25 small changes that will enhance your life in a big way
Does your resolution to eat healthy go out the window by January 2? Try these tricks
Local hospital programs that will help you kick the cigarette habit
Summer Flex Time
Why Did This Popular Trend That’s Enjoyed a Long Shelf Life Stage a Comeback…and Hit A New High?
A high-energy fitness challenge for Save the Children
A survey of area dentists reveals who they think are the tops in every specialty from orthodontics to pediatric dentistry to oral surgery and more.
Presenting 142 of the Best Local Physicians in 41 Specialties
Comprehensive Medical Centers Close to Home
Presenting 126 of the best local physicians in 41 specialties
Using nasa-based technology
to help kids improve their concentration.
The driving force behind the new $467 million Smilow Cancer Hospital is a dedicated physician and researcher fighting to cure cancer.
Deirdre Imus offers practical advice on why going green is a must — especially for children. Plus small changes that can lead to a healthier home.
Deirdre Imus is a mix of sunshine and lightning — though I’m not sure she’s aware of it. From a distance you notice the blond hair, perfect complexion and easy, genuine smile. But then you listen to her and she can scare the wits out of you, especially if you’re a parent (or grandparent) of […]
Westport Magazine’s March 2008 issue looks at the new face of fitness: fun boxing for everyone
Westport Magazine talks to Bob and Suzanne Wright about why they founded Autism Speaks and what they hope the organization will be able to do in the fight against autism.
The fact is indisputable: Our children are offered junk food everyday for their school lunches. All over Fairfield County, weekly menus offer processed chicken nuggets, nitrite-filled hot dogs, French toast sticks, nachos and other fast-food items. This is not uncommon. Meals made with hydrogenated corn oil, trans fats and high-fructose corn syrup are found […]
The Doctor’s In This is a big issue for us: Top Doctors. Here, we tell you what area doctors think about their peers. There is sure to be some controversy, because who isn’t attached to his or her own physician, list or no list? Our doctors listen to us and make us feel better. I […]
Stressed out by all you have to do? What a relief to find someone who can offer advice on staying sane.
Not ready for a little nip/tuck, but might consider a less invasive procedure to look your best? Check out our expert advice and look before you peel.
The news about breast cancer is better than ever, including targeted treatments, more options and better outcomes. Area women talk about their experience.
The chance of a woman in this country having invasive breast cancer is about one in eight. Those are women diagnosed with breast cancer. How many don’t have the illness but are still touched by it? Think of the husbands and children. Healthy or at risk, breast cancer to a woman can feel like a […]
One month out of college, my old bedroom became my grandmother’s. It was the one room on the main level of the house that could be transformed into a bedroom — and it had been recycled many times: my brother’s room, then an office, then my teenage bedroom. When Grandma fell ill, she moved in. […]
Westport Magazine looks at the generation taking care of their aging parents, from health-care concerns to financial decisions.
Lyme Disease is identified, classified, authenticated — and getting worse. So why can’t we get federal funds to fight it or even agree on a treatment?
A gym that has no membership fees, is open 365 days a year and offers an incredible workout is just steps away. Here’s a guide to some amazing fitness trails hidden in the parks and nature centers in our towns.