Lifestyle

COVID-19 Self-Test Kits Will Be Sold At 3 Pharmacies From June 16

Key Highlights The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) has granted interim authorization for four Antigen Rapid Test (ART) self-test kits. These self-test kits will be available from June 16 at Guardian, Watsons, and Unity pharmacies. Sales will be initially limited to 10 self-test kits per person. In line with Singapore’s strategy to increase the rate of testing and to quickly detect COVID-19 cases, self-administered test kits will go on sale from June 16. These self-test kits will be helpful for front-liners

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Lifestyle

A Physician Shares How You Can Save Money On Medications

If you visited the doctor lately and you realized that you have been spending a lot of money on prescription drugs then, you are not alone. Millions of people around the world are spending more than they should. This is why I sat down with Dr. Andre Agoncillo, an experienced Physician, to unlock a few ways to cut costs on medications. 1. SWITCH TO THE GENERIC DRUGS New prescription drugs are expensive because they are patented. Having a patent ensures

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Lifestyle

The True Cost Of Traditional Chinese Medicine In Singapore

The Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) encompasses several theories and practices that were developed in China back then…for over two millennia. The practices include herbal medicine, acupuncture, exercises, and massages. In 2013, a study by Jingcheng Dong showed that there are different components in a TCM diagnosis, namely: Inspection, Auscultation-olfaction, Background, and Palpation. The inspection involves visually examining the changes in the patient’s appearance and movement. Auscultation-olfaction involves listening to sounds and smelling different odors. Background, consistent with the Western Medicine, involves

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Phones & Utilities

7 Free Apps That Will Make Your Life In Singapore Better

Did you know that in 2011, CNN dubbed Singapore as the “2nd Coolest Nation in the World” because of its technology savvy nature? Most of the nation’s population is computer literate that even children aged 4 are encourage to use laptops in some learning centers. This is why it comes as no surprise that there are a lot of Apps out there that are making living in Singapore easier. Here are some of the good yet free apps available on

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