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Boost Your Memory And Mood With This One Food Item

Boost Your Memory And Mood With This One Food Item

Nope, it's not coffee - it's turmeric. Research has shown that Alzheimer’s disease in Singapore is on the rise. How exactly can we prevent memory loss in our later years? Researchers from the University of California might have found an answer. They reveal...
Think You Won’t Get a Stroke Cause You’re Young? Not True, Warns Doctor

Think You Won’t Get a Stroke Cause You’re Young? Not True, Warns Doctor

No one is immune to a stroke. If you’ve thought that strokes only affect older people, you’re not alone. It’s a common misconception, but the truth is that a stroke can happen to anyone at any age. According to Dr Deidre De Silva, chair of the Stroke Serv...
What You Should Know About The Second Most Common Cause Of Death In Singapore

What You Should Know About The Second Most Common Cause Of Death In Singapore

Pneumonia affects more people here than you think. Pneumonia is a lung infection that can be caused by inhaling a huge dose of germs. Every year, close to one in five people in Singapore lose their lives to pneumonia, making it the second most common c...
Follow This Healthy Eating Plan to Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Through Diet

Follow This Healthy Eating Plan to Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Through Diet

Control diabetes by eating healthily. ‘Reversing diabetes’ usually refers to the case where people with type 2 diabetes are able to restore their blood sugar and insulin to normal levels, such that they no longer need to take medication. This is also know...
Never Ignore Deep Vein Thrombosis: Left Untreated, Blood Clot in Vein Can Be Deadly

Never Ignore Deep Vein Thrombosis: Left Untreated, Blood Clot in Vein Can Be Deadly

Deep vein thrombosis can affect anyone. Ms Samantha Ng, 41, was two months pregnant with her first child in 2012 when she developed a blood clot in her left leg. "When I woke up one morning, my left thigh was very painful," said the secretary. "After t...
New “Super Malaria” Parasite Spreading Fast in SEA; Is Singapore Next?

New “Super Malaria” Parasite Spreading Fast in SEA; Is Singapore Next?

Singapore may not be malaria-free for long. A "super malaria" parasite is spreading through South-east Asia at an alarming rate and Singapore is unlikely to keep it off its shores. But there is also a very low chance of a rapid spread here, said Assist...