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Can Coconut Oil, Apple Cider Vinegar, Acai Berry Help With Weight Loss?  
Can Coconut Oil, Apple Cider Vinegar, Acai Berry Help With Weight Loss?

Many foods, including coconut oil and apple cider vinegar, are commonly thought to promote weight loss, but research studies have failed to find clear evidence to support these claims. Dr Shanker Pasupathy, Senior Consultant and Director of the LIFE Centre...

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How Malnutrition Affects Cancer Treatment in the Elderly  
How Malnutrition Affects Cancer Treatment in the Elderly

Mr Lee Ah Seng*, 80, lives alone in a one-room HDB flat. He receives public assistance and collects tin cans to supplement his income. He usually eats out, but occasionally misses a meal or two when he forgets to watch the time or runs out of money...

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Good Nutrition in Seniors Linked to Shorter Hospital Stays  
Good Nutrition in Seniors Linked to Shorter Hospital Stays

A new research study by Singapore General Hospital’s (SGH) Department of Dietetics suggests that malnourishment in elderly patients is linked to longer hospital stays and a poorer ability to regain functional independence. Functional independence is...

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  Diabetes and Diet
  Are you confused about which foods to eat now that you have diabetes? You may be wondering whether you can have all...
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  Diet & Nutrition for the Elderly
  "Good Food, Good Life - Healthy Nutrition for the Elderly"

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  Eating Disorders
  Eating disorders are on the rise among young people. More common in females than males, eating disorders are marked by an unhealthy...
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