Health & Wellness Gallery

Feb 16, 2011
Sep 28, 2010
La organización sin fines de lucro Health Care for All facilitará una línea telefónica mañana miércoles para aquellas personas interesadas en inscribir a sus hijos en un seguro médico gratuito o de muy bajo costo. El estado de Massachusetts ofrece seguro médico gratuito para menores de edad, no importa el estatus migratorio ni el nivel de ingreso. Llama al 1-800-272-4232
Jul 20, 2010
Photos and video by Toni Bee and Selena B. Yard James Brown tunes blared from the back door of the Pisani Center and DJ Joe Johnson beckoned community members to “Come out and get your health checked!” at The Area 4 Health Fair. The Area 4 for Peace group and several other organizations sponsored the mid July event. Besides providing health screenings another goal of the fair was as Sandra...
Feb 1, 2011
By Karen Klinger It's the depths of winter and the snow seems to be unrelenting. You'd like to get outside and do something, but both the spirit and the flesh need some encouragement. Which is exactly what programs sponsored by Green Streets Initiative, a Cambridge-based non-profit organization that promotes alternative modes of transportation, and Harvard University's Center for Wellness aim...
Sep 20, 2010
Join Us in Remembering Those Lost to Domestic Violence. For more information on domestic violence, visit If you or someone you know needs help, call SAFELINK, 877-785-2020
Jul 8, 2010
3rd Annual Men's Health Breakfast, Cambridge, MA. Mens Health League: Albert Pless, Jr., Henry Lewis, Richard Harding; keynote speaker: Dr. Frank Robinson; vocal artist: Corey Coakes; tai-chi: William Baron; narrator: Lo Galluccio; video: Kent Thompson.
Dec 12, 2010
1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Cambridge Senior Center 806 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge Presented by: Gerry Nelson MS, RN Community Health Department, Mount Auburn Hospital Please join us for this presentation of safe medication management for seniors at home. For many seniors, medication management is difficult and complex. In this step by step presentation you will learn how to be a key...
Sep 12, 2010
How two very critical neighbors learned to love each other. Michael Koran hosts his BeLive show AHAH (A Human Among Humans) every Sunday live on CCTV Channel 9 at 7 PM. Older episodes can be watched at
Jun 27, 2010
Brynn Bishop shows Michael Koran imperfect ways imperfect people can create tantric intimacy.
Dec 12, 2010
A Surviving the Holidays seminar is being offered for people who are divorced and separated. If you're separated or divorced, the holidays can be a lonely, stressful, depressing time. Join us for an encouraging seminar that will help you survive the holidays and discover new ways to enjoy them again. Date: Saturday, December 18, 2010 10am to Noon Place: Park Street Church, 1 Park Street,...
Aug 17, 2010
A shamanic healer, Sharie Camren, reveals how she can help people with dis-ease. This is an episode from Michael Koran's BeLive show "AHAH - A Human Among Humans", broadcast on CCTV Channel 9 live every Sunday at 7 pm.
May 27, 2010
Protesters marched through Central Square today on their way to the State House for a rally against recent cuts to health care benefits for Shaws warehouse workers. The photo above shows striking workers outside CCTV following an earlier protest outside a Shaws Somerville branch in Twin Cities today. See more photos of the protesters outside CCTV. For more on this story, visit the Justice...
Nov 28, 2010
Please join us for a service of remembrance, prayer and reflection on December 1, World AIDS Day at Old Cambridge Baptist Church, 1151 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge at 7 pm. Call 617-864-8068 for directions or email:
Aug 1, 2010
Neil Katz talks to Michael Koran’s prostate cancer cells. Neil tells the PC cells If they don’t act responsibly they’re going to destroy their host and themselves. Neil suggests climate change is a similar challenge. If we don’t act responsibly we’ll destroy the opportunities our host palnet gives us to survive and thrive.
May 25, 2010
Peace@Home will take place from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 1 and Tuesday, June 8 at the Citywide Senior Center, 806 Mass. Ave. in Central Sq., Cambridge. This training is focused on helping men – especially men of color – talk with other men about domestic violence, its effect on families, and its effects in our communities. We’ll have healthy (and tasty) snacks and refreshments, door...
Nov 27, 2010
Michael Koran and Michelle Schou talk about David Abram’s book, Becoming Animal, and how it relates to our knees. This is an episode from Michael Koran's BeLive show AHAH shown every Sunday live on CCTV Channel 9 at 7pm. Older episodes can be watched at
Jul 31, 2010
Neil Katz and Michael Koran discuss "How to be Depressed" in this segment from Michael Koran's BeLive show "AHAH - A Human Among Humans", broadcast on CCTV Channel 9 live every Sunday at 7 pm. For complete episodes from his weekly television broadcast, visit:
May 6, 2010
Amethyst Center is again hosting a fundraiser for the Somerville Homeless Coalition, Saturday May 8, 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 13th benefit in 6 years that Amethyst has hosted for the Somerville Homeless Coalition. Amethyst's practitioners include specialists in acupuncture, Chinese...
Oct 4, 2010
Photo: Keynote Speaker Dr. Gabor Maté signed copies of his recent book at the annual On The Rise "Prepare for Winter" dinner. With him around the table (l to r): volunteer Adam Light-Sergott; Darrell Byers, a former member of the OTR Board of Directors; Kim O’Loughlin.    When we talk about addiction, we often say that addicts have “made bad choices,” or we say that the problem is...
Jul 22, 2010
In celebration of World Breastfeeding Week, Cambridge Health Alliance (CHA) will host a free family event on Friday, August 6, from 1 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. at CHA’s Cambridge Hospital campus. The annual event honors mothers and babies, offering information and support to breastfeeding mothers and their infants. The theme of this year’s event is “Breastfeeding – Just 10 Steps: The Baby Friendly Way...
Apr 12, 2010
For twenty-four years, thousands of dedicated participants have raised millions to provide funding for AAC’s innovative programs and services that are essential to maintaining the health of individuals living with the disease and preventing the spread of the epidemic. Just as important, the Walk also raises our awareness of the impact HIV/AIDS has on individuals, families and the community at-...