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May 11, 2022

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A few weeks ago, in the waiting room for my diabetes test, I overheard a woman explaining to her husband all that she had procured and all that she still needed to procure for the arrival of the baby. And it was there, pregnant with my second daughter, in front of my sweet orange juice, that it hit me. I realized that I have greatly evolved in terms of consumption. I was probably that woman,…

The unique logo represents a company as a whole and is at the very heart of the creation of its identity. The design of a logo is based on the personality of the company and of course, that of its leaders. This logo will determine the brand image of the company it represents throughout its existence and will try to influence consumers through the competition present on the market. This is why the creation of…

A gun belt happens to be one of the most essential accessories you would need when carrying gun. These accessories are open in a variety of designs, different in functionality and style. This implies that you would be able to wear a gun belt or a leather rifle sling without affecting your clothing style in a negative way. A John Wayne pistol belt, for example, is suitable for those looking for a classic style. At…

Qualitas Medical Group once again stands out among other healthcare leaders with two wins at the Healthcare Asia Awards 2021. The two accolades are Primary Care Provider of the Year and Covid Management Initiative of the Year. By striving to deliver highly accessible medical services while sustaining quality healthcare, Qualitas remains steadfast in providing quality primary healthcare to communities across the Asia Pacific. This commitment was further reinforced during the Covid-19 outbreak that reached pandemic proportions…

Europeans have always dominated the fashion landscape, and from unprecedented fashion to truly formal style and fit, they often define style. Men’s shirts with a slim fit dress are very popular in Europe and are designed to follow body shapes and are often suitable for an athletic man. On the other hand, a firmer body man may find that a slim body does not emphasize his best features and may be more comfortable in a…

By Dr Clarence YeoMB ChB (Dublin) Vaccination is your best protection against influenza in the upcoming “flu season”. Vaccinations In Singapore, influenza occurs throughout the year with the main influenza peak season usually happening from December to February the following year. This corresponds to the “Northern hemisphere influenza season”. There is usually another small peak around May to June every year and this corresponds to the Southern hemisphere influenza season. The Northern Hemisphere 2020/2021 influenza…

By Dr Choo Weng YueMBBS NUS Haemorrhoids and piles are synonymous. About one in three people in Singapore suffer from haemorrhoids. It comes about when blood vessels in the anus are enlarged and bulging due to chronic straining from difficult bowel movement. This would inevitably lead to internal haemorrhoids. Another type of haemorrhoids is external haemorrhoids – this usually happens when someone has chronic constipation or constantly strains very hard such as carrying heavy loads during work or…

Singapore’s Covid-19 Response Keeps Cases Low International Medical Clinic medical director Dr Lim Hui Ling says the experience of the SARS pandemic and cooperative Singaporeans have kept Covid-19 numbers low. “When I first heard about COVID-19 in January 2020, I thought it would blow over like the swine flu or bird flu have in the past. As we all know now, that wasn’t to be the case,” says Dr Lim Hui Ling of IMC, part…

As people get ready to travel to meet family and friends for Chinese New Year and return to hometowns they have not visited for almost two years, health and safety must still be a top concern Travel requirements for Malaysia. Some countries have conditionally opened borders to fully vaccinated travellers with precautionary and control measures that are intended to prevent and curb the spread of COVID-19, especially the latest Omicron variant. Fully vaccinated travellers (people who have…

During the month of Ramadan , healthy during Ramadan observant Muslims fast from sunrise to sundown. This is a complete fast, meaning that people abstain from both food and drink. Fasting during Ramadan teaches people to practice self-discipline, self-control and empathy for those who are less fortunate. It is also a time for self-reflection and self-improvement, which means it is a great time to pay attention to your health and what kinds of foods you…