Stories By Sara Grosse
131 Jul 2014 Thu
The Health Ministry has ramped up its target for nursing home beds from 15,600, and is considering whether it can and should become a small-scale operator of nursing home facilities.
226 Jul 2014 Sat
Residents in Bedok can look forward to an integrated complex which will house facilities for healthcare, community activities and sports in 2017.
325 Jul 2014 Fri
A new smartphone app will allow nurses at the Changi General Hospital to convey simple phrases and queries to their patients.
422 Jul 2014 Tue
Eligible senior citizens will receive the Pioneer Generation card, among other information materials, in the welcome package this August.
521 Jul 2014 Mon
Singapore scientists have discovered a genetic cause of common breast tumours in women. This will potentially make it easier for clinicians to distinguish benign breast tumours from cancerous ones.
620 Jul 2014 Sun
A new boardwalk around Pang Sua Pond in Bukit Panjang will soon connect residents to several facilities in the vicinity after it goes through a makeover under PUB's Active, Beautiful, Clean (ABC) Waters Programme.
716 Jul 2014 Wed
In an advisory sent to maid employment agencies, the Manpower Ministry says agencies should “accord foreign domestic workers (FDWs) basic respect and human dignity”.
815 Jul 2014 Tue
A Singapore Symphony Orchestra concert marked the venue's return to the spotlight after a refurbishment that cost S$158 million and lasted four years.
909 Jul 2014 Wed
Is the national universal healthcare insurance scheme affordable for all citizens and can it be sustained? These were some of the issues raised in Parliament over the past two days.
1008 Jul 2014 Tue
The Singapore National Employers Federation and the National Trades Union Congress will partner the Government to look into ways to encourage the transition to portable medical benefits riding on MediShield Life, said Health Minister Gan Kim Yong.