ELSON: The 2010 National Nutrition Survey found that 30 percent of Singaporeans’ daily intake of calories comes from rice – compared to 3.5 percent...

Suntory Beverage & Food Singapore, the distributor of Ribena beverages in Singapore, has withdrawn batches of its concentrate products. This comes...

A Golden Village cinema-goer (or ex-cinema-goer after this whole fiasco) has accused GV theatres of being a hotbed for bugs. 28-year-old Debra Low says...

A woman has accused doctors at KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital of botching a childbirth surgery, leaving her in the traumatic and painful state...

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,...