Most foods, whether natural or processed, contain sodium. Sodium is present in all types of salt, such as table salt and sea salt. “It is a misconception that some salts, such as sea salt, have less sodium than table salt,”...
About 4.1 per cent of people suffer from gout, according to the Singapore Chinese Health Study, which was carried out with 52,322 participants (mean age of 62 years old). The mean age at diagnosis was 55 years. What are the foods to avoid if you suffer from gout?
Dr Barnaby Young, started an otherwise ordinary day with a mild sore throat and a runny nose – like he was coming down with a cold. The symptoms persisted for a few days but there was no fever or any headaches. However, by the third evening, he started to feel light-headed and awoke the...
Eye disorders among the elderly are a major health concern, as this could affect their ability to enjoy life to their fullest in their later years. The main eye problems that pose the greatest threat... Read our Doctor Q&A now >>
Low back pain is one of the most common pain disorders today. It is a chronic condition characterized by a persistent dull or sharp pain per the lower back. It afflicts 80% of the adult population... Read our Doctor Q&A now >>
Hypertension ( high blood pressure) usually causes no symptoms, but often leads to the damage of various body organs in the long-term. It is for this reason that high blood pressure or hypertension... Read our Doctor Q&A now >>
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