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5 scary reasons your stomach is hurting

While some are more serious than others, it’s not always easy to pinpoint what’s wrong. When in doubt, or if the pain lasts for longer than an hour, check with a doctor and watch out for accompanying symptoms. According to Dr Gwee Kok Ann, director and consultant gastroenterologist at Stomach Liver & Bowel Clinic, alarm symptoms include fever, vomiting, diarrhoea …

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Singapore to invest S$45m a year in new defence tech labs for robotics, AI

A starting seed grant of S$45 million a year will be given to two new laboratories in the Defence Science and Technology Agency (DSTA) and DSO National Laboratories organisations, Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen said in Parliament on Friday (Mar 3). “Modern militaries are powered by technology, and the next-generation SAF (Singapore Armed Forces), even more so,” he said. “Our …

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8 Hacks to Remove Armpit Stains & That Embarrassing Moment

You find yourself having to buy clothes from time to time not because they wear out but because there are those embarrassing sweat stains. Especially at the armpit areas. It’s not like you can help it given how Singapore’s so damn hot and humid 90% of the time. Even when it’s raining. Well, if you, like me, have this embarrassing …

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Cabbies urged to exercise more and take less sweet drinks to prevent diabetes

Some 250 taxi drivers stretched, did tai-chi, and walked 3km around the Gardens by the Bay and Marina Barrage on Sunday (Sept 25) morning – all in the name of diabetes awareness. The drivers were taking part in the National Taxi Association’s (NTA) first 3km “Drive away diabetes” walkathon, which seeks to raise awareness on how drivers can prevent diabetes. …

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5 simple ways to deal with irresponsible colleagues because they’re everywhere

Common warning signs include two-hour lunch breaks and incessant Facebook messaging during office hours. Sometimes you may catch a glimpse of them napping secretly behind their office chairs. They seem to be dodging the eyes of superiors and it can get frustrating working with them. Sounds familiar? Dealing with irresponsible colleagues can be tricky. So how can you go about it without making things difficult …

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8 great ideas for stress relievers in the office you should bring along to work

A person’s workspace can become one of the most intense places to be; hours of sitting, intense pressure and a fair share of stress. To create a more calming and conducive workplace environment, we have compiled a list of things you should have in your office as stress relievers. We have all five senses covered. Sight Photos of friends/family Seeing the …

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10 fascinating facts about wisdom teeth that you might not know

Anyone who has been through NS would see wisdom tooth as the licence for a two-week MC: it’s not uncommon to walk into the office early in the morning and see a few soldiers on MC due to an extraction of wisdom tooth. So, what exactly is a wisdom tooth, and why do most people choose to extract it, or …

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7 hidden benefits of cauliflower that will make you love this vegetable even more

People sometimes refer to cauliflower as the ‘more useless cousin of broccoli’ since they look very similar except broccoli is a healthy green color whereas the cauliflower we find in Singapore is often an unappetizing white and has barely any taste. However, did you know that cauliflower actually has extremely beneficial properties? Anti-cancerous properties Nowadays lots of things probably cause cancer. …

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Smoking Effects on Your Body – Exposed – Be Smokefree

“Smoking is injurious to health”, everyone listens and sees this notion, but yet still they smoke, there has been many reasons behind this. Some smoke for the sake of enjoyment in order to create a humor in their lives, some smoke for relaxation purpose as the sufferings of life affect them and to minimize the of these suffering one goes …

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