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  By Prof Dr Winnie Chee   Dietitian & Professor, Division of Nutrition & Dietetics, International Medical University Madam G is a busy 40-something career woman, wife and mother. Over the past 3 years, she gained 30kg and became obese.  When the doctor informed Madam G that she might not live to see her children get married if she […]

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Just because someone is a fitness expert doesn’t automatically mean they know what they’re talking about when it comes to nutrition. By Charlotte Hilton Andersen Walk into any CrossFit box and you can expect to have most of what you thought you “knew” about health and fitness challenged. This cutting-edge, outsider vibe is a big […]

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By MICHAEL DE MEDEIROS Weight loss: it’s a battle that so many of us face at some point in our lives. Keeping your diet on point is the best way to battle the bulge. The burning question is how many calories should you eat in a day to lose weight? The answer to this question is difficult […]

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Reading gives your brain a different kind of workout than watching TV or listening to the radio. Whether you’re absorbed in a page-turner or simply scanning an instruction manual for your coffee maker, “parts of the brain that have evolved for other functions—such as vision, language, and associative learning—connect in a specific neural circuit for […]

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