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5 finds to keep you active this season!
The sun is shining and summer is really here, so where better to work out than outdoors? But first, you’ll need light clothing and gear that was designed with the hot season in mind. Here are five essential... Read
5 inspiring versions found on Pinterest
Whether it’s a dinner amongst friends or a quick lunch between meetings at work, salads are the ultimate food ally this summer! Be warned: this is more than just a few leaves of lettuce and the usual tomato... Read
Tips on how to improve your cognitive abilities
The human brain is a complex organ, which forms the body’s information processing center. Through an intricate network of neurons, our mind enables us to interact with and make sense of the world... Read
After the era of yoga, everyone is now talking about Pilates. This technique helps with flexibility, but also works on body strengthening. We had a conversation with Ann McMillan, president and founder of Ann McMillan Pilates in Montreal, on everything... Read
9 new products that will tickle your tastebuds
With the warm season in full-swing, the longer days have arrived, which is all the more reason to enjoy a good meal with family and friends. It’s also a great opportunity to scope out new finds within... Read
Two healthier summer sipping alternatives
When the summer is set to sizzle, you might want to amplify your health and wellness quotient with a little change from your typical tipples. Instead of your usual freezer section lemonades and prepared ice... Read
Smart ideas for keeping UV rays at bay
By now, we’re all well-versed in the dangers of exposing our skin to the sun. And really, when you think about it, enjoying the summer outdoors and protecting yourself from harmful UV rays don’t have... Read
Appliances and recipes to start the day right
Lately, we’ve been seeing all kinds of food trends. The latest one: raw juicing. A healthy blend of fruits and veggies can really help you start the day on the right foot, and provide your body with... Read
How to protect your teeth from an acid attack!
Enamel erosion: it isn’t fun, especially the (oft-painful) tooth sensitivity that usually follows. But with the amount of acid-rich food and drinks we consume on a daily basis, erosion seems inevitable.... Read
Enjoying them during breakfast + beyond!
Eggs: they’re a tasty breakfast option, and a versatile ingredient when it comes to cooking and baking. But are they healthy? That’s the question many people tend to ask themselves, so we spoke with... Read
The making of Protecting Our Tomorrows: Portraits of Meningoccocal Disease
The month of April marks the time of the year when the snow begins to melts, flowers start to bloom, and smiling becomes contagious. April is also the month during which one... Read
Warmer days are closer and closer, and the season of outdoor training can officially begin! Of course, winter shouldn’t keep people from playing outside, but it’s a whole lot more motivating when the sun is beating down on you and the temperature... Read
Functional training at its best
Got little time during the week to squeeze in exercise? Do you prefer working out in a group rather than alone? If so, the new OMNIA by Technogym may be the training system that will keep you motivated to stay fit. We... Read
Keep your motivation up with this high-tech bracelet
We all know the importance of staying active, but the difficult part is often finding an activity you like and, most of all, keeping your motivation up. A recent trend on the tech front: fitness trackers... Read
If often happens that time simply doesn’t allow for us to prepare healthy snacks. In such instances, we seek to find alternatives in stores, all without paying attention to the ingredients list. Given that March is Nutrition Month, we’ve... Read