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Forums > Living in Kunming > Psychiatrist in kunming

I'm not sure what types they have, but they have a lot. I know they have prozac and zoloft. I think they have wellbutrin as well as several others. Like one person mentioned, they have a medication dictionary that has the drugs in English in the back with the page number to show them in Chinese. If you need any help, send me a PM, and I would be willing to show you where to go. There is only one pharmacy in KMG with these types of meds. Cheers!!

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Forums > Living in Kunming > Psychiatrist in kunming

Geezer is absolutely correct. Yunnan Baiyao Drug Store on Nanping Jie has anti-depressants you can buy over the counter. I have known several foreigners who have bought them at this pharmacy. They have more than one kind. Good luck.

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Forums > Living in Kunming > Eye Exam for a child

I took my son to Kunming Bright Eye Hospital today, and they did indeed do a great job. I thought they were very professional and did a much better job than the optical places in the mall and on the streets. I would suggest this place to anyone.

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Forums > Living in Kunming > Eye Exam for a child

My 5-year-old son needs to have his eyes checked. He has said he has trouble seeing when we read together. Should we just go to any glasses place, or is there a place that is best for children?

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@Encrypted "Healthiest in the world" please give me a break. I won't argue with you that BK is unhealthy because it is, but it isn't any less unhealthy as smoking 2 packs of cigarettes a day while eating pieces of pig fat swimming in pig lard. China has one of the highest rates of heart disease in the world, and it has nothing at all to do with BK.

As I consider the increase of diabetes in China there is only one clear reason. If fast food was the culprit, the USA would certainly have more than 11.6% of its population diagnosed with diabetes. More and more Chinese are eating KFC, Pizza Hut, and McDonalds; however, the amount of people consuming food from these establishments is still a very small percent compared to the entire population. Therefore, you can probably blame some of the obesity problem on these joints; however, you can't blame the rapid increase of diabetes on them.

Instead, it is clear to me that alcohol a tobacco use is the clear reason there has been a rapid increase of diabetes in China. China has more smokers than any other country in the world—by a long shot. Americans eat way more fast food than Chinese, but tobacco in the USA is a fragment of what is used in China. Unlike those who consume fast food in China, citizens from all socioeconomic statuses smoke in China. Smoking is the common link.

If you don't believe me, check out what the mayo clinic says about smoking and diabetes. www.mayoclinic.com/health/diabetes/AN00548

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After my last post, I was able to talk with one of the owners, and he bent over backwards to make things right. In the end, I was able to get my draft beer special. Also, there was a new menu with new items. My wife had the fried chicken bites, and I had the Mexican cheeseburger. Both were excellent. Kudos for the food and great ownership.

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My wife and I have been a to Magiano's twice in the past few months, and we have been super pleased both times.

Last night, we ordered pizza (it came with freshly graded parmesan cheese), pasta, & a risotto dish. All three were excellent. Besides great food, we were served freshly baked bread with olive oil and balsamic vinegar for free. To top it off, the owner brought us a small piece of American ribeye to taste for free.

The wait staff was very attentive, and every time my water glass was empty, they were over to our table in just a few seconds to fill it.

We were able to eat for a little more than 200rmb. This might sound expensive to some; however, I thought it was a great deal considering we got bread and three dishes. We will certainly be giving them our business again.

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I am not familiar with Hongshan Dong Lu. What area of town is this, and what is it near.

My wife and I would love to come try your restaurant.