Health

Quick Facts About Shanghai Pollution

lanning on hiding from the smog indoors? Or waiting till late to go for a jog when the pollution seems to be less? Think again, my friends…We've all woken up with that familiar, tingling...

TCM in Shanghai: Acupuncture at Body & Soul

It's not a last resort, it's the cureWe reached out to Doris Rathgeber, TCM doctor and founder of Body & Soul, a clinic with multiple locations in Shanghai that focuses on TCM treatments to...

Where to get an STD Check in Shanghai ?

Three convenient clinics where you can get an STD check in Shanghai There are plenty of local clinics and hospitals to get an STD check in Shanghai. But if you're new here and haven't been...

Fighting Food Poisoning in Shanghai

Fight Food Poisoning in Shanghai In Shanghai during the winter season, cases of food poisoning rocket. There are more germs whizzing around than traffic on the Yan'an elevated highway. You are more suceptible to getting...

5 Easy Ways to Stay Healthy in China

It can be hard to stay healthy in Shanghai, so we might obsess over expensive gym memberships or fancy vitamin cocktails to stay in shape. The devil's in the details, though, and the little...

Best Air Pollution Masks for China

Foreigners might be creeped out by China’s mask wearing masses, but they just don’t understand how cool it is to breath worry-free in China’s polluted air. Face masks have become the norm for many...

Treating Sports Injuries in Shanghai

Summer is the time to play sports, and that means injuries. Injuries can ruin an entire season, but can be prevented. So we spoke to Shanghai United Family Hospital & Clinics physiotherapist Christopher Pedra...

A Shanghai Expat Doctor on Health Risks in Shanghai

As a doctor, I would strongly advise you to reconsider carefully before getting up in the morning.The risks of daily life are greater than most of us realize. The Grim Reaper claims 1 in...

Traditional Chinese Medicine in Shanghai

Ever since the founding of the PRC, the Communist Party of China and the Central Government has attached great importance to the development of TCM, specifying in 1954 theta “Unity of Chinese and Western...

Water Filters, Air Purifiers & Green Plants by Shanghai Greenwave Enviro-tech

Greenwave is a brand we established on March of 2010 which carries water filters, air purifiers and green plants as well as some other related products for healthy living and green home for residents...