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      Baby Baby Fair , South East Asia’s next Biggest Baby Fair, Indonesia Edition

      Event name : Baby Baby Fair , South East Asia’s next Biggest Baby Fair, Indonesia Edition Event date : 17 – 19 February 2017 Venue: Assembly Hall 1,2,3 & Lobby Jakarta Convention Center Indonesia Event website : http://www.babybaby.co.id Contact person : Mr. Tamboen Bangoen Contact email tambun@sphereexhibits.com Contact phone +62 81216174095 Supported by Ministry of …

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      SmartKids Asia, Asia’s LARGEST Educational Kids’ Fair, Indonesia Edition

      Event name: SmartKids Asia, Asia’s LARGEST Educational Kids’ Fair, Indonesia Edition Event date: 17 – 19 February 2017 Venue: Assembly Hall 1,2,3 & Lobby Jakarta Convention Center Indonesia Event website: http://www.smartkidsasia.co.id Contact person: Mr. Tamboen Bangoen Contact email tambun@sphereexhibits.com Contact phone +62 81216174095 Supported by Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia Ministry of Woman and …

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      Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery

      What Is Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery? Coronary artery bypass surgery or Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) is performed to improve the supply of oxygenated blood to the heart muscle. Why Is CABG Performed? It is an open heart surgical procedure that aims to replace blocked or damaged arteries in a patient’s heart, caused by atherosclerosis …

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      Uterine Fibroids (or leiomyoma/myomata) are often described as the benign tumours that most commonly grow in the womb (uterus), or in rare cases, may originate in the ovary. These fibroids bear a resemblance to meatball-like protrusions. Causes: Growth Factors: It is contemplated that any variation in the growth factors or/and blood flow are likely to …

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      The colonoscopy test enables a doctor to get a detailed view of an individual’s colon (large intestines). This procedure is commonly used by a gastroenterologist to evaluate the patient’s Gastrointestinal symptoms, including abdominal pain, GI bleeding, or any changes in the bowel conducts. A doctor may also recommend colonoscopy test to a person with no …

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      Keeping the female reproductive system healthy

      The female reproductive system is one of the systems in the body that serves many vital functions but hits a time limit in the long run. Unlike the male reproductive system, reproduction will cease when menopause is reached as a response to the decreasing oestrogen levels in the body. This is virtually impossible in men, …

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      Eating healthy to lose weight

      Weight has always been a daunting issue in today’s society. With the influx of stick- thin super models and chiselled abs and the likes, more people aim to look better and feel better. The importance placed on a healthy lifestyle and a healthy weight has launched many people into trying to lose the excess pounds …

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      Anger management

      Anger is an intense emotional feeling that stems from frustration, threat, or disappointment. It is considered as a healthy emotional outlet as it enables the individual to express his/her feelings and reach a positive problem-solving approach. However, when anger becomes destructive, escalating to heights that makes the person feel that he/she should hurt something or …

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      A safe and comfortable test that saves lives With an increasing number of patients suffering from gastrointestinal cancers, especially that of the esophagus, stomach and colon, the early detection of cancer has assumed utmost importance. One of the most reliable methods of screening for, or detecting such cancers is ‘endoscopy’. Dr Tan Chi Chiu, who …

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      FRUIT GRANOLA TRIFLE 5 tablespoons granola 5 pieces strawberries, diced into chunks 8 orange slices 1 green apple, diced 250 grams peach yogurt   To assemble, layer a bowl with half the portion of Granolas and fruits and top up with half the portion of yogurt and repeat with the remainder. Serve.

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      How To Teach Your Kids Healthy Eating Habits

       Childhood obesity can be prevented. Teach your kid to forge a healthy realtionship with his food.                                                        Healthy eating habits in childhood lay the foundation for a long and healthy life. A person’s relationship with food is formed at infancy and carries through for life. Children that eat healthily have level moods, sharp minds …

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      How to detect Breast Cancer at an early stage?

      Every woman frets at the thought of contracting breast cancer. Early detection can however, go a long way in arresting the disease.     Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women worldwide and also in Singapore.   About 1,200 new cases of breast cancer are diagnosed each year in Singapore and about 270 women …

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      The Importance of Regular Dental Screening

      You’re anxious to meet with your dentist! You have this pain at your upper gums that just won’t go away. It had been eons ago since you’ve gone for a dental screening. Regular dental screenings are important for the following reasons: ·         determine how healthy your teeth and gums are and consequently treat existing disease …

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      Treatment for Hypertension

        What do you do when your doctor finally diagnoses you with hypertension? Your doctor would have explained your ideal blood pressure and how to get you there.   Treatment Goals According to Mayo clinic the treatment goals of hypertension are the following: 140/90 mmHg or lower-for a healthy adult 130/80 mmHg or lower-for those …

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      The Dangers of Hypertension

      Hypertension or high blood pressure feature prominently in most health discussions.  Worldwide, it’s the most common disease that causes complications. Most people aren’t aware that this is of utmost concern. At early stages, it may be asymptomatic. But over time, it can ruin your heart and kidneys, and cause strokes and heart attacks.  

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       Saving our suffering planet does not mean taking radical steps. Start with the little things in your own home.                                                                   

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      The Health Promotion Board launches a free depression screening programme for residents within the community   The Health Promotion Board (HPB) and Ang Mo Kio-Hougang Citizens’ Consultative Committee is reaching out and making it easier for senior citizens to assess their state of mental health by bringing the professionals to their door-step through the launch …

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      Awesome Apricot!

      Apricots are more than just a sign of summer. These little, sunny gems are amongst some of the favourite foods of pursuers of a healthy lifestyle. Not a surprise, as apricots are chockablock with health enhancing benefits!  

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      Bare Your Sole 2016 (8th Edition)

      10 September 2016 Habitat for Humanity, Singapore http://www.habitat.org.sg Over 5,000 people participated in the eighth edition of Habitat for Humanity Singapore’s annual barefoot walkathon, Bare Your Sole 2016, at OCBC Square today. Participants treaded a 2.5 kilometre path to raise S$250,000 for the less privileged as well as drive awareness for those living in poverty …

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      Beef Kueh Pie Tee

         Beef Kueh Pie Tee   Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 medium size yellow onion, chopped 1 small green capsicum, remove seeds and diced 1 small red capsicum, remove seeds and diced 1 tablespoon oyster sauce 1/2 teaspoon dark soy sauce 300 grams beef brisket, cut into small cubes Salt and pepper to taste …

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      Stomach Cancer: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

      Stomach cancer is also known as gastric cancer.  It is a disease that is caused by an abnormal growth of cells in the stomach.  The cancer cells can develop throughout the stomach wall and can spread and affect the other organs in the body. Like other forms of cancer, gastric cancer affects more commonly older …

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      Low Sperm Count in Men – Causes and Treatment

      Getting your partner or wife pregnant may be more difficult if you suffer from a condition called Oligozoospermia. Oligozoospermia is better known as low sperm count, and affects thousands of healthy men all over the world. Having such a condition may decrease the chances of pregnancy and cause frustration for the couple.

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      Diet Pitfalls

      In a weight- obsessed world, there is a plethora of reasons as to why people go on a diet. Some are at an unhealthy weight and need to revamp their eating and exercise habits. Some want to be in top physical condition to be able to play their favourite sport optimally. Others may think they …

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      SCHOOL HOLIDAYS’ SPECIAL The school holidays are around the corner, and this is the best time to indulge your children with the goodness of healthy home-cooked preparations. Irene Jansen shares with us two colourful and lip-smacking recipes that not only energizes your little ones, but will have them coming back for more!     CHICKEN …