Stories with 'health' tag

Summer Fit Fest

Kick off summer the fit way.  On June 9th you can choose your own adventure to work out your way at the 2019 Summer Fit Fest presented by Baptist Health, Mind Body Social, and The New Tropic in partnership with Step Up Doral.  The event will consist of group workouts plus breakout workshops and trainings […]

/ May 13, 2019


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


Volunteer: Senior Day of Excellence with Mind&Melody

Join United Way and Mind&Melody, Inspire305’s 2018 Trailblazer grant winner, to transform the lives of active older adults and older adults experiencing dementia. Volunteers will not only assist with our hour-long music session, but also engage with older adults in other socialization activities and foster intergenerational relationships. RSVP here.

/ March 25, 2019


SOLD OUT | Goat Yoga: Get Down With The Kids

Join The New Tropic in partnership with Baptist Health and the FIU Pre-Veterinary Society for a morning yoga session…with goats!

/ March 5, 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