We’re always for health advisories to inform the public not to do things that will get them into serious trouble. Serious trouble, like this Norwegian...

S$1 million after 58 days in the Intensive Care Unit, with S$350,000 of that sum spent on medication. That was grim reality facing Fina Leong after her...

35-year-old manager Ms Lin wanted a trimmer waist, so she visited a beauty and wellness centre. What she didn’t expect was a slimming treatment that...

It was her 4-year-old son’s birthday, so on Monday night Mdm Lim went to celebrate with dinner at a hawker centre at Block 628 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 4. One...

32-year-old Mrs Wu had gone to KK Hospital expecting to deliver a baby but instead got a successful abortion, and that has left her and her husband fuming. The...

Dr Samintharaj, the chief executive and clinical director of Nuffield Dental Holdings, has been fined S$50,000 for displaying a set of qualifications...

There’s a common street saying in Singapore: “It’s better to die than fall sick.” This (if you ask your lao peh and his kakis) is largely due...

The Health Science Authority has stopped the sale of Anyang Herbal Blue and Anyang Herbal Red after 2 weight-loss products were found to contain “dangerously...

As health ministers from Asia gear up to present a new action plan to G7 leaders later this month, a worrying trend of antibiotics-resistant infections...

According to the Ministry of Health, Medishield Premiums collected by the government have hit S$1.736 billion as of end Sept this year. This sum, however,...

If you find crabs strolling in MacRitchie Reservoir park, don’t eat them raw! Two boys from Hunan China who ate raw wild crabs soon had holes eaten...

The number of applications for Medifund and Medifund Silver assistance in FY2015 stood at 1,096,628. This is an average of 15 percent increase  in assistance...

The Health Sciences Authority has warned the public about buying or consuming weight-loss drug “VIP Bio Mangosteen Complex”. The product label...

Things didn’t turn out so yummy for a friend of Germaine Yam, who reportedly found an extra ingredient with a dangerous twist in her yong tau foo noodles...