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Why the Chinese are myopic?

January 31, 2015 |

Who: Alan Saks, optometrist, lecturer, writer and former owner & director of Barry+Beale Optometrists and Vigil Eyewear

By age 20, 70 to 90 percent of Asians are myopic. Not so surprising you think since the myopic must be mainly city folk … Read More

Breast cancer – same disease, same stage but different treatment. Why?

January 31, 2015 |

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The answer is simple. Every cancer is different.

The explanation from Breastcancer.org:

Cancer cells are “born” when abnormal changes in DNA tell cells to grow faster and behave differently than they should. As these cancer cells multiply to form … Read More

Breast cancer diagnosis – How soon makes a crucial difference

January 31, 2015 |

Fact

The overweight are more likely to develop tumours. Fat cells produce oestrogen and levels of this cancer-triggering hormone can be twice as high in obese women as those of a healthy weight.

Fact

Women are most at risk once … Read More

Moles – Beauty Marks or Trouble Spots?

January 31, 2015 |

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A mole in the right place can be lucky according to the Chinese almanac, and also add a charming distinguishing feature. Just look at Cindy Crawford, Natalie Portman, Madonna, Marilyn Monroe, Eva Mendes, Rachel McAdams, Angelina Jolie, Blake Lively, … Read More

Read my Tongue

January 31, 2015 |

Read My Lips – Medhatter asks Ms Joanna Liew, TCM Chinese Physician and Manager of Bao Zhong Tang, Premium TCM CentreRead More

On the go with Chinese Medicine

January 31, 2015 |

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When you think about Chinese medicine, what do you visualize?

  • Herbs and roots wrapped in paper?
  • Capsules of herbal extracts?
  • Herbal teas in plastic bottles or packs?

– See more at: http://medhatter.sg/content/go-chinese-medicine#sthash.NKJeMBh0.dpuf

Image: http://www.hkchcc.org/chinesemedicine.htm

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