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Health 01 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

High rate of survival

Virologist Prof Datuk Dr Lam Sai Kit, whose team was credited with the discovery of the Nipah virus, allays public fears and misconceptions over the SARS virus. S.S. YOGA reports.

Lifestyle 01 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

High rate of survival

Virologist Prof Datuk Dr Lam Sai Kit, whose team was credited with the discovery of the Nipah virus, allays public fears and misconceptions over the SARS virus. S.S. YOGA reports.

AseanPlus News 30 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Singapore stays cautious

Singapore said yesterday it was too early to say its outbreak of the deadly SARS virus had peaked as hospitals nationwide turned away visitors to try to curb the disease.

AseanPlus News 28 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Markets to close for mass cleaning

B>SINGAPORE:/BSingapore will close dozens of food markets today for a mass cleaning to curb the spread of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS), as three new cases and a 19th death showed the virus spreading despite aggressive counter-measures.

Health 27 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Cutting SIDS risk

These days, most parents put infants to sleep on their backs, successfully cutting the death rate from sudden infant death syndrome by 44% since 1992. Now a study has found that even one lapse from this routine can increase a baby's risk of death.

Lifestyle 24 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Business from afar

Investors, especially those with factories in SARS-hit countries, have been resorting to creative ways to prevent the atypical pneumonia from affecting their activities, reports EVELYN IRITANI.

Letters 23 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Health staff deserve pat on the back

From PARAM, Ipoh. (via e-mail)

Nation 22 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

There’s no need to overreact

Comment by WONG SAI WAN

Health 20 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Keeping informed

Everything you wanted to know about SARS... well, almost everything.

Health 13 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Put on happiness

You don#8217;t have to be an extrovert to act like one, and the reward for those who make an attempt to be more talkative, bold or assertive is feeling happier.