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5 Chinese Medicines to Prevent Hair Loss | TCM Perspective

Last updated on June 14, 2021.

Hair loss is a common issue that concerns many people. Learn more about how to prevent and treat hair loss by Chinese medicine.

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Your Expert Guide to Allergy Specialists in Hong Kong

Last updated on May 18, 2021.

Did you know Hong Kong does not have enough allergy specialists? According to the Hong Kong Medical Journal, the city is sorely underserved by allergists. Indeed, most people with allergies are managed by their general practitioner or an organ-specific doctor such as an ENT specialist. While their care is adequate, it will be viewed through […]

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Autism (ASD) in Hong Kong: Signs, Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Last updated on May 21, 2021.

What is ASD | Signs and symptoms | Causes | Disorders | Diagnosis and screening | Treatment | Cure | Support services | Role of mainstream schools | Role of special schools

There are about 25,000 registered autistic children in Hong Kong. Here is your complete, doctor-reviewed guide about autism.

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Mental Health in Hong Kong: Seeing a Psychologist

Last updated on June 15, 2021.

What is clinical psychology | Psychologist vs. counsellor vs. psychiatrist | Number of psychologists | Regulations | Qualifications | Training overseas | Costs | Insurance coverage | Useful resources | Instant support

We all experience stress at work, relationship difficulties or personal setbacks at some point. These may lead to a range of issues such as anxiety or depression. Reaching out for help and taking control of our mental health is a courageous step, and finding the right therapist is essential. Here is an overview of clinical […]

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Conjunctivitis (Pink eye): What it is & How to Treat it

Last updated on May 5, 2021.

What is conjunctivitis | Ways of transmission | Signs and symptoms | When to see a doctor | Treatment | Prevention 

Conjunctivitis or pink eye is a common eye problem in children. Here is all the information on conjunctivitis for you, reviewed by pediatrician Dr. Eddie Cheung. 

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Strep Throat: What it is & How to Treat it

Last updated on May 6, 2021.

What is strep throat | Ways of transmission | Signs and symptoms | When to see a doctor | Treatment | Prevention 

About 20% to 30% of children with a sore throat actually have strep throat. Here is everything you need to know about strep throat, reviewed by pediatrician Dr. Eddie Cheung.

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Common Cold in Children: What it is & How to Treat it

Last updated on May 21, 2021.

What is common cold | Ways of transmission | Signs and symptoms | When to see a doctor | Prevention

Everyone has had colds. Here are all the answers you need on common cold – for you and your children, reviewed by pediatrician Dr. Eddie Cheung.

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The Ultimate Guide to Pediatricians in Hong Kong

Last updated on May 25, 2021.

What is pediatrician | Pediatricians in HK | When to see a pediatrician | Reasons to see a pediatrician | Costs | Pediatricians list | Pediatricians on Hong Kong Island | Pediatricians in Kowloon | Pediatricians in New Territories | Insurance coverage

Everything you need to know to take care of your little (one)s.

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Ringworm: What it is & How to Treat it

Last updated on May 8, 2021.

What is ringworm | Ways of transmission | Signs and symptoms | When to see a doctor | Treatments | Prevention 

It’s hard for parents to miss its characteristic red patches. Here is everything you need to know about ringworm, reviewed by paediatrician Dr. Eddie Cheung.

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