Tag Archives: health

How Does the Haze Affect You in Singapore?

The biggest hazard of the haze that we see year after year here in Singapore is the fine particulate matter (PM) suspended in the air. Particulate matter, especially those referred to as PM2.5 can easily be inhaled into our lungs and can go deep into the respiratory system. This refers to particles that are smaller […]

Do we need antibacterial products?

Antibacterial – Do We Need It? Looking at the products in the market today, we tend to see antibacterial products everywhere. Antibacterial hand soap, antibacterial cleaning agent, antibacterial body wash and the list goes on. But the question is, do we need it? What is Antibacterial? Antibacterial products are products that contain additional bacteria-killing chemicals […]

Essentials of moving to a new house

Essentials of moving to a new house Always pack beforehand Moving into a new house can be exciting yet tiring at the same time. A lot of packing is needed and it’s definitely not going to work if you start packing the day before the shift. Therefore, always start packing weeks before the shift and […]

Drying Laundry Indoors

Drying Laundry Indoors Is Bad for Health Drying Laundry Indoors could be causing health problems, particularly to those prone to asthma, hay fever and other allergies per researchers. Explanation The process of drying will release water into the air known as moisture. With most homes in Singapore well-insulated for air-conditioning, there may be insufficient ventilation […]

Hand, Foot, Mouth Disease (HFMD)

Hand Foot Mouth Disease HFMD is a viral infection caused by a group of viruses. Typically begins with a fever and feeling generally unwell. Then after a day or two, flat discoloured spots or bumps surface and may blister, on the hands, feet, and mouth, usually. HFMD is contagious and can transmit to another person […]