Biography of the Author Christy Yip

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Christy Yip

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  1. Inside A Hospital’s Fight Against The Coronavirus Pandemic
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    Inside A Hospital’s Fight Against The Coronavirus Pandemic

    Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) and The National Centre for Infectious Diseases (NCID) are ground zero for the COVID-19 outbreak in Singapore.  ...
  2. When beds must be moved urgently,, Covid-19 patients in TTSH and NCID can count on these nurses.

    Tired staff, but pushing on: How TTSH-NCID responded to COVID-19 from day one

    CNA Insider trailed staff from Tan Tock Seng Hospital and the National Centre for Infectious Diseases through the lulls, surges and uncertainty of ...
  3. MCI Dementia Willam at day care - Rummy O

    ‘Help’s out there, just ask’: How dementia day care helped, when grandpa kept getting lost

    As a family, they’d pulled together to look out for grandpa when he developed dementia – but still, there came a day caregiver Geraldine Lim ...
  4. Bird Park's 'Foster Daddy' To Baby Endangered Birds
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    Bird Park's 'Foster Daddy' To Baby Endangered Birds

    Baby birds like macaws, lorikeets, birds of paradise and cockatoos are hand-raised by a team of four "foster parents" at Singapore's Jurong Bird Park.
  5. Mark Rusli is one of the Jurong Bird Park's four hand-rearers.

    He’s a ‘foster parent’ raising baby birds by hand, helping to save threatened species

    There is delight in seeing hatchlings poo, and special care in preparing their formula milk. Mark Rusli knows all about the challenges and ...
  6. 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 ...
  7. 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 ...