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Wednesday, April 21, 2021

Dengue Prevention Tips

As if we didn’t have enough to worry about with the coronavirus, we are also in peak dengue season in Singapore - June to October. Here are some tips for avoiding a nasty bite.

When is the right age to take children to the Dentist? When is it...

To my dismay, I often hear parents say, “Oh but these are just milk teeth, they will drop out” or “he/she is too young to see a dentist”. A child’s baby teeth play an important...

How To Save A Tooth: Picking up the pieces after dental trauma

For any parent, the day your child stands up for the first time is a pretty happy occasion. But as sure as she will stand on her own, and take her first steps, and...

Does health or dental insurance cover orthodontic care?

Fixing your dental problems can do more than increase your confidence. Straight teeth and proper alignment can improve your oral health by reducing the chance of gum disease. However, if you’ve ever looked into...

Flying Safely During COVID-19

The prospect of flying is still daunting for many families, but for some of us it’s unavoidable. Dr Gina Dahel, a pediatric trained doctor based at IMC Children’s, offers advice for keeping your kids and family safe in transit.  

Back on the Health Wagon

Michele Fernyhough has found a fast way to lose weight and feel great. In early 2013, she decided to do a seven-day fast – a regime which bans all solid foods, which is one...

How to Beat Allergies in Singapore

Allergies can be more than a daily irritant. Long term allergic reactions can lead to sinus infections, temporary hearing loss and even sleep disturbances. Dr Sundus Morgan from IMC gives us the low down on allergies and how to manage them.

Help Available for Those Struggling with ADHD symptoms or Memory Challenges!

Do you or your child: Seem not to listen to instructions Is easily distracted After two instructions already forgets the first one Has difficulty starting with a task Often asks “What do I have...

Yoga Benefits – Feel good, be good, do good

Not convinced that Yoga is for you? WanderingYogi, Lee Carsley, outlines the physical, mental and emotional benefits of this ancient practice. A google search on the benefits of yoga yielded 59 million hits. And a...

Interview: Wellness Warrior Natalie Dau

Aussie Spartan star Natalie Dau is currently training for a 100km ultra marathon and is the creator of The Daily Escape, a health and fitness platform, and the Rockstar Fit training app. She talks to ANZA about motherhood, balance, and the small wellness fixes that make a difference.