Stories By Sara Grosse
128 Feb 2015 Sat
Minister of State for National Development Maliki Osman suggests deeper, smaller scale engagement between leaders and citizens, and empowerment among the community, to build positive attitudes and experiences.
226 Feb 2015 Thu
The two voluntary welfare organisations, MCYC Community Services Society and Boys' Town, are the first to be selected, and they are expected to set up their own fostering agencies by mid-2015.
325 Feb 2015 Wed
Students are taught using team-based learning and the new format uses mobile devices such as iPads.
420 Feb 2015 Fri
More doctors are moving towards adjunctive therapy - using more than one drug or treatment to treat an illness - as the ageing population in Singapore begins to suffer from more chronic diseases.
520 Feb 2015 Fri
Singapore General Hospital prepares gift bags and hampers for its patients while KK Women's and Children's Hospital offers a special Chinese New Year menu.
613 Feb 2015 Fri
Under the initiative, social workers and other professionals assess the needs of elderly clients, and work with trained volunteers, who monitor and support these clients.
712 Feb 2015 Thu
National Development Minister Khaw Boon Wan says "something is seriously wrong" at Aljunied-Hougang-Punggol East Town Council, and outlines the ministry's plans for the issue.
811 Feb 2015 Wed
Singapore wants to create an entire eco-system that is pro-health, so that healthy living is a default choice, said Health Minister Gan Kim Yong at the ministerial roundtable of the Ministerial Meeting on Universal Health Coverage on Wednesday.
910 Feb 2015 Tue
To ensure a successful outcome for an ageing population, Singapore has taken measures including coverage for seniors' healthcare expenditure and designing a fiscally sustainable healthcare financing system, says Health Minister Gan Kim Yong.
1007 Feb 2015 Sat
The one-stop service provides diabetic retinal photography, diabetic foot screening as well as nurse counselling services for other chronic conditions such as hypertension and high cholesterol.