Her lips have turned black, she can’t speak due to sores in her throat, and her whole body is covered in blisters. Some 20 doctors have tended to her,...

You can’t mistake him for Marvel’s Captain America, but this security officer is pretty marvelous in his own way. Thanks to him, a 16-year-old...

A 73-year-old Ah Ma has been bankrupted after being saddled with an enormous medical bill and lawyers’ fees. Ah Ma suffered a heart attack in 2013 and...

A patient who spent 40 days in hospital for a stroke apparently received S$42,538 government grant for healthcare expenses. And with insurance coverage,...

Who needs Gan Kim Yong and the whole of the National Problem Gambling Council when you have Pastor Rony Tan? The founder of Lighthouse Evangelism church...

If you’re the kind of person who believes in the miraculous wonders of alternative medicine, you’d do well to make sure what you’re...

A curry a day might not keep the doctor away, but a curry a week could help you ward off the effects of dementia. A study by Australian scientists indicates...

Raffles Hospital doctor Wong Him Choon has been suspended for 6 months, after he was convicted of professional misconduct. Dr Wong had failed to comply...

PAUL: This is a reminder to all of those people who buy BreadTalk products – always check carefully whatever items you buy, even when it comes to...

“In deciding what to disclose, we have to bear in mind the longer-term impact on our healthcare system and healthcare workers, and strike a careful...

The dangers of vaping, or smoking electronic cigarettes, are well-documented, and Singapore has banned the sale of e-cigarettes. Still there are some...

Can you manage to kill 200 mosquitoes in 5 days? Do you even come across 200 mosquitoes in 5 days? Apparently, an engineer staying in Kang Choo Bin Walk...

Frustration for local man at Woodlands Polyclinic after a trip to see the doctor took 4 hours. Kevin Raja he had registered at the polyclinic at 9.18am,...

E. coli, salmonella, C. difficile, norovirus – you name it, it’s probably on your handphone. Those germs are deposited on your device when you use...