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ICUs are nearing capacity in this French city. And it’s only September

That’s how Dr. Olivier Joannes-Boyau, head of the intensive care unit at University Hospital in the southwestern city of Bordeaux, describes the resurgence of Covid-19 in France. After young French people took advantage of the lifting of lockdown and summer months to socialize freely, Covid-19 hospitalizations have risen in large cities like Paris, Bordeaux and… Read More »

Virus pummels French Polynesia, straining ties with Paris

PAPEETE, Tahiti — France’s worst coronavirus outbreak is unfolding 12 times zones away from Paris, devastating Tahiti and other idyllic islands of French Polynesia. The South Pacific archipelagos lack enough oxygen, ICU beds and morgue space – and their vaccination rate is barely half the national average. Simultaneous outbreaks on remote islands and atolls are… Read More »

Food that french people eat on a diet

While everyday meat is typically purchased at the supermarket, many families still visit the butcher to reserve a choice cut for special occasions. However, do not feel guilty if you do snack once in a while or splurge on a dessert. Log in Cart 0 Checkout. It’s about being smart with choices, quantities, and opportunities.… Read More »