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    What’s the link between diabetes and flu?

    Most of us are familiar with health risks related to diabetes, like kidney disease and vision problems. Yet, many are not aware that living with ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Roche tablets are seen positioned in front of a displayed Roche logo in this photo illu

    New Roche flu drug can drive resistance in influenza viruses: researchers

    Roche's influenza treatment Xofluza, a one-dose pill that can clear flu symptoms within days, may cause a mutation of the virus that leads to drug ...
  3. Ten pills of the antibiotic "Amoxicillin 1000mg" are seen at a pharmacy in Hanau

    Commentary: Our misuse, overuse of antibiotics comes with a huge cost

    Infections can become resistant to the standard drugs used to treat them if we are not careful, say Dr Clarence Tam and Jane Lim from NUS Saw Swee ...
  4. Why do employers still insist on an MC for staff who call in sick?

    Commentary: What can help curb the spread of the flu? Hand sanitisers

    Providing hand sanitisers in public places may be worth the investment, says James Cook University’s Trent Yarwood.
  5. Flu cold sneeze virus

    Commentary: Sick with the flu? Here's why you feel so bad

    Runny nose, sore throat and aches are signs that your body is fighting the flu virus, says Monash University professor in viral immunology, ...
  6. Flu cold sneeze virus

    Whether it’s the flu or monkeypox, here’s how to avoid picking up a virus

    Should you move away if someone at the next table is sneezing? And how long does a virus survive on surface tops? CNA Lifestyle asks an expert.
  7. Woman getting her flu vaccine.

    Commentary: Now may be a good time to get your flu vaccine

    Getting vaccinated early is better than not at all, says Ian Barr, Deputy Director of the WHO Collaborating Centre of Reference and Research on ...
  8. Flu cold symptoms spread infection sneeze blow nose

    Is your family in perpetual flu hell? Women may suffer from it more than men

    A study has found that the reason may be physiological. If you're juggling family and work, here’s how you can minimise catching the virus and ...
  9. Sick with  the flu? You should have gotten a vaccination.

    Commentary: Flu vaccine not effective? Think again

    Common misperceptions about the effectiveness of the flu vaccine is one reason holding us back from getting vaccinated, says the Saw Swee Hock ...