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  1. FILE PHOTO: A monitor shows a three-dimensional image of a human heart at the Klaus-Tschira-Institu

    Commentary: Broken heart syndrome has effects long after an initial attack

    It has long been thought that, unlike a heart attack, damage caused by broken heart syndrome was temporary, but that is not the case, says one ...
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    House-cleaning, walking to work, staves off death: Study

    One in 12 global deaths over a five-year period can be prevented through 30 minutes of physical activity - which can include house-cleaning or ...
  3. Learning from our parents’ heart health mistakes NYT

    Learning from our parents’ heart health mistakes

    A high-fat, high-sugar and highly processed diet is no good for our hearts.
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    Eco-friendly guidelines issued for Qingming Festival

    Also known as Tomb-Sweeping Day, Qingming Festival is a time for Buddhist and Taoist devotees to pay respects to their ancestors.
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    Painkillers ibuprofen, diclofenac increase risk of heart attack, scientists warn

    Ibuprofen could increase the likelihood of cardiac arrest by 31 per cent, and diclofenac raised the risk by 50 per cent, the researchers said.
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    Erdogan foe Gulen dismisses Turkey extradition bid

    Fethullah Gulen, the spiritual leader of the Hizmet movement - which promotes moderate Islam across dozens of countries and is dubbed a terrorist ...
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    What is the leading cause of death in Singaporean women?

    Only 10 per cent of women are aware that heart disease and stroke are the leading causes of death in Singaporean women, according to a survey of ...
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    Scientists using smartphone app warn of 'global sleep crisis'

    Social pressures are forcing people to cut back on their sleep, contributing to a "global sleep crisis," according to a new study based on ...
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    Revamped Women's Health Committee to focus on 3 health issues

    These issues are increasing cancer screening uptake, promoting bone health and fighting diabetes, says Senior Minister of State for Health Dr Amy ...
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    NUS scientists roll out diabetic-friendly bread

    Using the plant pigment anthocyanin, scientists have found a way to cause the sugars in bread to be digested at a slower rate than regular white ...