News and Updates

Obesity linked to higher dementia risk

09/07/2020

Obesity is associated with a higher risk of dementia up to 15 years later, finds a new UCL study suggesting… read more >

Acupuncture cuts migraine days in episodic migraine without aura

12/05/2020

Acupuncture significantly reduces the frequency of migraine attacks compared with sham intervention in patients suffering from episodic migraine without aura,… read more >

Coronavirus Patients Are Reporting Neurological Symptoms. Here’s What You Need to Know

29/04/2020

As case numbers of COVID-19 continue to rise around the world, we are starting to see an increasing number of… read more >

Managing childhood migraine

10/02/2020

Background Childhood migraines create a significant health burden and are probably under-diagnosed and treated. Objective/s The aim of this article… read more >

3 types of diabetes medication recalled over ‘impurity’

05/12/2019

SINGAPORE: Three types of metformin diabetes medications are being recalled after they were found to contain trace amounts of an… read more >

Dapagliflozin slows eGFR decline in diabetics

28/11/2019

Dapagliflozin is able to delay renal disease progression among patients with type 2 diabetes, even in those with normal kidney… read more >

Sulfites in wine may trigger headache in young adults

09/10/2019

Sulfite concentration in wine seems to contribute to the occurrence of headaches in individuals who are predisposed to wine-induced headaches,… read more >

Computer Use Found To Reduce Cognitive Decline Risk

12/09/2019

An observational study suggests people in their 70s that use a computer, play games, and participate in social activities might… read more >

NUS scientists develop blood test for Alzheimer’s

25/06/2019

A new blood test for diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease could be available within the next five years.   Researchers from the… read more >