Surf's Up

The Best Rash Guards for a Day at the Beach

Heading to one of Sarasota's amazing beaches? Get extra protection from the sun's rays with these stylish rash guards.

07/29/2022 By Allison Forsyth

The Pandemic

The Covid BA.5 Mutation Is Causing an Increase in Cases, Hospitalizations

The statewide test positivity rate is 24 percent, with more than 10,000 new cases as of Monday, July 25.

07/28/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Globetrotter

This Sarasota Man Has Traveled the World Hunting Exotic, Dangerous Snakes

"I’ve been bitten by almost every creature there is. But I love what I do."

07/28/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Your Health Questions Answered

What's the Latest Treatment for Sleep Apnea?

Dr. Mathew Edlund from the Center for Circadian Medicine tells us more about Inspire—an implantable device that stimulates and opens the airway.

07/27/2022 By Allison Forsyth

High Society

What's Better for Chronic Pain: CBD or THC?

A new medical study offers interesting information about cannabis and chronic pain.

07/26/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Hair Health

The Best Hair Products for Florida's Heat and Humidity

Sarasota-Manatee is experiencing a major heat wave—and with that comes frizz. Here are some of the best products to protect your locks.

07/25/2022 By Allison Forsyth

What's Cooler Than Being Cool? Ice Cold!

The Best Beach Coolers of 2022

Stow beer, wine and your Pub subs in one of these bad boys for the perfect Sarasota beach day.

07/21/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Science

Researchers Are Studying How Red Tide Affects Our Long-Term Health

Studies have found red tide can have a lasting effect on the brain and lungs.

07/21/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Your Health Questions Answered

This Trendy Chia Seed Drink Is Actually Healthy, Experts Say

Dr. Marc Bernstein at Gastroenterology Associates of Sarasota says the chia seed drink can actually help relieve constipation.

07/20/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Step It Up

Jazz Up Your Walking Routine at These Five Sarasota Spots

From scavenger hunts to hiking practice to Swedish fartlek, here are some great ways to up the ante on your walking game.

07/19/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Mental Health

The National Suicide Hotline Has a New Number

Starting Saturday, July 16, call or text 988 if you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health crisis.

07/15/2022 By Allison Forsyth

The Other Virus

What to Know About Monkeypox Symptoms and Vaccines

More than 40,000 doses of FDA-approved, two-dose vaccine JYNNEOS have been distributed in the U.S. since July 7.

07/14/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Heart Health

Wearing a Heart Monitor Can Improve Your Workout—and Your Overall Health

"Fitness as it's related to your heart is so important for physical, mental and emotional wellbeing," says OrangeTheory trainer Aimee Reffner.

07/13/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Downtown Docs

Two New Medical Offices Will Open in Downtown Wellen Park By 2023

Florida Lakes Vein Center and Seymour Smiles Orthodontics will open next to retail shops, restaurants and more.

07/12/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Safe space

Sarasota Memorial Hospital Adds New Pediatric Emergency Waiting Room

The space was designed to make the experience of going to the E.R. less traumatic for children.

07/11/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Plant Life

Sarasota Band Physical Plant Makes Psychedelic Rock Feel Brand New

The rock group will release its new album, "Hot Future," next month.

07/08/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Throwing Shade

The Best Beach Umbrellas for 2022

Seek the shade in style—from tents to cabanas to classic umbrellas.

07/07/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Delete Your Account

Do You Need to Take a Break From Social Media?

The 30-day challenge helps clear your mind and improve mental health. Sarasota life coach Tammy Barnett shares some tips to make use of this time.

07/05/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Good advice

A Sarasota CEO on How Remote Work Has Changed the Game for Female Business Owners

The cofounder of the sorbet manufacturer SorBabes shares how remote work has changed the business game for women.

07/01/2022 By Allison Forsyth

Hot Flash

It's Crazy Hot Out. Should You Be Exercising Outdoors?

Maybe, but if you do, you'll want to follow these tips from fitness expert Rachel Reddish.

07/01/2022 By Allison Forsyth