This Week in Wellness: SurfSet returns to Chelsea Piers, Neti pot warning, and more

Welcome to our weekly roundup of wellness news we’ve spotted and reported throughout the week. Our Page Six!
SurfSet at Chelsea Piers!

Welcome to our weekly roundup of wellness news we’ve spotted and reported throughout the week. Our Page Six!

Summer may be fading into fall, but you won’t have to stop surfing anytime soon. SurfSet is bringing its classes back to the Sports Center at Chelsea Piers starting September 17, with a four-week surf camp and drop-in classes.

After class, you can stop at the brand-new mini Greenmarket Cart for Chelsea’s Table debuting September 9. The cart will sell fresh, local veggies, fruits, meats, honey, and maple syrup on Sundays in September from 8:00 a.m.– 4:00 p.m.

According to the NY Times, the FDA issued new neti pot warnings, telling users to use distilled or filtered water. The warnings were in response to two deaths last year from a rare but deadly brain infection.

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A tank from Puma’s Project Pink collection.

Puma launched its third annual Project Pink Campaign for breast cancer awareness. This year, 100 percent of the proceeds from the collection will go to a nominated breast cancer charity. Got one you especially love? Let Puma know by September 21.

Cocktail Bodega opened on the Lower East Side on Thursday, serving liquor-blended smoothies and spiked fresh-squeezed juices.

Starting this fall, members of Uplift can use the boutique fitness studio’s treadmills and free weights for your own workouts when you’re not attending a class.

Clean Plates is hosting an all-natural desserts event on September 8, with Openhouse and Yumspring. The event “Cool Cravings and Hot Startups” will feature some of the city’s best healthier sweet treats, like Soft Serve Fruit Co. and Purely Elizabeth.

Discover Outdoors introduced Urban Stand Up Paddleboarding Adventures that include paddling on the Hudson and drinks at the Frying Pan. Please consume in that order.

Yoga for NY is hosting a benefit event on September 29 at Yoga Vida with a super-stacked roster of top teachers. Expect Alison West, Nikki Vilella, and Alan Finger, and an after-party.

A new BodyMaps app, Pretty on the Inside, will allow doctors to show patients high-resolution 3D images of internal body parts on an iPad. You’ll finally understand what’s wrong with you (maybe)!

Lacey Stone is coming back to New York next week for a five-day “Sweat Week.” She’ll hosts five one-hour workouts on Pier 46 and a class at Flywheel Sports on September 10.

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