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Saturday, 10 February 2018 08:26

Alba Wellness Resort Soft-Opening

Alba Wellness Resort located just north of Hue has opened its doors in its soft-opening phase making it the first ever, complete wellness resort in Vietnam.

Published in Just In
Wednesday, 22 June 2016 09:56

Supplements for Fat Loss


If you’ve read this column regularly you know that the mantra of “calories in versus calories out” is not the total picture when attempting to lose fat and shape up. Our bodies are in constant flux in the never-ending efforts to maintain homeostasis — the state of equilibrium and balance.

Published in Body & Temple
Tuesday, 12 April 2016 07:14

The Gym Diaries: Part 6

Struggling to get in shape, Owen Salisbury tries another tack and gets himself down to the doctor. As he discovers, nothing is ever straightforward

Published in The Gym Diaries
Wednesday, 11 March 2009 00:00

Yoga Weekend

Join Michelle and Suzanne from Saigon Yoga for a relaxing weekend of yoga and fresh air at the Bamboo Village Resort in Mui Ne from Mar. 13 to Mar. 15. Classes such as Relax Deeply Into Your Day of Fun in the Sun, Pre Din Din Relaxation Practice, Preparation to Enter Saigon Again in Peace Practice and more are on the agenda.


Published in General
Tuesday, 18 November 2008 16:18

Retreat Into Yoga

From Jan. 16 to Jan. 23 escape to a Prana Flow Yoga Retreat in Hoi An with Twee Merrigan.


Published in General
Saturday, 29 January 2011 07:32

Dr Talk

Dr Talk speaks at Saigon Star International School

Children’s health care will be at the forefront when Dr Alain Gonthier speaks at Saigon Star International School on Feb. 18.

Published in General


432 Pham Thai Buong, Q7, Tel: 0906 684 969

Tuesday, 16 June 2015 21:12

Hanh Phuc International Hospital


Binh Duong Boulevard, Thuan An District, Binh Duong, Tel: (0650) 363 6068


Claiming to be the first Singapore-standard hospital in Ho Chi Minh City, this institution based on the outskirts of town is gaining a growing reputation for service and treatment. Specialises in providing healthcare to women and children. Has a clinic at 97 Nguyen Thi Minh Khai, Q1

Tuesday, 16 June 2015 21:08

American Eye Center

5th Floor, Crescent Plaza, 105 Ton Dat Tien, Q7

Tel: 5413 6758 / 5413 6759


American Eye Center is located in the heart of Phu My Hung, providing eye care services to Adults and Children by an American Board-certified ophthalmologist with 17 years of experience. The American-standard facility is equipped with state of the art equipments for the early detection and treatment of important eye diseases from Lasik and cataract surgeries to presbyopia, glaucoma and diabetic eye disease treatments. Cosmetic procedures such as eyelid surgery and Botox injections are also available.

Tuesday, 16 June 2015 21:00

Quynh Beauty Salon

104A Xuan Thuy, Thao Dien, Q2, Tel: (08) 3512 4321

A District 2 favourite, this is the salon to head to for anything from massage to haircuts, hairwashing to nails. Cheap prices, too.

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