This Stay-Home Covid Period Can Actually Improve Your Mental Health

Let’s face it: Times are tough. COVID-19 is wreaking havoc around the world, costing humanity hundreds of thousands of lives (so far), quarantining entire populations of people, and transforming otherwise humming communities into ghost towns. But even in times of crisis, there usually some semblance of a silver lining—even with the COVID-19 pandemic. While it may be […]

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Can Ibuprofen Really Reduce Your Period Flow?

From the webpages of  NSAIDs such as ibuprofen might be able to do more than just relieve cramps during your period. Photo: 123rf.com (Also read: Heavy Period? Bad Cramps? When to Call Your Gynaecologist) If you’ve ever crowdsourced period advice online (who hasn’t?), you’ve probably seen the viral tweet that claims ibuprofen can reduce menstrual flow. After Twitter user @girlziplocked said […]

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Why You Should Always Wash New Clothes Before Wearing Them (This Applies to Activewear, btw)

<!– –><!– –>Why You Should Always Wash New Clothes Before Wearing Them (This Applies to Activewear, btw) | Shape Singapore Loading posts… Back to top This site uses cookies to help us serve you better. By continuing to explore our site, you accept our use of cookies.I Accept

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Wash your hands AND your fruit: How to shop safely in the time of COVID-19.

Research has shown, though, that porous surfaces are much less likely to hold viable amounts of the virus: “On fibrous and absorbent surfaces such as cardboard, paper, fabric and hessian, it becomes inactive more quickly,” Assoc. Prof. Mackay and Dr Arden explained. How can I minimise risk while at the supermarket? Major supermarkets have dedicated […]

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