Protection & Health

Sharp rise of breast and prostate cancers in Singapore

Sharp rise of breast and prostate cancers in Singapore

Aviva September 22, 2017 0

But better treatment regimes have raised survival rates significantly for breast cancer patients   Two cancers have been rising sharply in Singapore: breast cancer in women and prostate cancer in men. Over the past

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If Game of Thrones characters could have insurance…

If Game of Thrones characters could have insurance…

Aviva July 17, 2017 3

With all the unexpected deaths, blindness, loss of limbs, and general misfortune that seem to befall Game of Thrones (GoT) characters, we can’t help but think this is one lot that could benefit from

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Do you have enough coverage for women’s diseases?

Do you have enough coverage for women’s diseases?

Aviva June 30, 2017 0

There are certain illnesses or diseases that women of a certain age should take extra care to look out for. While there are many anti-aging beauty products saturating the market and hogging the consumer

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12 financial planning tips for the self-employed

12 financial planning tips for the self-employed

Aviva April 21, 2017 0

Freelancers work in an environment of almost constant uncertainty – not knowing where the next gig is coming from. That means it is important for these workers to put in place at least some

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MediShield Life and ElderShield – same same or different?

MediShield Life and ElderShield – same same or different?

Aviva March 22, 2017 0

So you’re probably aware that we have a national health insurance scheme called “MediShield Life”.  And you may also have heard of another national insurance scheme called “ElderShield” – especially if you’re over 40

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Good money habits for new year

Good money habits for new year

Aviva March 1, 2017 0

Now’s the best time to review your financial health and make some changes if necessary   The start of Chinese New Year is a good time as any to take a closer look at

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A toast to gastric health

A toast to gastric health

Aviva February 7, 2017 0

That post-drinks feeling in the pit of your stomach may point to more serious, long-term health issues   It’s a situation most of us are familiar with: After a long week at work, you

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Dealing with cancer

Dealing with cancer

Aviva January 13, 2017 0

Early detection and new treatments help improve cancer patients’ chances of recovery Cancer is one of the principal causes of death in Singapore. Ministry of Health statistics show, for instance, that in 2015, 29.7

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Don’t ignore post-jog pains

Don’t ignore post-jog pains

Aviva November 14, 2016 0

Ignoring post-jog pains may set you up for long-term health setbacks   Running is a good form of aerobic activity that increases your heart rate and makes you breathe harder. This helps increase your

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5 reasons why you lose your voice (and tips to get it back!)

5 reasons why you lose your voice (and tips to get it back!)

Aviva September 13, 2016 0

Have you ever lost your voice? Do you know what happens to your vocal cords? Our vocal cords are located within the Adam’s apple (thyroid cartilage) in the middle of our neck. Production of

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