Living with an abnormal heart rhythm: A ‘ticking timebomb’ that can lead to a devastating stroke
SINGAPORE — With his wife due to deliver twins on National Day via a Caesarean section, Mr Ng Wei Jie, 39, is relieved that he had his abnormal heart rhythm treated before embracing fatherhood. A compliance officer at an insurance company, Mr Ng discovered by chance two years ago that he has a type of heart arrhythmia called atrial fibrillation.
Singapore sees ‘several important lessons’ from Tan Tock Seng Hospital COVID-19 cluster
SINGAPORE: Singapore has learnt 'several important lessons' from the COVID-19 cluster at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), among them - that the ...
Mindef, SAF skill sets valuable in other areas: NgA facility with 11,000 beds was built to house Covid-19 patients here with the help of the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) and Ministry of Defence-related organisations, said Defence Minister Ng Eng Hen. Speaking at the Defence Scholarship Awards Ceremony yesterday, Dr Ng...
Elaine Ng paid millions to keep mum about Jackie Chan affair?Ng said she never accepted any payment from Jackie and that people should watch what they say.
Taiwan's 'Mr Democracy' Lee Teng-hui dies aged 97 in TaipeiFormer Taiwan President Lee Teng-hui, dubbed 'Mr. Democracy' for burying autocratic rule in favour of freewheeling pluralism, died at the age of 97, the official Central News Agency reported on Thursday. Lee became Taiwan's first democratically elected president in 1996, in a landslide
Boris Johnson puts brakes on easing UK lockdown as Covid-19 cases tick upLONDON (BLOOMBERG) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson slowed the easing of UK lockdown measures on Friday (July 31), warning the resurgence of coronavirus across the country must be stamped out.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
Local US election officials fight disinformation 'virus', whether from overseas or TrumpAs the clock ticks toward the U.S. presidential election in November, state election officials are devoting more time - and money - to educating ...
Golf: Fowler grabs clubhouse lead in Memphis, Koepka finds formMEMPHIS (REUTERS) - Rickie Fowler put a poor recent run behind him to grab the clubhouse lead in the first round of the WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational in Memphis on Thursday (July 30).. Read more at straitstimes.com.