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Disease has cost Africa 630 million years of ‘healthy life’, according to WHO study

A Ugandan doctor checks a Somali child at an outpatient hospital run by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) in Mogadishu, Somalia. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) Diseases, disability and early death, resulting from illness, has cost the economy of the African continent’s 54 nations $ 2.4 trillion in annual workforce productivity losses in… Read More »

Lip Balms and Chapsticks Could Be Addictive According To A Conspiracy Theory

Are chapsticks addictive? (Photo Credits: Pixabay | Wikimedia Commons) Most of us don’t wait for winters to set in to whip out our chapsticks and lip balms. We have them lying in our tote bags, backpacks and purses 365 days a year. The most functional and non-descript of all cosmetics, chapsticks are now having their… Read More »

Staff lapses and IT system vulnerabilities are key reasons behind SingHealth cyberattack, according to COI Report

After 22 days of public and private hearings involving 37 witness accounts from August to November 2018, the Committee of Inquiry (COI) convened to inquire into the events and contributing factors leading to the cyberattack on Singapore Health Services Private Limited (SingHealth)’s patient database system, has released its 454-page public report today. Between late June… Read More »