Medical – Best Living Japan – Tokyo Travel Guide https://bestlivingjapan.com Tokyo with Kids Guide for Globally Minded Families Sun, 25 Oct 2020 23:10:52 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.5.3 75234301 Tokyo English Speaking Ophthalmologists – Great Eye Doctors https://bestlivingjapan.com/tokyo-english-speaking-ophthalmologists/ https://bestlivingjapan.com/tokyo-english-speaking-ophthalmologists/#comments Mon, 05 Oct 2020 05:00:55 +0000 https://bestlivingjapan.com/?p=11292 I was born with poor eyes so searching out a list of good Tokyo English speaking ophthalmologists was a top priority for me when I moved to Japan. The list below is a vetted list of doctors who can handle regular exams, prescriptions and eye illnesses in English.   If you have another great English speaking …

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Himawari Medical Information Service – Find Tokyo Doctors and Pharamacies https://bestlivingjapan.com/himawari-medical-information-service-2/ https://bestlivingjapan.com/himawari-medical-information-service-2/#comments Thu, 03 Sep 2020 23:30:52 +0000 https://bestlivingjapan.com/?p=5915 One of the most helpful and free services the Tokyo Metropolitan Government provides to Japanese and foreigners is the Himawari Medical Information Service. If you are looking for a doctor or pharmacy, you can call or look on the Himawari English language website.  Himawari also provides emergency medical translation services. All doctors and pharmacies listed …

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Five Common Contagious Children’s Skin Ailments in Japan – What is it? How to cure? https://bestlivingjapan.com/five-common-contagious-childrens-skin-ailments-in-japan/ https://bestlivingjapan.com/five-common-contagious-childrens-skin-ailments-in-japan/#respond Thu, 03 Sep 2020 00:00:20 +0000 https://bestlivingjapan.com/?p=35055 School is in session which means sports and sitting close to each other, but also some contagious children’s ailments. Be prepared and know what to look for. Here are five common contagious children’s ailments in Japan.  We also have a list of skin conditions which are causes by heat and bugs here. To help you …

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Common Illnesses and Terms Among Young Children in Japan https://bestlivingjapan.com/common-illnesses-japan/ https://bestlivingjapan.com/common-illnesses-japan/#respond Wed, 02 Sep 2020 23:00:26 +0000 https://bestlivingjapan.com/?p=29883 We`ve listed a few of the most common illnesses among young children in Japan; the Japanese pronunciation, English translation and ways to describe sickness / pain. Please keep this list handy when visiting your local Japanese clinic. If you have some to add please leave in the comment section below. Japanese Pronunciation: English (kanji / hiragana) …

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Japan Mosquito Repellent and Aid – Mosquitos Are Here! https://bestlivingjapan.com/mosquito-repellent-and-aid-in-japan/ https://bestlivingjapan.com/mosquito-repellent-and-aid-in-japan/#comments Fri, 01 May 2020 08:00:40 +0000 https://bestlivingjapan.com/?p=5362 Saw my first mosquito today, so time to stock up on Japan mosquito repellent and aid products!! All this rain and warmer weather are going to equal a heavy mosquito season in Japan. Usually, in Japan mosquitos start to hatch and bite starting in April and are active through the fall. Here is some handy …

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Top 10 Ways to Survive Hay Fever (kafunsho) Season in Japan https://bestlivingjapan.com/survive-hay-fever-season-in-japan/ https://bestlivingjapan.com/survive-hay-fever-season-in-japan/#respond Tue, 03 Mar 2020 21:11:28 +0000 https://www.bestlivingjapan.com/?p=54462 If you’re suffering from excessive sneezing, watery eyes, runny nose or a scratchy throat you might be experiencing an allergy from Japanese cedar pollen, or sugi tree – known as kafunsho (花粉症)/hay fever.  Here are our recommended Top 10 Ways to Survive Hay Fever (kafunsho) Season in Japan.  Kafunsho is hard on adults but even …

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