The human body is a fascinating, wondrous amazing thing. We do a lot to them and expect a lot from them. So it seems only fair that when our bodies are telling us something, we should listen. Sometimes the symptoms are obvious but other times, the body is...
Olivia Newton John revealed in a shocking statement on social media that she is postponing her concert tour dates due to breast cancer. In a statement shared via her Facebook page, she said the back pain that initially caused her to postpone the first half of her tour has...
As far as types of acne go, hormonal might just be the worst of them all. Mostly because it always seems to pop up at the most inconvenient times, and it goes along with stress – plus it’s really painful. But what if you were told that there...
Somewhere in the world (Kansas, America) lives a man who has no idea how the female body works and thinks periods are basically women leaving trails of blood everywhere. To which, his answer to helping women everywhere to control their periods (as if tampons and sanitary pads weren’t...
When it comes to understanding what womanhood is all about, your gynaecologist may be your best bet at being your guide. In case you’ve been a little shy to head on over to the women’s clinic, here’s a list of things that your gyno wants you to keep...
In local health news, the Healthy Ministry of Malaysia has clarified that organ donors are not to be segregated by religion or social criterias, in response to a local entertainer who had asked if organ donors should be indicated as Muslims or non-Muslims in a video. Health director-general Datuk Dr...
We’ve been told to floss all our lives to prevent cavities and gum disease, but have you ever questioned its benefits? The American Dental Association (ADA) has been promoting floss since 1908. However, according to the AP: “When the federal government issued its latest dietary guidelines this year,...
The Singapore Health Ministry has confirmed that a permanent resident has been infected with the Zika virus after visiting Brazil for a business trip from March 27 to May 7. He stayed home most of the time after returning to Singapore on May 7, and did not go...
Mission Foods has unveiled #The21DayMission, a healthy movement to help you mould your way to a healthier diet and lifestyle. It is scientifically proven that it takes 21 days to create or change a habit, hence, Mission Foods has teamed up with nutritionist Alexandra Prabaharan and fitness guru Dave...
Sleeping positions say a lot about a person, but did you know that it also affects one’s confidence? The fetal position, sleeping with your knees clenched tight towards your chest, can actually cause you to wake up feeling super stressed out. This curled up position is actually sending a subtle...