Health

Gym Tonic in the community

Gym Tonic in the community

29 December 2017 / Health / No comments

Initially deployed in nursing homes and senior care centres, the strength training programme is now available in eight community locations.

 
Cardiovascular risk underestimated

Cardiovascular risk underestimated

26 December 2017 / Health / No comments

Interim results of an online survey show low levels of awareness and limited dialogue between Type 2 diabetes patients and healthcare professionals.

 
Get protected against pneumonia

Get protected against pneumonia

21 December 2017 / Health / No comments

Four NTU undergraduates launch a pilot campaign to raise awareness on the importance of pneumococcal vaccinations.

 
Brain training

Brain training

7 December 2017 / Health / No comments

NeeuroFIT rolls out in community clubs.

 
Singapore’s first healthcare loyalty programme

Singapore’s first healthcare loyalty programme

6 December 2017 / Health / No comments

Thomson Medical collaborates with Health Promotion Board to raise awareness about health and wellness.

 
A café with a cause

A café with a cause

5 December 2017 / Health / No comments

Giving those with dementia a sense of purpose.

 
Pills in a locker

Pills in a locker

30 November 2017 / Health / No comments

Chronic patients have easy access to their medication without having to join a queue.

 
More care needed for cancer supportive care

More care needed for cancer supportive care

21 November 2017 / Health / No comments

The recent ESMO Asia 2017 Congress reveals the psychosocial impact on cancer survivors in Asia and their unmet needs.

 
CPR retention

CPR retention

8 November 2017 / Health / No comments

Singapore Heart Foundation launches CPR Refresh to promote skills retention through virtual reality learning and feedback.

 
Fractures due to osteoporosis threaten seniors’ independence

Fractures due to osteoporosis threaten seniors’ independence

25 October 2017 / Health / No comments

The International Osteoporosis Foundation and its member societies worldwide emphasis early prevention.