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NEWS • 2017

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Obesity - The complex story of its birth


Torching food popular, but overcooked food is harmful

Last month, the United Kingdom's Food Standards Agency launched a campaign encouraging people to Go For Gold, to raise awareness of the dangers of overcooking foods such as roast parsnips and fried potatoes. This means aiming for a golden colour - or even lighter - when toasting, grilling, baking or frying starchy foods. Professor Jeyakumar Henry,

Taking the war against diabetes to pregnant women S’pore has among the highest gestational diabetes rates globally

S-PRESTO described at bottom of page 24 as “…large-scale local study that looks at how women’s health before conception may affect both mother and child…”

Babies with eczema at higher risk of tooth decay


Babies with eczema at higher risk of tooth decay


Babies with eczema at higher risk of tooth decay


Babies with eczema were more likely to develop tooth decay at 2 and 3 years old

Researchers from NUS Dentistry and Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research discovered that infants with eczema were three times more likely to develop tooth decay at 2 and 3 years of age. This new link between the two diseases was outlined in a paper published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinic

Babies with eczema were more likely to develop tooth decay

Researchers from A*STAR's Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS) and NUS Dentistry discovered that infants with eczema were three times more likely to develop tooth decay. This new link between the two diseases was outlined in a paper published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Doctors surmised that "structural defects",

Babies with eczema at higher risk of tooth decay

Researchers from A*STAR's Singapore Institute for Clinical Sciences (SICS) and NUS Dentistry discovered that infants with eczema were three times more likely to develop tooth decay at 2 and 3 years of age. This new link between the two diseases was outlined in a paper published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. Tooth decay is a com

Lack of sleep linked to gestational diabetes

[NUS Medicine: posted 10Jan2017: Pregnant women with lack of sleep at higher risk of gestational diabetes

http://nusmedicine.nus.edu.sg/medias/news-info/1050-pregnant-women-with-lack-of-sleep

Lack of sleep linked to gestational diabetes

 


Study show that diabetes and insufficient sleep among pregnant women known as GDM

Lack of sleep linked to gestational diabetes

Measuring disease risk

Understanding ethnic differences in abdominal fat distribution at birth could lead to better guidelines for maternal lifestyle and nutrition