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That Nagging Cough

A simple guide to cough medications

When you walk into a pharmacy, you’ll notice that the majority of medications on the shelves are for cough. There are so many different types of cough medications that it can be quite confusing to choose the “right one” for you. […]

By |January 12th, 2018|Family, Health|0 Comments
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Detox for Tet

Explore Spa by Le Méridien Saigon harnesses the healing powers of the sea

While Saigon has a million things going for it, including world-class street food, a vibrant nightlife scene and parks and rivers galore, life here can hardly be considered relaxing. With Western New Year and […]

By |December 19th, 2017|Health, Spa & Health, Travel & Leisure|0 Comments
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Nothing to Sneeze at

Flu season is year round in Vietnam, which means it might be time to schedule your flu shot

Everyone gets the flu now and then. You know the symptoms—sore throat, fever, coughing, a runny nose, and a lack of energy that will likely see […]

By |October 26th, 2017|Family, Health|0 Comments
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Constipation – A Painful Problem

Constipation in toddlers can lead to an unhappy little one, so learn how to keep them regular and happy

Constipation is a common problem that almost every child will experience at some point in time. It is a condition where a child infrequently passes hard painful stools […]

By |September 21st, 2017|Family, Health|0 Comments
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Fever Fears

You can’t take chances when your child has a fever, but you shouldn’t panic either

When a child is fighting off an infection, one of the most common side effects is fever. As the body’s natural immune response gets to work, […]

By |August 26th, 2017|Family, Health|0 Comments
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First Year of Life

Is it time to go to the doctor again? Probably

As pediatricians, we see children every day—that’s the joy of this profession. Of course, we usually see children when they are sick, but it’s also very important that we see them when […]

By |July 25th, 2017|Family, Health|0 Comments
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Autism: A Lonely World

There are so many misconceptions about autism, and so many things that have been blamed for causing it, from vaccinations to poor parenting. But what is it, and what is the real cause?

A child with autism has difficulty learning social […]

By |June 29th, 2017|Family, Health|0 Comments
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In The Mood For Love

As it turns out, Belinda Carlisle was right: Heaven really is a place on earth. At least, that’s how it feels about this spa

Enter the spa at The Reverie Saigon (22 – 36 Nguyen Hue, D1 & 57 – 69F […]

By |June 23rd, 2017|Features, Health|0 Comments
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Starting Point

Mandala Wellness takes an integrative approach to the promotion of wellbeing and the restoration of balance

I have never tried acupuncture before. It’s not that I have an aversion to needles, but electively having somebody poke me with them never really […]

By |May 26th, 2017|Family, Health|0 Comments
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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