Communication and talent

Hair & Joy’s unrivaled staff make the Hongdae salon an expat favorite

Care for everyone

Understanding the Korean healthcare system Korea’s progression from extreme poverty to the ranks of developed nations, indeed a role model for many developing countries, has been a justified source of national pride. The rise in living…

Healthy kimchi

[box_light]Healthy kimchi A story of heaven, earth and humanity[/box_light] Written by Ogan Gurel, MD It has been said that to eat kimchi is to eat the universe, and that thereby the universe becomes a part of the soul. Those…

A Super Birthday Food

[box_light]A Super Birthday Food How about some seaweed soup (미역국) instead of birthday cake?[/box_light] Written by Ogan Gurel, MD Welcome to the inaugural column in a series that explores the world of “Healthy Living in Korea.”…
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Dragon Hill Spa & Resort

  Dragon Hill Spa & Resort  | 드래곤힐스파 The Dragon Hill Spa may be Korea’s best-known jjimjilbang, or Korean spa. Essentially, it’s a seven-story relaxation center, with various hot tubs and pools, an assortment…
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Tea Therapy

  Tea Therapy Blurring the conventional realms of health center and cafe, Tea Therapy is the brainchild of its owner’s philosophy---making his professional craft even more accessible to the masses through teas and diets. The…
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Jaseng Hospital of Oriental Medicine

  Jaseng Hospital of Oriental Medicine Oriental medicine is rapidly earning a reputation even among expats in Korea for promoting health without pharmaceuticals, excessive treatments, or operations. Jaseng Hospital of Oriental Medicine,…