Tuesday, Mar 21, 2017 on Channel NewsAsia
Life expectancy for people with Down syndrome was 25 in 1983. Today, it's 60. On World Down Syndrome Day, we look at other advances in treating this genetic disorder.
1.13 Mar 2017 Mon
Lower back hurts, neck aches, sports injuries. You know the pain, but do you know who's best to help you?
2.06 Mar 2017 Mon
The World Health Organisation says women outlive men in most countries by about four years.
3.27 Feb 2017 Mon
More than 230 million around the world suffer from asthma - an inflammatory disease of the lungs' airways. Yet, it remains under-diagnosed and under-treated.
4.20 Feb 2017 Mon
Hundreds of patients in Asia need an organ or tissue transplant to live. Yet, donations from the living or deceased remain far below demand.
5.13 Feb 2017 Mon
They say love is blind. It can also turn your world upside down. Sending your nervous system into overdrive.
6.06 Feb 2017 Mon
Can robots make sure that age is just a number?
7.06 Feb 2017 Mon
According to the World Health Organisation, glaucoma's the second leading cause of blindness globally.
8.01 Feb 2017 Wed
It's World Cancer Day on Saturday.
9.23 Jan 2017 Mon
We're just days away to the Chinese New Year and food is certainly one of the season's highlights. But it takes discipline to avoid excess.
10.16 Jan 2017 Mon
After Christmas and New Year, you may want to avoid this next seasonal event like the plague. Yes, the flu virus is not something to be sneezed at!