Tag: TCM

Traditional Chinese Medicine as Covid-19 treatment?

While China pushes for the use of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) as a treatment for Covid-19, some scientists discourage its use, citing the dangers...

All TCM halls can re-open from May 12, says Health Minister

Singapore -- All traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) halls can reopen from May 12, according to Minister for Health Gan Kim Yong on Friday (May 8). The...

Like it or not, Asians have been wearing masks for over a century, and...

It’s one of the differences between Asian (at least East Asian) cultures and the west—wearing masks in public. When in Europe or the United...

“Some good results” as TCM joins western medicine in battle against Covid-19

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has joined in the battle against Covid-19, according to a Bloomberg report. TCM, along with western medicine, is being applied to patients with...

TCM institution facing severe shortage, seeks donation of face masks

Singapore — The COVID-19 outbreak has caused a shortage of face masks in the country,  with the Singapore Chung Hwa Medical Institution having enough...

Health Is Personal

As a new generation of fad diets emerges, advocating high protein and fat meals with low carbohydrates, Singapore’s health authorities are counting calories and...