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...

It’s hard enough to raise a child, without having to worry that the milk powder you bought could give it a terrible bout of tummy ache! 34-year-old...

Red Bull gives you wings? Not really lah (maybe Kong Hee might). But what Red Bull does do is help treat psychotic episodes, according to a recent study...

Former NTUC Income CEO Tan Kin Lian has slammed the Medishield Life scheme for being “badly-designed”. Commenting online, Mr Tan listed what...

So you’ve bought an insurance plan that covers your entire medical bill. Congratulations, a task force set up to rein in healthcare costs has recommended...

If you like a nice hearty meal of white bread (economic slump lah, 2 slices of bread for lunch gao liao), make sure you check what you’re putting into...

If you’re a Singaporean who has lived overseas for at least 5 years straight, you can apply to suspend paying premiums for MediShield Life. That’s...