DISEASES

DISEASES

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    Infectious diseases and environmental disturbances: How climate change may propel outbreaks | EP 20

    What might Singapore’s record number of dengue cases and the curious case of a cholera outbreak in Canada have to do with climate change? This ...
  2. NEA officers conducting fogging at the Woodleigh Close dengue cluster

    Commentary: Record dengue cases complicates Singapore's fight against COVID-19

    People being at home more could be one of the factors driving record dengue cases, says Assistant Professor Hannah Clapham.
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    Commentary: This hesitation with vaccination is creating a global threat

    Serious outbreaks of measles and other preventable contagious diseases have emerged in many countries, Yale University's Madhurima Shukla points out.
  4. Irritated skin

    Commentary: Low self-esteem, depression and frequent flare-ups plague growing numbers of eczema sufferers

    As a society, we must overcome the shameful stigma that those who suffer from eczema bear, says dermatologist Dr Joyce Lim.
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    Commentary: Sitting too long can increase your risk of death

    The greatest risk was found in those who spent more than 12.5 hours a day being sedentary, one sports expert says.
  6. 3 generation playground

    Commentary: Exposing your children to dirt boosts their immune system

    Parents want clean, sterilised environments for their children. But children need exposure to dirt to develop healthy immune systems, argue two ...