Health & Wellness Gallery

Jul 6, 2012
This is a public service announcement about the dangers of concussions, recorded for the Cambridge Public Health Department by CCTV in 2012.
Jan 20, 2012
Join the American Cancer Society's Spin for Hope, a three-hour indoor cycling event. Help the American Cancer Society save lives and create more birthdays through fun and fitness. To participate call 1-800-227-2345 or visit .
Jun 3, 2011
This Week in NeighborMedia: a recap of the week's captivating Cambridge stories produced by NeighborMedia correspondents at Cambridge Community Television. Latest stories Toni Bee gives us a glimpse of what to expect at this weekend's River Fest and reflects on May's Mass Poetry Festival [VIDEO]: "MASS Poetry Festival ROCKED and So Will River Fest!" Siobhan Bredin highlights some...
Jun 21, 2012
A video created by the Cambridge Public Health Department.
Oct 26, 2011
Brother RA grounds himself spiritually (and literally).
May 10, 2011
by Sarah Cortes - Tune in tonight at 7:30pm for a live discussion with care providers from domestic violence service organizations. Tonight on Cambridge Cares, CCTV channel 10, the topic is: resources available to victims of domestic violence. Host Mike Morell interviews service providers from six organizations: Respond, Inc. Transition House The...
Apr 15, 2012
How to Relax Even in Pain Pain You cannot stop them You cannot torch them Ageless intruder Invincible creatures of torture That cannot define nurture Surrendering cripples torture Invincible creatures of torture Human life is entangled with pain. It is interwoven in the fabric of human consciousness. Statistics reports that thousands of Americans suffer from pain, and millions...
Oct 24, 2011
Amethyst Center is again hosting a fundraiser for the Somerville Homeless Coalition, Saturday November 5, 1:00-5:00. "Nourish Your Well Being" will offer short treatments from its practitioners in exchange for a suggested $10 donation. This is the 16th benefit in 7 years that Amethyst has hosted for the Somerville Homeless Coalition. Amethyst's practitioners include specialists in acupuncture,...
Apr 6, 2011
Contact for information Help change the culture of travel in Cambridge.
Mar 14, 2012
Everybody plays. From the newborn just discovering “peek-a-boo” to the college student rediscovering hacky sack on the quad and to grandparents playing with their grandchildren, play is an almost universal human experience. For policy makers, urban planners, and designers, play is, on the one hand, an established part of the urban landscape—cities have set aside park space and playgrounds since...
Sep 18, 2011
Join Us in Remembering those lost to Domestic Violence in 2011 If you or someone you know needs help, call SAFELINK 877-785-2020. Please view the website for more DV Awareness Activities in October
Mar 3, 2011
Many of us have taken a fitness class in our lifetime. Some individuals qualify as enthusiastic gym buffs and the remaining might have memories from high school Phys Ed that we would like erased in an Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind style fashion. If physical activity bores or scares you, fear not Cambridge! At your friendly Y nestled in Central Square, you’ll find a class called Punk...
Feb 21, 2012
With School Vacation Week in full gear, the Green Streets Initiative is celebrating this Friday's Walk/Ride Day with a family friendly event at the Community Ice Skating Rink at Kendall Square. This Friday, February 24th, from 12:30-2:30 in the afternoon, the Green Streets Initiative is hosting an ice skating party at the Community Rink. Located just two blocks away from the Kendall/MIT MBTA...
Sep 15, 2011
Becky Chambers is interviewed by Michael Koran and they discuss her book "Beyond the Great Abyss". As well, we learn insight about the psychic healer and vibrating machine that helped make her well again.
Mar 2, 2011
A Zip Docs class profiling Emerge, a "Counseling and Education [Center] to Stop Domestic Violence". During their abuser education group sessions, they examine the harmful behavior abusers have chosen throughout their relationships in order to improve their relationships with others. Shot in February 2011, at the center in North Cambridge. Students were Hasson, Sarah, and Wendy; the...
Feb 9, 2012
"The Mayo Clinic recommends walking as a gentle, low-impact exercise that can lead to a higher level of fitness and health. A routine of walking five days a week for thirty minutes can help lower cholesterol levels and blood pressure, reduce the risk of type 2 diabetes, manage weight and improve your mood. For your enjoyment, The Agassiz Neighborhood Path has identified twenty-eight historic...
Aug 19, 2011
Michael Koran takes Michelle Ann Schou on a healing journey of her chronic hip discomfort.
Feb 24, 2011
EAST CAMBRIDGE - East End House's Annual Winter Breakfast is going green this year in celebration of Walk/Ride Day. Co-sponsored by the Cambridge Energy Alliance and Green Streets, East End House invites all green-going folks in the community to join in the fun.
Jan 27, 2012
Remi Jones collaborates with his father to understand what it is like living with cancer and how to maintain positive attitude.
Jun 13, 2011
Come and enjoy a fun summer day at the Cambridge Community Center! Join us on Saturday, June 18, 2011 1pm-4pm 5 Callender Street Cambridge, MA 02139 (617) 547-6811 There will be food of all kinds, indoor and outdoor activities, and music. Great for families and children! Sponsored by: Prospect Hill Academy
Feb 16, 2011
THIS WINTER....Get moving twice a week! ORIENTATION @ BALLY'S TOTAL FITNESS, PORTER SQUARE, CAMBRIDGE SPACE IS LIMITED - Please call 617-665-3769 to pre-register or email FREE fitness...