Tag: health

Get back in your workout groove with these effective fitness tips

Gym time, anyone? We get it, exercise seems like a tall order right now, as we ease out of the comfort zone that is our homes, where we have sought refuge (mostly on the couch!) from COVID-19-related woes. But with Singapore in Phase Two of...

Emilia Clarke thanks healthcare workers after a health scare

Emilia Clarke of Game of Thrones fame thanked healthcare workers as she remembered her life-threatening health scare back in 2011 and 2013. The actress who played Daenerys Targaryen in the hit HBO series suffered an unexpected brain haemorrhage in 2011. She wrote a thank you...

Stay off the couch and keep fit during the circuit breaker period with online home workouts

While the circuit breaker dictates that we really must stay at home, that's no reason to neglect exercise. It might seem preferable to be in couch potato mode, binge-watching movies and gorging on baked creations (yum!), but nobody really wants to develop a circuit...

China implements drastic measures to stop spread of Wuhan virus but more cases are being reported

Although China has implemented drastic measures to deal with the outbreak of the Wuhan virus, it has spread to more Chinese cities. There are also cases in Thailand, South Korea, Taiwan, Japan, Vietnam, the United States and Singapore. On Thursday (Jan 23), Singapore’s Ministry of...

Why Taylor Swift loves it when Jameela Jamil talks about body image

Taylor Swift enjoys it when The Good Place star Jameela Jamil talks about body image. In case if you are wondering who Jameela Jamil is, she is a 33-year-old actress who was also a host in the UK, hosting the Channel 4 morning show,...

Jennifer Aniston always stocks this one thing in her fridge

One thing that is remarkable about Jennifer Aniston is that she looks ageless, even though the popular Friends star has just turned 50. She still maintains her youthful looks as if she was 20 years old. She is one of the few celebrities who...

South Korean popstar Kang Daniel is taking a break to recover from depression and panic disorder

K-Pop singer and songwriter Kang Daniel is on a hiatus from the entertainment industry. Konnect Entertainment, his management company released a statement to the media saying that the 22-year-old is focusing on recovering from health problems. K-Pop culture website Soompi quoted Konnect's statement saying that Kang had...

New York considers ‘virginity test’ ban after rapper sparks uproar

New York state is considering banning so-called virginity tests after an American rapper sparked outcry by saying he takes his daughter to a gynecologist every year to check her hymen is still intact. Democratic legislator Michaelle Solages has tabled a bill proposing the ban, saying...

22 years old and on the brink of death from constant e-cigarette use

by Ivan Couronne With a raging fever, vomiting and diarrhea, Gregory Rodriguez thought he had some kind of bug when he checked himself into the emergency room at a New York hospital in September. Two days later, he was unconscious, hooked up to an artificial lung...

Delhi suffocates under toxic smog but millions go without masks

by Abhaya SRIVASTAVA A thick grey smog choked New Delhi for the fifth day Saturday, adding to a mounting pollution health crisis, but retired naval commander Anil Charan is one of the vast majority of the city's 20 million inhabitants who do not wear a...