Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness

The Magic of Running the Disneyland Paris Half Marathon

Marathon Woman Laura Moore describes the exhilaration of taking part in the Disneyland Paris half marathon at one of the most magical places on Earth.
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Everything You Need to Know to Register for Races in France

I ran my first French race less than two weeks after moving to Paris. I didn’t speak a word of French and I didn’t know any fellow runners, but I knew that participating in a local race would help me feel at home in this new city.
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Acupuncture in Paris: How to Help Relieve Back Pain

When your back hurts you are not alone! Back pain, especially low back pain, is one of the plagues of modern life. Nearly eight out of ten people get it at some point. Healthcare systems worldwide spend billions treating it. Unfortunately there’s not a lot that western medicine can do. Fortunately there’s a less invasive option: Acupuncture.
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Happy Healthy & Zen in Paris: Can You Change for a Healthier Life?

Health coach Tania Del Rio Albrechsten offers her advice on changing 6 simple habits that can lead to a happier and healthier life.
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Monster Under the Bed: Is Fear Standing in the Way of Your Success?

Understanding your fears, managing your fears, and being willing to push past them to new, exciting, and rewarding opportunities is what results in a life you can truly enjoy.
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Trailing Wives: Torn Jane Doesn’t Want to Move Again  

Family therapist Kristin Louise Duncombe offers advice to a former trailing spouse who is not ready to give up her thriving career to move again.
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Meet the Millennial Making Support Hosiery Sexy

When Walleriana founder Juliette de Feraudy couldn't find fun, sexy support hosiery to suit her lifestyle, she decided to create it herself.
Woman stretching in park. © Alexis Duclos

From Breathless to a Paris Marathon Runner

Let’s be clear. I am not a runner... I grew up in a swimming pool, and therefore my body was conditioned from a very young age to believe that exercise only took place in zero gravity environments.
motherhood

The Motherhood Diaries: Master Juggler of Home, Family and Work

Balancing motherhood, work, and social life is an ongoing challenge. Try these helpful tips to switch between roles while making the most of each moment.
entrepreneurship

How to Cure the Loneliness of Entrepreneurship

After having left my job in a busy corporate environment, I started my copywriting business in Paris and decided to go it alone. I‘d gone from a busy social day, to having nobody buy myself to talk to. That’s right – I’d started talking to myself. Times were rough.