Japan HIV Center – Support for HIV Patients in Japan

Japan HIV Center Support for HIV Patients in Japan

STDs in general, and HIV/AIDS in particular are definitely not topics people enjoy talking about. Making it difficult to find support for HIV patients in Japan. Whether we like it or not, in order to prevent the diseases from spreading, constant prevention and education on the disease is a necessity for public health. Although the […]

Infertility Support Group in Japan

Dr. Taiken Jo, Director at ACURA Acupuncture Clinic in Shibuya

One of our Medical Partners, Taiken Jo, Director and head acupuncturist at Acura Acupuncture Clinic, the leader of acupuncture infertility treatment in Japan, has just recently launched a peer support group called TTC -Trying to Conceive.  Seeing that there has never been an infertility support group in Japan I was interested in finding out just […]

Sunscreen in Japan – What you need to know

Sunscreen in Japan - What you need to Know

You have probably seen Japanese women sporting sun umbrellas, arm gloves and sometimes even masks during sunny days. It is common knowledge that getting a suntan in Japan is not considered as attractive as it can be in the western world. Even if you do not necessarily desire fair skin, you should still use sun protection, […]