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Workouts on the Cheap

Avoid overpriced gym memberships by visiting your local community center gym.

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Pregnant in Japan: City Survival Guide

5 tips on helping you deal with morning sickness while being pregnant in Japan.

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Pregnant in Japan: Prenatal Care

Got a growing baby bump? Time to find a good OBGYN.

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Fitness Clubs in Japan: A Wonderful Adventure Awaits You

Get out of the office and into the gym!

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Pregnant in Japan: Deciding to Stay or Leave

In this 3 part series, we take a look at being pregnant in Japan.

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Yeah, it’s pretty clear, I ain’t no size two.

What is it like being overweight in Japan?

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Decoding Japanese Medications

Learn these kanji to make sure you are getting the correct medication.

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A Lucky Break And Lots Of Hard Work

From factory worker to fashion model. A journey of lucky breaks and hard work.

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Japanese Double Eyelid Surgery

What are double eyelids and why do so many Japanese girls want them?

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Where Are The Harajuku Girls?

A look at what Japanese women actually wear.

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Quick Guide To Japanese Health Insurance

If you are a long term resident of Japan you are required by law to have health insurance.

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The Curious Japanese Obsession With Blood Types

Are you hot headed? Cool and calm? Your personality might be determined by the type of red stuff flowing through your veins.

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