Obesity and weight loss – It’s complicated

Weight loss is not just about exercising more. Assistant Professor Yvonne Lim from the Department of Paediatrics addresses the common misconceptions about obesity and weight loss and shares that prenatal factors, infancy and childhood habits come into play too.

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Sneezy facts

If someone sneezing close by brings out the inner germophobe or hypochondriac, then this one is for you. Professor Paul Tambyah from the Department of Medicine shares some facts on sneezing and how we can do our part to prevent the spread of infection.

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We've Found The Cure!

You came, you saw, you submitted your essays to our "Are You The Cure?" essay competition. We announce the winners here.

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Antibiotics for the cold or flu?

Taking antibiotics for upper respiratory tract infections, such as the common cold or flu, does not treat these viral infections or hasten the resolution of the symptoms, says Associate Professor David Lye.

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Upcoming events

6 Jan 2020

NUS ncRNA Symposium

06 Jan, Monday, 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
18 Feb 2020

Workshop: Grant Writing

18 Feb - 21 Feb, Tuesday - Friday, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
12 May 2020

Workshop: Fundamentals of Simulation-Based Healthcare Education

12 May - 13 May, Tuesday - Wednesday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm