Healthy Lifestyle

A recent report from the American Lung Association (ALA) found that smog and other forms of air pollution in the greater Washington area have worsened in recent years, creating a significant health risk for residents.   Between 2015 and 2017, the District of Columbia experienced an average of 4.7 high-ozone days per year, which occur when pollution levels become harmful and residents are encouraged to remain indoors.  DC also saw an average of 14 moderate-risk days per year when pollution levels were high enough to impact at-risk populations, including children, the elderly and people with asthma.  Overall, the increasing number of high...

For a family vacation or wellness getaway, take a trip to California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains and the Ritz Carlton Lake Tahoe.  The Ritz Carlton is a true four-season resort with ski-in/ski-out access in the winter and vibrant lakeside activities in the summer.  This stately property is perched mid-mountain for stunning views over the lake and surrounding area.   The fresh mountain air and spectacular setting are enhanced by Pure Rooms, which provide a completely hypoallergenic environment during your stay.  Pure Rooms use purified air to eliminate contaminants so you can be your best and make the most of your time in Lake...

As we head into the colder months of the year, this is the best time to think about ways to improve your indoor air quality at home.  It’s often said that indoor air is more polluted than outdoor air and when you consider the amount of time we spend at home, indoor air quality can make a big difference for your health and wellbeing.   Replace air-filters. Using an air-filtration system is great but they are only effective when maintained according to the manufacturer’s instructions. Take this opportunity to check your air-filters and always use a HEPA filter to remove...

As the nights get colder and the leaves are beginning to turn, it's time to start planning for fall wellness. Seasonal changes are a great time to update and refocus your wellness routine, especially since the shorter days of fall invite us to slow down and take care of ourselves. How will you improve your health and wellness this fall?   Check your vitamin D. Fewer daylight hours mean less exposure to vitamin D, which supports bone health and the immune system, along with many other health benefits. Ask your doctor about your vitamin D levels and consider a supplement if you...

You may have an idea in your mind about what wellness travel looks like, but this growing segment of the industry offers a variety of options and experiences. As the wellness market continues to expand, hotels, resorts and other travel companies are looking to meet the needs and desires of very different types of travelers.    Let’s take a look at some of today’s most popular wellness travel trends. Which one is right for you?   Sports and adventure.  Wellness travel is a lot more than white bathrobes and massages. Active travelers are also seeking dynamic, adrenaline-filled experiences they can’t always have at home. ...

Wellness travel is among the top trends in the travel industry over the past few years.  As self-care and a proactive approach to health have become more and more a part of people’s daily lives, hotels are adapting by offering services that cater to these needs when they travel.   From nutritious food to purified air, let’s take a look at some of the ways hotels are helping travelers take better care of their mental and physical health away from home.   A holistic approach.  When thinking about guest health and wellness, it’s not enough to tack on additional options as an after-thought.  Hotels...

Just 4 miles from John Wayne International Airport, the Hilton Orange County is a sleek, 4-star hotel featuring creative modern architecture.  The Hilton has a total of 29 wellness rooms by Pure, which provide health-conscious travelers with a fresh, hypoallergenic environment during their stay.   Pure Rooms use purified air to eliminate contaminants and create the highest quality rooms you’ll find anywhere.  Our wellness rooms promote well-being with healthy amenities like allergy-friendly bedding so you can always be your best away from home.  Rejuvenate with Pure Rooms and discover the benefits of wellness and peace of mind.   The wellness experience at the Hilton...

Nestled on a hilltop surrounded by redwood trees, the Hilton Santa Cruz is a quiet, peaceful retreat just 10 minutes from downtown. The hotel’s serene ambiance has recently been enhanced by the addition of 10 wellness rooms by Pure, which provide the highest quality guest room experience for wellness-minded travelers. Pure Rooms perfectly compliment the Hilton’s commitment to the health and vitality of its guests. Using purified air to eliminate contaminants and create an entirely hypoallergenic environment, Pure Rooms provide comfort and peace of mind when you travel. Allergy-friendly bedding, along with a host of additional wellness amenities, make...

It’s always exciting for us to tell you about a new hotel bringing you the peace of mind and comfort of Pure Wellness Rooms. But it’s even better when three hotels--the Fairfield Inn and Suites Atlanta Kennesaw, Springhill Suites Atlanta Kennesaw, and Springhill Suites Atlanta Buford/Mall of America--expand the number of Pure Rooms all in the same metro area! While Pure Rooms have been available in and around Atlanta for many years, these hotels are providing them in nearby Kennesaw and Buford for the first time. Wellness Rooms by Pure help promote well-being with purified air and a fresh,...

Two hours west of Chicago, Oak Brook, IL was once home to Hamburger University, an expansive, high-end training facility for McDonalds.  This majestic 80-acre campus was recently converted into Hyatt Lodge, a hotel and conference center surrounded by verdant forest preserve alongside private, scenic Lake Fred. Hyatt Lodge boasts nearly 50,000 square feet of event space, including a 299-seat auditorium, as well as gorgeous outdoor venue areas.  It’s the perfect destination for corporate gatherings, lavish weddings or other social events both large and intimate.  With exceptional service and stunning floor-to-ceiling views, Hyatt Lodge provides a memorable backdrop for your next special occasion.  Hyatt Lodge now also features the hypoallergenic environment of Pure...