Blog Category - Health & Environment

R Beijing Things to do on a Rainy Day
It rarely rains in Beijing, but when it rains, it pours.
DP Aiya to Zhajiangmian: The Complete A-Z For Beijing Newcomers (or Visitors)
Even after surviving several cycles of the sun in Beijing, it can still seem like a crazy world out there, but between the chaos it can often be j
“Hard Water” in Beijing Could Be Making Your Skin Dry
Did you ever wonder why some soaps and shampoo don’t bubble when you take a bath? Or did you notice that your skin looks dry after shower?
Summer Beauty: Xiaoxiao Nail and Eyelash Spa
I see myself as a little bit of a nail connoisseur: I love to have pedicures and manicures, and have tried spas all around the world.
DP Best Indoor Plants to Combat Pollution in Beijing
In the lead up to our Mandarin Month mixer on June 24, where you'l
Mindfulness in Beijing: Teaching How to Tackle Pain Through Meditation and Self Awareness
Settling into a group meditation class at the Beixinqiao-adjacent Beij
This Week in Fitness: The Top 7 Fitness Apps in China
This post comes courtesy of our content partners at TechNode.
So Long Sucker: Swatting the Myths About Mosquitoes
Summer in Beijing: time to get out the T-shirts and shorts, and enjoy the sunshine.
DP Punjabi to Open a Cultural Center & On-the-go Deli Serving Veggie & Vegan Burgers
Burger Brief takes a look at some of the attendees
Back Pain Be Gone! My Citywide Search for an Awesome Massage
In late 2014, I started to have these intense migraine episodes.
Expanding Ambitions: SpaceCycle, Gu Cycle, and More Studios Launch Second Locations
After an extended absence over the winter months, This Week
Beicology: Personalize Your PM2.5 Protection with Cambridge Masks' New High Tech App
Editor's Note: Cambridge Mask's Kickstarter campaign went live May 30, check it out...
DP Beicology: Can Beijingers Pedal the Pollution Away With Futuristic Smog Cleaning Bikes?
Though bikes have long been touted as a cleaner way to commute, Daan Roosegaarde hopes to shift such cycling into an even higher ecological gear.