Hawaii condo deals at Waikoloa Colony Villas – from HealthyTOKYO.com

Hawaii Condo Rental discounts pool

HealthyTOKYO has partnered with Hawaii Luxury Condo Rentals to provide our members with special offers only available on HealthyTOKYO.com. Members receive 10% off the lowest published prices, even during peak seasons AND the folks at Hawaii Luxury Condo Rentals will pick you up and drop you off at Kona International Airport!! Here is one of the wonderful […]

Wellness & Relaxation in Hawaii – Kohala Coast on the Big Island

Wellness living on the Kohala Coast, Big Island Hawaii

How about some “Aloha Wellness” on the Big Island? So many of us living in Japan find Hawaii an ideal place to visit given its close proximity, amazing weather and abundance of nature. Wellness & Relaxation in Hawaii is something within easy grasp. One of the most desirable places to visit sits just twenty minutes […]

English-speaking dentists in Japan

Dentist in Japan

English-speaking dentists in Japan It has been rumored that there are more dental offices in Japan than convenience stores. A quick search reveals this to be true with about 67,000 dental facilities and “just” 54,000 convenience stores throughout the country. Amazing statistics when one considers how ubiquitous Family Mart, 7/11 and Lawson stores are in […]

English speaking doctors in Tokyo – Finding quality and bedside manner that meets your needs

Finding good English speaking doctors in Tokyo is something that most of us require periodically, as we work and play in this vibrant and sometimes hectic city. There are some listings of doctors and hospitals available on the Internet and through embassies and other sources. However, what most of us are looking for is some […]

Emergency medical care in Japan – Useful Information

Emergency medical care in Japan

It is not always easy to find after-hours emergency medical care in Japan. The cities and towns across the country do designate certain hospitals for emergency care.  When in doubt check with your local city or ward office. HealthyTOKYO has prepared a list of resources for you to find some of the major services across […]

Pediatric Emergency Medical Care in Tokyo

Pediatric emergency care in Tokyo

It is especially important for those of us with kids to be prepared for the unexpected fevers and broken bones that somehow seem to occur after most hospitals and clinics are closed.  The good news is that pediatric emergency medical care in Tokyo is available. In Tokyo, where the majority of foreign residents live and […]

Osaka University – Go Gobal Symposium 5 – Exporting Japanese Healthcare

Osaka University Go Global 5

Osaka University – Go Gobal Symposium 5 will take place on January 28, 2015.  This time the theme will be about exporting Japanese healthcare.  The Abe administration supported by many government initiatives in various forms by METI, MHLW and other agencies is calling for both inbound medical travel and outbound export of Japan’s medical technology […]

Spices in Tokyo – Great Deals in Shin-Okubo

spices in Tokyo

Sometimes you just can’t get enough spices in Japan. For those of us who like to cook healthy, those little packages from the supermarket constantly have to be replenished. One or two creative Italian or Middle Eastern meals and the oregano is gone.   A couple of creative curries usually means another trek to the grocer […]

Canadian wine shop in Tokyo – 10% off for HealthyTOKYO Members at Heavenly Vines

grapes Wine Shop in Tokyo

We recently had the pleasure to meet with Jamie Paquin the co-owner of Heavenly Vines – the only exclusively Canadian wine shop in Tokyo.  Actually, the only Canadian wine shop in Japan. “Canadian wine?” you may ask? – Yes, that was our reaction as well. Can it be good? After a short discussion with this […]