Keeping Kids’ Smiles Healthy with Early Orthodontic Treatment

While most of us associate braces with adolescence, children as young as 6 can sometimes benefit from early orthodontic treatment. Getting your kids the treatment they need can help reduce the amount and extent of additional treatment that’s required when they’re older, but early orthodontic treatment isn’t for everyone. To find out whether your child … Continued

Laser Hair Removal: Your Questions, Answered

Recently, our Shanghai Mama community groups have played host to some interesting discussions and questions regarding laser hair removal, not only for themselves, but also for teens. We reached out to the experts at Jiahui to understand a bit more about the process and the different kinds of lasers. Check out the resulting collection of … Continued

The Impact of Air-Conditioners on Our Health

By Jiahui Health team   Shanghai has continued to experience scorching temperatures, and it is having an impact on our bodies. Currently, we are living in air-conditioned apartments, and riding in air-conditioned cars, providing a cool respite from the heat outside. Although air-conditioners make living in Shanghai in summer bearable, if they are used improperly, … Continued

Something You Did Not Know About Louise

By Joana Molgaard   In this series, Shanghai Mamas will feature amazing people within our community. You may have seen their names in WeChat, or have met them in person. Now you will learn what makes them thrive in Shanghai. This week, we introduce you to long-time Shanghai Mama Louise Roy. Louise has been an integral … Continued

Leave your books with Shanghai Mamas!

Leaving Shanghai and need to lighten the shipment home? Leave your pre-loved books with us for future book lovers, young and adult, to enjoy. Shanghai Mamas has previously hosted four successful Book “Swap and Shops” (Click here to read about our latest book swap). We invite anyone departing Shanghai to contribute books for future book swappers to enjoy by … Continued

Smiles Are For Life

May 15th marked the 5th anniversary of World Orthodontic Health Day as proclaimed by the World Federation of Orthodontists (WFO). It is a day to celebrate and highlight the importance of orthodontists and orthodontic healthcare. Orthodontists specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of misaligned teeth to ensure longevity of teeth life and oral health. We … Continued