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Counting Sheep

Why sleep is important in a child’s development

When it comes to sleep, most of us aren’t getting enough—far less than the recommended daily dose of 8–9 hours per night. Many of us suffer from chronic sleep deprivation. While this is […]

By |May 22nd, 2017|Family, Health|0 Comments
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Pica Chew

What to do when your pet ingests a foreign body

“Pica” is the term for the indiscriminate eating and swallowing of things—from toys and stones to dirt and even feces—by your dog or cat. There are numerous causes to this, ranging […]

By |May 18th, 2017|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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How To Lose A Fat Guy In 30 Days

Just because you’re not a contestant on The Biggest Loser doesn’t mean you can’t win your own weight-loss battle at home

I’ve always had a love-hate relationship with food. I love it. It hates my waist. Prior to my thirties, I […]

By |May 18th, 2017|Features, Health|0 Comments
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Smoke Signal

From moxibustion to pinch and pull therapeutic massages, traditional Chinese medicine practitioner Antoine Tran can help balance your energy

Wherever you are in Saigon, chances are a massage of some sort can be found nearby. There’s an endless variety of offerings, […]

By |May 15th, 2017|Features, Health|0 Comments
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Sound Affects!!!!!!

Have you heard? Noise can affect learning!

Karaoke; I avoided it like the plague for years. Now it turns out that sitting around a microphone with a bunch of friends wailing out a favorite song is great fun. That life changing […]

By |May 14th, 2017|Education, Family, The Syllabus|0 Comments
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A Kinder Experiment

Oi speaks to Thao Nguyen, Juliette Nguyen Khanh and Fang Zhang, the women behind Kinder Academy Preschool, about why nature, arts and a multicultural environment are important in education

Tell us how you three met and then decided to open Kinder […]

By |May 11th, 2017|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Acne Agony

“Mom, what’s happening with these pimples on my face?” “Oh, don’t worry, I had them too…”

Many people feel acne is a natural condition that should be accepted. It happens to almost 80 percent of the population between 15 and 30 […]

By |May 3rd, 2017|Family, Health|0 Comments
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Namaste

Yoga for mindfulness in the elementary classroom

What’s the big deal about yoga, anyway? Isn’t it just a bunch of people rolling around on mats, twisting themselves into pretzels or passing out in an overheated room?

Far from it. Any yogi will […]

By |April 20th, 2017|Education, Family, Higher Learning|0 Comments
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Kidsnschools

British Education Startup to Launch a Learning Community in Vietnam

Like almost every major city worldwide, HCMC is home to a burgeoning array of modern international schools serving both local and Expat families. For the learning communities that surround international schools, […]

By |April 20th, 2017|Education, Features|1 Comment
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ISHCMC Hosts Community Discovery Fair

International School Ho Chi Minh City (ISHCMC) hosted a Discovery Fair to showcase their new Early Explorer and Kindergarten learning areas, which feature state of the art facilities allowing for a safe learning environment for young students.

Visiting children experienced school […]

By |April 17th, 2017|Family|0 Comments