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Alexandra Figueiredo is a journalist and communication consultant.  Graduated in Social and Cultural Communication, have also a postgraduation in Psychological Assessment. She's specialized in health journalism and in medical and scientific consultancy. Worked as a radio newscaster, was journalist at CNL/SIC Notícias and in two RTP programs: Health Service and TV Science, she also coordinated a health program for RTP Africa. She Worked with online “Expresso Employment”  and the magazines “Medicine and Health” and “The Consumer”. Was one of the winners of the IX volume poetry contest of Editorial Minerva “Of Poetry”, having published poems. Between many other works as a consultant, she was director of a solidarity association chaired by the former Minister of Health Ana Jorge and was also press advisor for the former President of the Portuguese Republic, Dr. Jorge Sampaio, during his time as Ambassador of Tuberculosis in the World.

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8 February 2021

Sustainability: An offer of customizable and unique products, from the Ocean to you

It was on a walk to the beach with his son, that André Facote, noticed too much garbage. This made an impression on him and it […]
8 February 2021
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Canada extends its cruise ban until 2022

The Alaska cruise season has arrived, however it has been hit hard by Covid-19 and with increasing positive cases being reported daily, the Canadian government has […]
8 February 2021

The most googled recipe during Covid-19: Banana Bread

Nothing was as popular last year as the banana bread; an elegant, sweet, and moist loaf. Everyone was stuck at home, so everyone was baking it. […]
8 February 2021

These are five of Europe’s oldest and most beautiful cafes

During the current pandemic, we’ve all been longing to go to our local café at one point or another. Being stuck inside isn’t exactly what we […]
8 February 2021

Sedentary lifestyle: A silent enemy in the pandemic

In this period of confinement, where social distancing and remote work are part of the new daily routine, sedentary lifestyles have become a silent enemy of […]
4 February 2021

Today is World Cancer Day

The health emergency associated with Covid-19 has caused patients with chronic diseases such as cancer, to stay away from clinics, postpone their check-ups or avoid medical […]
4 February 2021

Stonemanor in Belgium has to close for a weekend because of shortages linked to Brexit

Belgium’s British supermarket Stonemanor will have to close both premises the weekend of February 6th and 7th. The cause, the store announced, was linked to extremely […]
3 February 2021

Russian Billionaire Arkady Rotenberg claims to own “Putin’s Palace”

Russian billionaire Arkady Rotenberg has said that he owns a Black Sea coast property that Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny says costs over $1.5 billion and belongs […]
2 February 2021
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Time to shift to these sustainable food trends

Sustainable food production and sourcing is not a new concept anymore. This trend is on a rise in the hospitality industry and it has cultivated an […]
1 February 2021

5 Tips to work effectively from home

Many organizations have asked employees to work remotely during the pandemic. If you’re like me, new to the concept of working from home, the following tips could […]
1 February 2021

How to cook the perfect chicken

I know of many people who are scared to prepare a whole chicken because they have no clue how, and then once they cook it, they’re […]
29 January 2021
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10 Best vintage stores in Brussels

Brussels is a well-known tourist city, not only for its interesting museums and the incredible Grand Place, but also for its antique and vintage stores and […]
29 January 2021
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5 Wines you should try in 2021

The wine bottle has become our best friend over the past 12 months or so. Sofa, jogging pants, the latest episode of The Queen’s Gambit on […]
28 January 2021

BrewDog in talks with UK Government to use its pubs as vaccination centers

BrewDog, a Scottish craft beer brewer and pub chain, is offering its closed outlets across the United Kingdom to the government to use as Covid-19 vaccination […]
27 January 2021

5 European wellness retreats for 2021

It’s a new year and the last one has been challenging to say the least, so what better than some healthy, relaxing and renewing wellness retreats […]
26 January 2021

Maybe the Simpsons had foreseen the inauguration of Kamala Harris?

Much has already been said about the clothes worn by the new US Vice President at the inauguration ceremony last January 20th in Washington. The purple […]
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