A link between diabetes and peripheral neuropathy

A link between diabetes and peripheral neuropathy

Find out more about the symptoms and treatment options.   Procter & Gamble (P&G) Health recently announced a campaign called ‘Put Life Back in Your Hands’ across Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Africa to raise public awareness on the connection of...
Microwave rice cooker

Microwave rice cooker

The microwave cooker can cook rice in seven functions and a variety of dishes in six dish modes.   Gone are the days of microwave cooking being looked down upon as a fast-reheating method with the new Donabe Inverter Microwave Rice Cooker from SHARP. Specially...
The environmentalist

The environmentalist

Grant Pereira was named the winner of the People of Good (senior) award at this year’s President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards.   The President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards (PVPA), which is organised by the National Volunteer &...
Health initiative for gig economy workers

Health initiative for gig economy workers

The initiative aims to bring meaningful health programmes to 20,000 gig economy workers and other self-employed persons by 2024.   The Health Promotion Board (HPB) is scaling up a workplace health initiative it has piloted, to provide the gig economy workforce...
Generations Connect Project in Hong Kong

Generations Connect Project in Hong Kong

It brings nursing students together with seniors to boost emotional resilience.   In recent years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, seniors have had to stay mostly at home in Hong Kong. Confined to small living spaces for prolonged periods, many seniors have been...
Usher in the Festival of Lights

Usher in the Festival of Lights

The Indian Heritage Centre has an array programmes.   Bask in the festive atmosphere at Little India this Deepavali! Known as the ‘Festival of Lights’, Deepavali is a celebration of the triumph of good over evil, light over darkness, and knowledge over ignorance....
Battling high blood cholesterol

Battling high blood cholesterol

Singapore Heart Foundation’s two-day roadshow promotes preventive measures to reduce cardiovascular disease. In commemorating National Heart Week/World Heart Day (NHW/WHD) 2022, Singapore Heart Foundation (SHF) held its annual physical roadshow at Our Tampines Hub on...
Headphones that rest on users’ ears

Headphones that rest on users’ ears

Delivers pure sounds while minimising damage on the cochlea.   If music encompasses one of the biggest parts of your day, look no further than SHARP’s ear-free HP-BC50 bone conduction headphones which is lightweight, sleek and stylish. The headphones are designed...
The Time of Your Life Celebration

The Time of Your Life Celebration

The National Library Board’s annual event will have a theme this year of “Connections: Past, Present and Future”. The Time of Your Life Celebration is an annual month-long event starting on October 1, 2022, organised by the National Library Board (NLB) to celebrate...
Pursuing a childhood dream

Pursuing a childhood dream

Chang Swee Wah put his dream on hold but after retirement, it was time to revisit it.   Chang Swee Wah had a childhood dream of one day becoming a film producer or director. He said, “I wanted to put my thoughts into a film so I can inspire people.” At the age of...
A different collector

A different collector

Richard Wee is fascinated by handbags and pouches, and is sharing his collection in a book.   While some of us collect matchboxes, coins and currency, stamps, comic books, antique furniture and vinyl records, not Richard Wee. He has gone down a much different...