The ultimate in hair and scalp pampering

The ultimate in hair and scalp pampering

Coulisse Heir launches its flagship store and changes the way we look at hair salons.   Luxury hair and scalp care specialist, Coulisse Heir, has launched its flagship store at ION Orchard mall that brings the ultimate in pampering. You will never look at the...
Giving back

Giving back

This year’s RSVP Volunteer of the Year shares his volunteering journey.   Sium Yeap Tong is grateful for having benefitted from over 25 years working in IT in a Singapore bank. As such, he decided, he wanted to give back to society in a meaningful way. In...
“Magic man”

“Magic man”

Yeo Pee Pin is not letting brain injury, heart attack, cardiac surgeries, pneumonia, seizures, intubations and several cardiopulmonary resuscitations get in his way.   When one is faced with one challenge after another, it is easy to give up but not Yeo Pee Pin....
Check your hearing

Check your hearing

Getting an appointment for the National University Hospital’s Mobile Hearing Clinic.   Seen the mobile hearing clinic in your area and want to get an appointment? Ageless Online checked in with the National University Hospital’s Mobile Hearing Clinic...
Bee crazy

Bee crazy

A MOE teacher for 37 years trades classroom teaching to teaching visitors about bees.   While most of us would typically run away when faced with bees, but not 63-year-old John Chong. He heads straight at them, but not in a provoking manner mind you. He is a...
TCM – a viable option for managing dry eye

TCM – a viable option for managing dry eye

Researchers found acupuncture across four weeks led to favourable changes in protein levels in tear fluids.   Acupuncture can alter the levels of proteins secreted in tear fluids and help patients who suffer from mild to moderate dry eye disease, according to a...
Breaking down anxiety

Breaking down anxiety

What is it and when can it be classified as a disorder?   The feeling of anxiety is a common one to have in everyday life. However, experiencing distress, fear and apprehension frequently (even in non-stressful situations), or having these feelings last longer...
Neurological rehabilitation

Neurological rehabilitation

An upper limb rehabilitation robotic system allows those with stroke a chance to get continued rehabilitation in the comfort of their home. Seventy-five-year-old YC Chong had an ischaemic stroke over six years ago. An ischemic stroke, which most strokes are,...
Caring for caregivers

Caring for caregivers

AIC’s collaboration encourages the public to treat a caregiver they know with a cup of coffee.   The Agency for Integrated Care (AIC) has tied up with Ya Kun Kaya Toast to encourage the public to treat a caregiver they know to a cup of coffee under their...
Living life to the fullest

Living life to the fullest

Despite suffering from a mild stroke and a slow recovery, Lam Soo Ying is enjoying each day as it comes.   Lam Soo Ying, 87, had a mild stroke when she was at home back in June 2021. A nurse for over 40 years, she thought her dizzy spells was just high blood...
Smoking & seniors

Smoking & seniors

Some seniors may have started smoking at a younger age and it can then be harder to kick the habit. They may even write off the fact that it is too late to quit to get any health benefit. But, it is never too late to quit. Ageless Online speaks to Dr Alvin Ng Choon...
Teeth grinding

Teeth grinding

Ever woken up with a headache? It could be that you are grinding your teeth at night. Find out more.   Have you ever woken up with a headache? It could be what is called bruxism where you are grinding your teeth at night. Ageless Online talks to Clinical...