Health & Wellness Articles

Eleven NFL Alums Join ‘Huddle Up: Let’s Talk Obesity’ Campaign
August 25, 2021
Announced this week, eleven retired NFL players will be joining the NFL Alumni Wellness Challenge. This is part of the ongoing campaign “Huddle Up: Let’s Talk Obesity” from the NFL Alumni Association. The campaign...
Dick Butkus Joins NFL Alumni’s Wellness Challenge
July 13, 2021
Football legend Dick Butkus will be taking on the role of player advisor for NFL Alumni’s recently-announced Wellness Challenge. This wellness challenge aims to inspire NFL alums and adults everywhere to assess risk factors...
VOSS Water Launches New Line
June 23, 2021
VOSS Water has just launched its new VOSS+™ line which will feature three new waters. The VOSS+ range includes VOSS + Collagen, VOSS + Vitamin D and VOSS + Aquamin®, according to the press...
New Texas Law Aims to Save Lives
June 22, 2021
Signed into law last week was Senate Bill 199. The bill will make it easier for businesses and organizations to have functioning Automated External Defibrillators (AED) on site, in hopes that this will end...
Local Nonprofit Teams Up with Gold Medalist to Help Families Get Fit
June 18, 2021
Austin-based nonprofit Marathon Kids is teaming up with MommiNation, a virtual community and resource for mothers and women of color founded by Mykal Steen and Olympic Gold medal winner Sanya Richards-Ross, to launch the FitMommi Challenge, which...
Ohla! Products Now at Central Market
June 8, 2021
Dallas-based mother of two and owner of Ohla! Foods has just announced that all products will be available at Central Market. The brand is an almond flour-based line of tortillas and chips that kid-friendly...
Local Chiropractor Launches New CBD Line
May 18, 2021
Austin-local Dr. Kirsten Shepard (LMT, DC) just released a new product line of CBD that is professionally formulated, triple-tested by ISO-certified labs and non-toxic. This hemp-based line is complete with salves, roll-ons, hemp extracts,...
Lululemon Launches Resale Program
April 24, 2021
Starting next month, Lululemon locations in Texas and California will begin its resale program. This comes as part of the brand’s announced commitment to sustainability.  
Ally Medical Emergency Room Opens South Austin Facility
February 11, 2021
Ally Medical Emergency Room has just opened its services to the South Austin community with its newest fully operable and world-class freestanding emergency room. Located at 8721 Menchaca Road, the facility is equipped with a...
Popcorn Thanks Product Release
January 17, 2021
Austin local mom of three, Natalie Chodniewicz, recently launched the family-friendly product Popcorn Thanks. It’s an activity of gratitude, Chodniewicz says, that she designed to help teach families how to cultivate a thankful heart....
Ken Rawlins Launches Fitness App
January 12, 2021
Celebrity trainer, nutritionist and body transformation specialist Ken Rawlins launches a new fitness app SCULPT. Features include a nutritional guide and innovative virtual training techniques proven to keep users motivated through evolving exercises and engaging regimens. Plus...
Life Extension Launches New Product
December 16, 2020
To help protect against age-related bone density loss, Life Extension has introduced their new product, Bone Restore Elite with Super Potent K2. This is a multi-nutrient formula designed to encourage strong, healthy bones and...
Life Extension® Launches New Hydrolyzed Collagen Supplement
November 19, 2020
As we all know, collagen production decreases as we age—one of the reasons for wrinkles, aging joints and other signs of aging. To help make up for this age-related collagen loss, Life Extension® has...
MilkRun Launching in Austin
November 18, 2020
MilkRun, a weekly service delivering produce, meat, dairy, eggs and bread directly from local farms, has just announced a expansion to Austin. Available November 23rd,  Austinites can look forward to goods from local producers!...
Chicken Salad Shoppe Now Open
November 12, 2020
Husband and wife owners Ivan and Molly Mills have just opened up Chicken Salad Shoppe on Burnet Road. The Chicken Salad Shoppe menu features inventive takes on chicken salad including The Texan: Fried Chicken...
Locally-Made Crackers Now Carried by Local Retailers
October 28, 2020
Austin-based snack crackers, The Sourdough Project, have long been a favorite at Austin farmer’s markets. Recently, they’ve announced that they are expanding beyond their classic farmer’s market stand. Now, you can find their crackers...
Gati – Thai, Vegan and Now Open!
October 13, 2020
The newest spot for vegan sweet treats and drinks has just opened in Austin! Located in East Austin, the shop brings the popular non-dairy ice cream and gluten-free bakery to a devoted storefront. For...
Lime Relaunches JUMP bikes in ATX
October 12, 2020
In order to help people in Austin travel socially distanced and in open air, Lime has partnered with Electric Cab North America (eCab) in order to relaunched their JUMP bikes in the area. The...
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