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Passionate About Pets

When man’s best friend gets sick, veterinarians like Dr. Note are the ones who are there to get them back on their paws again.

Tell us about yourself.

I’m Dr. Surasit Detchom, but you can call me “Dr. Note.” I graduated with […]

By |October 1st, 2018|Family, Pets|0 Comments
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Pampering With Purpose

Work out those stress kinks with a traditional Red Dao herbal bath all the while supporting a good cause

There are few occasions in life when we can treat ourselves to an hour of pure pampering while feeling we are also […]

By |September 30th, 2018|Family, Health|0 Comments
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We Are Accredited

International School Saigon Pearl (ISSP) is fully accredited by two of the most prestigious international accreditation agencies in the world: the Council of International Schools (CIS) and the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), effective since July 2018.

In […]

By |September 28th, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Pain Management

When acute or chronic pain drags you down, you’re desperate for relief. Here are a few ways to put out the fire

Back, shoulder and neck pains are one of the most common types of pain resulting from repetitive use, poor […]

By |September 27th, 2018|Family, Health|0 Comments
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Smartphone Dilemma

Coping with and, sometimes, without our phones for a balanced life

This morning the alarm clock on my phone woke me up and, as it does every day, a gentle melody tune eased me up from my pillows. I checked my messages, scrolled the […]

By |September 19th, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Exotic Pets

There are so many aspects to owning and caring for legal exotic pets, you need to be certain about your ability to provide for your pet before you plan to adopt probably more than for any other pet, before you buy […]

By |September 12th, 2018|Family, Pets|0 Comments

Go With The Flow

Start talking about menstruation to your daughter early and often

It can be hard for a parent to know just when to start talking to their daughters about periods. The time when the period starts can be frightening for a girl, especially if it happens […]

By |September 11th, 2018|Family, Health|0 Comments
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2+2=?!?!

Math anxiety affects almost half of elementary school students. Spot the symptoms and use these strategies to counteract it 

Math anxiety is much more than a dislike for the subject—it’s a real problem for students, one that blocks the brain’s working memory and starts a self-perpetuating cycle of math […]

By |September 3rd, 2018|Education, Family|0 Comments
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Sharing is Caring

Young children want to share—but they don’t yet understand how much they have

We’re in a laboratory with a three-year-old child. As part of the experiment, we ask the child to share her colorful stickers with a puppet— but she doesn’t do so fairly. For the researcher, […]

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ISHCMC Celebrates Another 45-point IB Diploma Score

International School Ho Chi Minh City (ISHCMC) is celebrating its 25th year in providing world-leading international education, making it the most experienced school in graduating students through the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme (IB DP) in Ho Chi Minh City. There […]

By |August 29th, 2018|Education|0 Comments