This week on beijingkids online: CBD residential hood lacks hot water, TCM and mental health, a group for female expats, and more!
Some are treating it as a minor inconvenience, for others, it’s a failure to provide a basic utility despite the notoriously high rents in CBD, reminding many people that China, for all its wealth, is still a developing country.
Many of the TCM healing practices can be found everywhere in Beijing, but does it have the ability to help with, or even cure, mental health issues? We talked to a Western doctor who practices TCM to find out more.
A globetrotting lifestyle can make it hard to maintain friendships, which is why a female expat founded a group for female expats in Beijing.
Looking for a new school can be a daunting task for parents, so a visit can help them see the school in action. Here’s our roundup of the upcoming international school open houses.
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