Biography of the Author Lam Shushan

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  1. Ms Rubina Tiyu (right) exploring her options with fertility doctor Yeong Cheng Toh.

    The egg freezing dilemma of women in Singapore

    Only women with medical grounds are allowed to freeze their eggs, even as the fertility rate drops to a record low. Talking Point looks at some of ...
  2. Getai celebrity Liu Ling Ling was one of those who conceived in Johor Bahru.

    Why Singaporean women are going to Johor to make babies

    What's pushing Singaporean women to cross the Causeway to seek fertility treatment in Johor Bahru? Talking Point investigates.
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    The matron who heals with tough love, in her shelter for those with HIV

    To care for HIV-positive women who have been shunned by their families and stigmatised by Malaysian society, this CNA Insider InspirAsian gave up ...
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    Extraordinary People: In a life of limitations, frustration slowly turns into determination

    In the first of a new series looking at Singaporeans with inspirational stories to tell, Channel NewsAsia's Aqil Haziq Mahmud finds out about a ...
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    Mrs Lam's handmade Hakka noodles: The recipe

    How to make Ke Jia Mian the old-fashioned way, in a recipe one home cook has been perfecting over some 50 years
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    Poor and on their own, South Korea’s elderly who will ‘work until they die’

    “I will take care of myself as long as I can… then I’ll go to the hospital and die,” says an 81-year-old in a country where nearly half the ...
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    A yearning to bring kolek races back to Singapore

    The conclusion to the story of a family’s dream of reviving the glory days of traditional Malay sailboat racing - which, for over a century, made ...
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    Singapore family helps bring back centuries-old tradition in Riau islands

    Mazlan Mohd Nasir grew up loving the traditional sailboat races around Singapore, but then watched that centuries-old way of life vanish. In Part ...
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    An island-boy's race against time and tide

    For decades, kampungs and thrilling sailboats races were a way of life in the region. Kolek teams were like local football clubs. Now, one ...
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    Defiantly, he weaves life into a dying Peranakan craft

    Heath Yeo quit designing modern fashion to revive the art of embroidering sarong kebayas the ‘old-fashioned’ way. But is it a losing battle ...