SINGAPORE In a first such ground-up initiative a church in Dover is planning to build an integrated facility housing a nursing home a senior day care centre and a childcare centre on its grounds.St Johns-St Margarets Church came up with the idea to foster inter-generational
"He started a tetraplegia workgroup when he realised that hospitals here did not have such a database.
"Many of them were stuck in their rooms for years and were dependent on caregivers. I compiled a list by finding out from them who else they knew were in the same situation. After work, I would visit them to do a survey to find out what sort of support would help them most."
He says: "This wonderful lot of people taught me a lot - including not saying no to hope, never mind that it may be a false one."
His career, meanwhile, went well and he started a private medical practice with a group of friends.
However, the idea of taking his skills elsewhere had started percolating, especially after a backpacking trip through countries in Central Asia, including north Pakistan, Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan." ... See MoreSee Less
“Bloom”is an art exhibition and ongoing installation series that is an integration of art, technology, environment, and mental health. Harmful algal blooms are drawn as a parallel to the overwhelming experience of living with repetitive, intrusive OCD thoughts. The work is most closely r
SINGAPORE - The dinosaur motif printed on a pouch that became a fashion must-have after Ms Ho Ching was seen carrying the accessory during a visit to the White House is now available on Ez-link cards. The Dino Series and a Singapore Shophouses Collection were launched on Thursday (July 20) as part o...
Protein shakes only for musclemen? Now elderly have a whey to get those good (functional) gains too! #doyoueven #musclesforelderly #💪
"“Both groups got stronger and improved in various fitness measures but the group that took the active drink while exercising gained more strength,” Bell said.
[Dr] Bell’s hope is that the protein supplement could be doled out to seniors in old age homes, and long-term care facilities. It could even be recommended to aging adults who are worried about sarcopenia and losing muscle mass." ... See MoreSee Less