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Get Frenchy With It: Bastille Day Quiz

Bastille Day is a fave celebration of mine. A little French wine, a little cheese, a baguette — what more could a gal want. Take this little quiz and see how French culture and the French paradox could affect your health for the better.

Bon chance!

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Get Frenchy With It: Bastille Day Quiz

What is the French Paradox?

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Advah Advah 5 years
Uuh French eat richer food? I'm French but live in the UK, and am still shocked at the amount of deep fried stuff people eat every day here, or creamy dressings and mayonnaise on a regular basis either here or in the US.
Gabriela-Une-Vie-Saine Gabriela-Une-Vie-Saine 5 years
I can't believe camembert is lower than gruyere! Love camembert...haven't had it in far too long!
shaima shaima 6 years
0/3... oh, btw i'm French! :s
V-for-Victoria V-for-Victoria 8 years
I just guessed that harder cheeses would contain more calories....
mks0880 mks0880 8 years
3/3!! But I just got back from Paris yesterday...
cmd0610 cmd0610 8 years
The French maybe have different eating habits etc etc but I appreciate the American ideal of being really fit, going to the gym, outdoor sports and how that's been changing over the last few years. I think we should get credit for being a very sporty society - e.g. the first time i ran the houston 1/2 marathon in jan of 2005 i signed up like 5 days before . . this year the race was at 100% capacity (including the marathon) on july 5th . . I think that says something really great about how Americans are becoming a more heath conscious society . . . anyways i still have to love the french i'm marrying one :D
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