Becoming an expat literally means receiving a clean slate to create your life from scratch and redefine your identity. It’s a chance to expand horizons and gain new, exciting experiences, but – as many of us can confirm – changing countries is not always smooth sailing.
Starting a family can be an overwhelming experience. While every little step is exciting and worth looking forward to, it takes each expecting couple on a whole new adventure – something they can cherish for a lifetime.
When expats in the Netherlands consider what they can learn from their host country, they’ll probably think of gezelligheid, cycling, or raising happy kids.
May 11 saw the Netherlands emerge from its seven-week “intelligent lockdown” caused by the global coronavirus pandemic.
We spend most of our lives sitting down. But this sedentary lifestyle can leave us slouching, stiff, and even injured. There are hundreds of reasons why you need better posture, and thankfully, plenty of ways to correct your posture today.
The Netherlands has been in an intelligent lockdown for about 7 weeks now due to the novel Coronavirus. On Wednesday, May 6th, 2020 Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte announced new Coronavirus measures which indicate the lockdown which has slowed the Dutch economy may be coming to an end.
Interesting times we are living in, but we don’t need to tell you that! The Coronavirus (COVID-19) seems to be everywhere, bringing typical levels of alarm across the world. Much of this is valid, rooted in medical fact. Unfortunately, there are a lot of myths circulating as well.
One of the things that you never want in a country you have just moved to is an urgent need for emergency health treatment. It’s Saturday – who do you call? Where do you go? How does the administration work? Is a trip to the hospital covered by your health insurance in the Netherlands?
Regular trips to the dentist are obviously essential for the health of your teeth. But dental repairs can be expensive, even from dentists in the Netherlands. As prevention is better than cure, it is very possible to avoid cavities, tooth decay, gum inflammation, and other such problems altogether. This will, in turn, reduce those painful…
Growing up, you will have been taught about the importance of brushing your teeth. But, did you ever think that simply by brushing, you could be doing damage instead of good? Believe it or not, there is a right way and a wrong way to brush your teeth.