It’s almost Chinese New Year! One of the most looking-forward festive time of the year for Chinese diaspora all around the world! It’s the time when friends and family reunite to wish each other good health, happiness and prosperity. These … Continue reading Chinese New Year Food – Making The Right Choice
Oats is one of the most common food that we hear about. There are so many types of oats and ways to prepare oats. Be it eaten as porridge, used in baking (oat cookies) or even as an additional ingredient … Continue reading All You Need to Know About the Different Types of Oats!
Easy meal prep is gaining popularity over the past year or so. With chronic diseases such as diabetes on the rise, efforts to promote healthy eating has stepped up and trending all over social media as well. Being based in … Continue reading Easy Meal Prep 101: The Fuss Free Guide To A Healthier Diet
Hmmm buttery goodness! I’ve got to admit it’s a weakness of mine, I really love the taste of butter! But I hardly ever buy it… this is one of the strategies I’ve set for myself, enjoy it once in a … Continue reading 16 Ideas for A Healthy Butter Substitute You Have to Try
Christmas is one of the most celebrated holiday around the world. Seeing the lights and decors being put up, carols echoing through the streets, and your calendar slowly filling up, you know that Christmas is around the corner! Food makes … Continue reading Healthy Holiday Eating Tips to Adopt This Christmas!
The Mind and Body It’s close to the end of 2017 – it’s a time when people review their goals and set new ones for 2018. Frequently, “having a healthy body” or “I want to be healthy” is a common … Continue reading Healthy Mind & Body: 5 Tips to Maintain a Healthy Mind
Gastric sleeve surgery is a popular and effective weight loss surgery. It’s quick, it produces excellent results, and it has been proven safe. In fact, gastric sleeve surgery is associated with a less than 1% complication rate in the first … Continue reading The Gastric Sleeve Diet: What to Eat Pre- and Post-Surgery
Mooncake Calories Do you know that 1 lotus seed paste mooncake calories content is MORE than that of 1 plate of char kway teow’s?!?! This small dessert packs a punch of calories. This infographic speaks volumes on mooncake calories in … Continue reading Mooncake Calories Are More Than Laksa Calories?!
Modern living and our changing lifestyles have led to a shift from cooking at home to eating out. According to the Singapore Food Forward 2014 report, 61% of respondents say they ate out more frequently in the past year as … Continue reading The Only Guide to Cooking at Home You’ll Ever Need
What is a Lancet? A lancet is a sharp instrument / needle used to prick yourself (usually in the finger) to draw a small sample of blood to measure blood glucose level. They are usually used by people with diabetes … Continue reading How to Deal with the Fear of Lancet Needles
An hour or so after lunch, you start to get a bit of a headache and are having a hard time concentrating. As someone with diabetes, you decide to check your blood sugar to see if it is out of … Continue reading How to Lower Blood Sugar Immediately Without Medication
Ever wonder how celebrities manage to perfect their svelte figures just in time for filming or right after a pregnancy? Chris Pratt, the star of Guardians of the Galaxy, lost 60 pounds to get in shape for the film with … Continue reading How Dietitians Helped Me Eat Healthier