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The Washington Post Wellness section provides coverage and analysis of health, healthcare, nutrition, wellness and fitness news, trends and policy. Post Wellness also includes discussions and blogs about major health issues.

Group exercise can be a great way to form friendships, especially for men.
Posted: January 15, 2019, 12:00 pm
Where to find reasonable options for exercise, spa treatments and healthy eating.
Posted: January 18, 2019, 11:00 am
The Marie Kondo method has swept the nation. What's driving it — and us?
Posted: January 16, 2019, 9:01 pm
Probiotics, prebiotics and protein are among the approaches that will help.
Posted: January 16, 2019, 12:00 pm
The planned Friday announcement by the National Marine Fisheries Service, a division of the Commerce Department, that it will issue the permits to five companies is likely to further antagonize a dozen governors in states on the Eastern Seaboard who strongly oppose the administration’s proposal to expand federal oil and gas leases to the Atlantic. […]
Posted: November 30, 2018, 4:46 pm
Federal health officials said the most likely source of romaine lettuce contamination is from the Central Coastal growing regions in northern and central California. No common grower, supplier, distributor or brand of romaine lettuce has been identified. Several major romaine lettuce producers have agreed to label products with a harvest date by region, and new […]
Posted: November 26, 2018, 11:40 pm
The Food and Drug Administration normally approves drugs based on what type of cancer they treat, such as lung or skin cancer. The new drug, called Vitrakvi, is the second treatment to receive FDA clearance based on a biomarker found in an array of cancers. This “site-agnostic” approach means the approval is based on a […]
Posted: November 26, 2018, 11:10 pm
New strategy for NBA coaches: put premium on their health to cope with season’s long grind
Posted: January 15, 2019, 4:07 pm
Group exercise can be a great way to form friendships, especially for men.
Posted: January 15, 2019, 12:00 pm
This beauty accessory has conquered Instagram. But does it work?
Posted: January 14, 2019, 12:00 pm
Build up your core and glute strength, update your skis and wear a helmet.
Posted: January 9, 2019, 12:00 pm
Weigh your interest in saving money and time against concerns about package theft or scheduling.
Posted: January 8, 2019, 11:06 pm
The chemical compound found in cannabis is being added to food and beverages. How will it affect appetite?
Posted: January 8, 2019, 11:02 pm
Fire was at cultivation center for medical marijuana.
Posted: January 8, 2019, 5:57 am
The blaze was confined to one room of a warehouse.
Posted: January 5, 2019, 9:16 pm
Need a personal trainer, yoga mat or workout clothes? Just call the concierge.
Posted: January 4, 2019, 11:00 am
Don’t like to look back? We’ve included some articles focused on 2019.
Posted: December 31, 2018, 3:44 pm
New products also will include those designed for special diets, such as low-FODMAP or Whole30.
Posted: December 31, 2018, 2:00 pm
Also in the top five: fitness programs for older adults, and body-weight training.
Posted: December 31, 2018, 12:00 pm
There’s a reason those ambitious vows so often fail.
Posted: December 26, 2018, 12:00 pm
Children need to learn to recognize their own hunger and satiety cues without input from parents.
Posted: December 20, 2018, 12:00 pm
How to decipher labels such as grass fed, grass finished and pasture raised.
Posted: December 19, 2018, 12:00 pm
“Ultimately, it’s a matter of calories,” an exercise physiologist tells us.
Posted: December 18, 2018, 6:31 pm
“We’re increasingly thinking of caregiving as a public health issue,” a Stanford University expert says.
Posted: December 12, 2018, 12:00 pm
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