Biography of the Author Corine Tiah

Corine Tiah

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  1. Inside The Work Of A Plastic Surgeon At A Public Hospital
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    Inside The Work Of A Plastic Surgeon At A Public Hospital

    As a plastic surgeon at the Khoo Teck Puat Hospital in Singapore, Dr Pek Chong Han helps patients by reconstructing facial or body defects caused ...
  2. His job title reads “plastic surgeon”, but it is not only about beautifying his patients.

    More than nose jobs and facelifts: The plastic surgeon who saves body parts

    The work Dr Pek Chong Han does in a government hospital goes far beyond the aesthetic. In reconstructive plastic surgery, he patches “holes” to ...
  3. To help her twin daughters, Jacqueline Ang gave them big soft toys to hug for comfort.

    Navigating taboos, parents grapple with sexual stirrings of children with special needs

    When puberty struck, one conservative mother had to learn to support her girls' sexual development while coming up against the taboo around the topic.
  4. Sexuality and my teens with autism
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    Sexuality and my teens with autism

    When her daughter with severe autism experienced sexual stirrings at 10, she didn't know what to do. "I never thought sexuality would be an issue ...
  5. A1 food insecurity 32

    Why in a cheap food paradise, some Singaporeans are still going hungry

    A cleaner unable to work, a family with a 4-room flat, a single dad in debt – those experiencing food insecurity are more diverse than you think.
  6. Going Hungry In Singapore, A Cheap Food Paradise
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    Going Hungry In Singapore, A Cheap Food Paradise

    Singapore is famous for its cheap hawker food, including the cheapest Michelin-starred meal in the world. Why does hunger, or food insecurity, ...
  7. Feeding The Hungry, And How To Do It Better | Special Report, Part 2/2
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    Feeding The Hungry, And How To Do It Better | Special Report, Part 2/2

    In a 2018 paper, at least 125 food assistance groups were identified in Singapore. Yet, there are folks in need who still get infrequent or no ...
  8. A2 food insecurity 23

    Pulling together in creative ways, to better feed food insecure Singaporeans

    There are over a hundred food assistance groups helping the needy. But why are good intentions sometimes falling short of meeting needs – and can ...
  9. The trauma specialists from Tan Tock Seng Hospital, doing a job few are equipped to handle.

    Inside the trauma unit: The surgeons who fight to save every life

    If you are badly injured, they are the ones in the front line fighting to not only save you, but also help you get back on your feet. CNA Insider ...
  10. The boy from the Normal stream who almost gave up
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    The boy from the Normal stream who almost gave up

    “When I ask, 'Who thinks that being in Normal (Technical) means it’s the end for you?', a few raise their hands.” But this story proves otherwise.