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Category: Heath News

Health Advisory for PSI between 201 – 300


The latest PSI reading at 9pm is 290 which falls under the ‘very unhealthy’ category. According to the NEA Health Advisory: “Elderly and persons with existing heart or lung disease should stay indoors and reduce physical exertion and outdoor activity. The general population should avoid vigorous outdoor activity.” Source: National Environment Agency

NEA: PSI hits 290 mark at 9pm


The three-hour Pollutant Standards Index (PSI) reading hit 290 at 9pm on Wednesday, hitting the ‘very unhealthy’ level soaring past the 226 recorded in Sept 1997. The PSI reading has been climbing steadily since Wednesday morning, starting at 77 at 6am before moving into the unhealthy range at 11am when the reading hit 103. It […]

Use of Medisave for all vaccinations in the National Childhood Immunization schedule


From 1 June 2013, Medisave will be allowed to be used for all the vaccinations in the National Childhood Immunization Schedule at our clinic: 1st year: Infanrix 6 in 1, Prevenar 2nd year: MMR, Infanrix 5 in 1  

Clinic open during Chinese New Year


Opening Hours during Chinese New Year (2012) 23 Jan: 7pm – 10pm 24 Jan: 9am – 12.30pm, 7pm – 10pm

Children to get vaccination earlier


From 1 December, children will receive both doses of the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccination at a younger age, after the Ministry of Health (MOH) accepted a recommendation from the Expert Committee on Immunisation. MOH said the earlier vaccinations will help reduce the number of measles cases seen in unvaccinated children aged 15 months […]