://vimeo.com/channels/calendar more
Apr 27, 2016 Henry Kesner from Herbstalk joins us to talk about their annual herbalism festival in the Armory in Somerville, MA, on June 4 and 5, 2016. Hear more about the festival, classes, and other opportunities at Herbstalk in the June 2016 edition of The Cambridge Calendar. The Cambridge Calendar television program pulls together details on all the events in Cambridge - so that you don't have to! We... more
Mar 29, 2016 This episode focuses on what has come to be called “the Opioid Crisis.” In Massachusetts and indeed across the country there has been a dramatic spike in the numbers of deaths caused by drug and heroin overdoses, especially among young people. The guests from the Cambridge Health Alliance are Kathy Betts, who is the Director of Community Health Improvement; and Dr. Mark Albanese, Director of... more
Mar 3, 2016 Check out the most recent episode of Whole Food's Market's monthly series, "Fresh Ideas from Whole Foods Market." This episode features Prospect Street Seafood Team Leader & Chef Greg DiGiovanni. more
Feb 26, 2016 Check out the third episode of Whole Food's Market's monthly series, "Fresh Ideas from Whole Foods Market." In this episode, Pat MacDonald and Erik Garbowski, Team Leaders from the River Street store, will discuss recipes to fuel fitness workouts, and how to select lean meats for quick pre- and post-workout meals. Fresh Ideas from Whole Foods Market airs the first Wednesday of the month at 6:30... more
Feb 1, 2016 Check out the second episode of Whole Food's Market's monthly series, "Fresh Ideas from Whole Foods Market." In this episode, Christina Bedetta, a Healthy Eating Specialist from the Fresh Pond store, and Matthew Keller, Marketing & Community Liaison, review Engine 2-- a simple action plan designed to give you body the fuel it needs to function ad its best. Christina share recipes for hummus... more
Feb 1, 2016 Whole Foods Market and the Brattle Theater are working together to host a screening of "Forks Over Knives." "Forks Over Knives" examines the profound claim that most, if not all, of the degenerative diseases that afflict us can be controlled, or even reversed, by rejecting animal-based and processed foods. A special reception hosted by Whole Foods Healthy Eating Specialists will feature a meet... more
Jan 22, 2016 Harvard Dental School will be providing FREE dental services to children up to 18 years old on Saturday, February 6. Free services include: Dental cleanings, oral and orthodontic exams, referrals, and more! Athletic mouth guards for children 10 & up Hands-on activities for kids Career information and guidance for teens interested in medicine/dentistry To schedule a free appointment, call 617... more
Dec 7, 2015 Check out the first episode of Whole Food's Market's monthly series, "Fresh Ideas from Whole Foods Market." In this episode, Allison Nichols, Healthy Eating Specialist, and Matthew Keller, Marketing & Community Liaison, prepare butternut hummus, quinoa, chard and apple salad, and pumpkin pie smoothies. Fresh Ideas from Whole Foods Market airs the first Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm... more
Aug 31, 2015 Summer is the time to celebrate local food with farmers markets and food festivals! On September 20, 2015 the Sustainable Business Network of Massachusetts (www.sbnmass.org) welcomes you to celebrate the last few days of summer with the most spectacular food festival of all: The Boston Local Food Festival (www.bostonlocalfoodfestival.org).. For the 6th year, the Rose Kennedy Greenway will be... more
Jun 17, 2015 When a teenager makes the decision to eat a bag of forbidden chips he must face the consequences of his decision. This experimental narrative looks at the affects of substance abuse on individuals and their relationships with others and themselves. Produced by Josue Cardoza during The School Year Production Program Spring 2015. more
Jun 17, 2015 Produced by Daniela Cabrera Soto during the School Year Production Program Spring 2015. more
Jun 8, 2015 PROTECTING YOUR FINANCES AND PERSONAL WELL-BEING Thursday, June 18, 2015 12:00 Noon-Registration & Lunch Program: 12:30 – 3:00 • Featuring a performance by True Story Theater • With Experts from - Cambridge Consumers’ Council - Cambridge Police Department - East Cambridge Savings Bank - Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services’ Protective Services Unit Cambridge Senior Center 806 Massachusetts... more
May 20, 2015 Our show today focuses on health care and a very unique community hospital system called Cambridge Health Alliance. While Cambridge Health Alliance is in Cambridge, it also serves Everett, Somerville, Malden, Winthrop, Chelsea, Medford and surrounding cities and towns. Cambridge Health Alliance is unique for many reasons but one of the most important is that its doors are wide open to low... more
May 1, 2015 This video is about eating healthy breakfast, and how it affects our life by eating healthy breakfast. This video was created for the fifth annual School Breakfast Video Competition hosted by the Child Nutrition Outreach Program, The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and Project Bread. Produced by Daniela Cabrera Soto, Sean Mason and Mon Tiwari during the School Year... more
May 1, 2015 This video was created for the fifth annual School Breakfast Video Competition hosted by the Child Nutrition Outreach Program, The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education and Project Bread. Produced by Nerlande Exhilomme, Nidjee Lisson and Mohammad Sayed during the School Year Production Program Spring 2015. Other entries to the 2015 School Breakfast Video Competition can... more
Apr 9, 2015 To commemorate Autism Awareness month, Lesley University presents its annual Autism Symposium. The symposium events are an acknowledgment of the effort to raise awareness about autism, and also align the university’s efforts with that of the autism community in recognizing and celebrating neurodiversity. On Sunday, May 3, from 9:30 am to 1 pm, please join us for a lecture with Dr. Rhoda Bernard... more
Apr 9, 2015 To commemorate Autism Awareness month, Lesley University presents its annual Autism Symposium. The symposium events are an acknowledgment of the effort to raise awareness about autism, and also align the university’s efforts with that of the autism community in recognizing and celebrating neurodiversity. On Saturday, April 25 at 10 am, please join us for a lecture with Marie Duggan, president of... more

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