Chuan Spa is the city's go-to destination for luxury pampering based on traditional Chinese medicine, but this summer it has launched a treatment with a South Pacific islands theme.Friday, 20 July, 2012, 12:00am
Chinese medicine can be as effective in treating obesity as Western methods and with fewer side effects, a university study commissioned by the Hospital Authority shows.
Chinese University reviewed almost 100 previous studies on Chinese weight-loss treatments with the aim of providing a scientific basis for the authority's clinics to develop therapy in the field.10 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Chinese medicine practitioners treating a group of autistic pupils at a Fanling school reported marked improvement in patients' symptoms after just a couple of dozen treatments - a finding that could bolster scientific research in the field.10 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Located on peaceful Koh Yao Noi, a picturesque island in Thailand's Phang Nga Bay, midway between Phuket and Krabi, the Six Senses Yao Noi resort is like a haven within a haven. And a visit to the spa is not to be missed.
The feeling of holistic wellness springs from treatments that incorporate only natural products allied with locally sourced materials.6 Jul 2012 - 12:00am
Set in lush, landscaped tropical gardens punctuated by bright pink bougainvillea and brilliant blue skies, Thermes Marins Bali at the Ayana Resort offers treatments using marine-based products known for their ability to firm and tone skin.15 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Spa by MTM provides treatments combining Japanese, Chinese and Western methods. The Causeway Bay location is conveniently close to its skincare store, where products are custom-blended for each client. Different essences stored in a glass room are added to a luxurious base cream. If the result isn't quite right, customers may return for a remix.18 May 2012 - 12:00am
Acupuncture can complement drugs when treating patients for depression, according to a study by University of Hong Kong researchers.
The research, led by Dr Zhang Zhang-jin, found that patients treated with electrically charged acupuncture needles to points in the head along with drugs rated themselves in happier spirits than those given a placebo.30 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
A vital energy force flowing through all organic life that can be manipulated for healing the body and mind. Any of this sound familiar?20 Mar 2012 - 12:00am
Bustling Central district might seem like an odd place to get your Zen fix. But look a little closer and you'll notice plenty of foot massage dens scattered around the popular night time destination. The latest addition is Ten Feet Tall in the L Place.24 Feb 2012 - 12:00am
Whether projected with a clinical or relaxation slant, massage doesn't only feel good, but can be good for your health, too.21 Feb 2012 - 12:00am