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Weight loss, Singapore (SG)

Summary

Weight loss, Singapore (SG) @singaporeweight_com: Medical slimming, weight/fat loss/management/reduction, diet program/medication clinic, Singapore

Description

Join our weight loss program to manage your obesity. For effective slimming and weight management. Choose our weight loss clinic. The weight management clinic with the program that is most likely able to help you achieve your goals.

Aesthetic services available:

Advertisement: Come to sunny Singapore to have your testing and treatment. Singapore Ministry of Health registered general practice (GP) clinic:
SHIM CLINIC
168 Bedok South Avenue 3 #01-473
Singapore 460168
Tel: (+65) 6446 7446
Fax: (+65) 6449 7446
24hr Answering Tel: (+65) 6333 5550
Web: Weight loss, Singapore (SG)
Opening Hours
Monday to Friday: 9 am to 3 pm, 7 pm to 11 pm
Saturday & Sunday: 7 pm to 11 pm
Public Holidays: Closed
Last registration: one hour before closing time.
Walk-in clinic. Appointments not required.
Bring NRIC, Work Pass or Passport for registration.

References


Latest News

Manipulation of key protein’s action in the brain holds potential for development of drugs to fight obesity and diabetes
Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:28:57 +0100 | UT Southwestern Medical Center News
A protein that controls when genes are switched on or off plays a key role in specific areas of the brain to regulate metabolism, UT Southwestern Medical Center researchers have found. (Source: UT Southwestern Medical Center News)

The Influences of Obesity and Age on Functional Performance During Intermittent Upper Extremity Tasks
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 20:35:18 +0100 | Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene
(Source: Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene)

Overweight and obese kids are in denial about their weight, CDC says
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 19:51:00 +0100 | Los Angeles Times - Science
New government data suggest a non-medical cause of America’s childhood obesity crisis: denial. (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)

Bones, breaks, and BMI
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 18:14:22 +0100 | The Journal of Pediatrics
It seems that just about any childhood travail is somehow linked to obesity. Some of these associations are consistently reproducible, and others are less so. One of the more interesting of these is the association between obesity and fracture risk. Studies of this association have been mixed in their results, and are confounded by things like activity levels, sports participation, etc. (Source: The Journal of Pediatrics)

Position of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics: Nutrition Guidance for Healthy Children Ages 2 to 11 Years
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 17:30:14 +0100 | Journal of the American Dietetic Association
Abstract: It is the position of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics that children ages 2 to 11 years should achieve optimal physical and cognitive development, maintain healthy weights, enjoy food, and reduce the risk of chronic disease through appropriate eating habits and participation in regular physical activity. Rapid increases in the prevalence of childhood obesity during the 1980s and 1990s focused attention on young children’s overconsumption of energy-dense, nutrient-poor foods and beverages and lack of physical activity. While recent data suggest a stabilization of obesity rates, several public health concerns remain. These include the most effective ways to promote healthy weights, the number of children living in food insecurity, the under-consumption of key nutrients, and...

Globe-Trotting Virus Hides Inside People's Gut Bacteria
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:32:14 +0100 | NPR Health and Science
Scientists have discovered what may be the most common virus in people worldwide. The tiny critter doesn't make us sick but may be involved in obesity and diabetes.» E-Mail This (Source: NPR Health and Science)

Language and Obesity: Putting the Person Before the DiseaseLanguage and Obesity: Putting the Person Before the Disease
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 15:15:43 +0100 | Medscape Today Headlines
The language that we use for individuals affected by obesity needs to consistently put people before their diseases. Medscape Public Health (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)

Prevalence and risk factors for allergic rhinitis in two resource‐limited settings in Peru with disparate degrees of urbanization
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 12:55:16 +0100 | Clinical and Experimental Allergy
Conclusion and Clinical RelevanceAllergic rhinitis was prevalent in both settings and important risk factors include elevated exhaled nitric oxide, allergic sensitization to common household aeroallergens, parental rhinitis, being overweight and high total serum IgE. When considering subject‐specific factors, the difference in prevalence between the urban and rural settings became non‐important.This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved. (Source: Clinical and Experimental Allergy)

Pre‐flight assessment in patients with obesity hypoventilation syndrome
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:10:28 +0100 | Respirology
ConclusionsOHS is a risk factor for severe hypoxaemia during air travel even if the ventilatory failure is well controlled. An HCT before air travel is advisable in all OHS patients. Those with positive HCT may use NIV or have oxygen on‐board as per BTS recommendation. (Source: Respirology)

The challenges of real-world implementation of web-based shared care software: the HopSCOTCH Shared-Care Obesity Trial in Children
Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:00:00 +0100 | BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making - Latest articles
Conclusions: