Stories with 'health' tag

Issue spotlight: Measles in Miami

Getting vaccinated (📸: Public domain) THE ISSUE: Last month, a Johns Hopkins study identified Miami-Dade County as the third county in the U.S. most likely to experience a measles outbreak in 2019. Cook County, Illinois, (home to Chicago) tops the list, followed by Los Angeles County. Data including non-medical exemption rates, anonymous full-route passenger travel […]

/ June 4, 2019


Expand your fitness routine at Summer Fit Fest

Paola Gonzalez, of Kardioyoga, will lead a group yoga session. (📸: @alldayinfocus) CHECK OUT THIS EVENT: If you’re ready to mix up or add to your fitness routine with a new workout (hi, acro yoga!), then you’ll want to check out the upcoming family-friendly Summer Fit Fest on Sunday, June 9. At the free one-day […]

/ May 29, 2019


Ideas to celebrate Mother’s Day in Miami

How about a bike ride with mom in Shark Valley? (📸: russimages) Mother’s Day is this Sunday, May 12. Here are a few ideas to celebrate the mother and mother figures in your life: CELEBRATE OUTDOORS Grab a bike and take mom on a bike ride on one of South Florida’s paved trails. You could […]

/ May 7, 2019


7 ways to have a healthy-ish happy hour in Miami

Look! Even these stock photo employees can do a walk and talk meeting. A few weeks ago, we asked for your best ideas to stay healthy while you work, and you guys did not disappoint. Today, we’re bringing you seven of our favorite tips, all sent in by our readers. Thanks to everyone who submitted, […]

/ May 21, 2018


Here’s the info you need on an exotic fruit Miami knows well: Mamey

This month we’ve been profiling four exotic fruits you can find all over Miami and how to eat them. Our final fruit is a Miami favorite, the mamey.

/ April 25, 2018


Dying to try dragon fruit? Here’s more info on this exotic fruit

This month we’ve been profiling four exotic fruits you can find all over Miami and how to eat them. Dropping in with info on the dragon fruit.

/ April 18, 2018


Exotic Fruit 101: What you need to know about the papaya, and where you can get it in Miami

This month we’re profiling four exotic fruits you can find all over Miami and how to eat them. This time we’ve picked the papaya.

/ April 11, 2018


Want to improve your health and fitness? Learn from these Miamians and local experts

We asked New Tropic readers to tell us one wellness goal they’re trying to reach, and then we chose six of them to pair with fitness and wellness experts across the 305

/ April 5, 2018


Guanábana? Soursop? Whatever you call the fruit, here’s all you need to know about it

This month we’re profiling four exotic fruits you can find all over Miami and how to eat them. First up is a funky fruit called soursop – but most of us in Miami know it as a guanábana.

/ April 4, 2018


Swimming not your strong suit? Make waves with these tips

We asked the brave Miamians taking on their wellness goals to let us know how their progress is going as they begin meeting with fitness and wellness experts across the 305. Here’s more about Bradley Strickland.

/ April 1, 2018