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The number of coronavirus cases outside China could jump tenfold every 19 days without ‘strong intervention,’ a study says

Researchers believe that "34 unobserved founder patients" with "mild symptoms" triggered the spread of COVID-19 outside mainland China.
Drinking electrolytes might not be as effective at rebalancing your sodium levels while undertaking extreme sporting events.

Electrolyte drinks and supplements aren’t doing as much good as you think after exercising, according to a study

New research by Stanford University suggests electrolyte drinks aren't enough to rebalance your sodium levels during an endurance event.
Fried and high sugar foods make up a large part of the western-style diet.

Following a western-style diet high in sugar, fat, and fried foods for as little as a week can lead to overeating and impaired brain function, study s...

"After a week on a western-style diet, palatable food such as snacks and chocolate becomes more desirable when you are full," said researchers.

The clitoris isn’t just for sexual pleasure, contrary to popular belief. It also may be crucial for reproduction.

While clitoral orgasms are an important part of pleasure in a sexual encounter, researchers found that the little organ is important for conception.

Age and education key factors that affect one’s sensitivity towards divisive social issues: IPS study

LGBT and racial-religious issues were the most likely to cause polarisation in society, and the views of Singaporeans differ by age and education.

Singapore is less prepared than Malaysia to deal with a pandemic, EIU report says

Singapore ranked 24th, six places behind Malaysia. 

Singapore has one of the 10 best retirement schemes globally, and is the best in Asia: Mercer

Singapore was also the only Asian country to receive a B grade.

E-commerce spend in SEA will grow from US$31 billion to US$120 billion by 2025: Facebook and Bain & Company study

By 2025, projected annual spend for online shopping in South-east Asia is expected to hit US$120 billion, Facebook and Bain & Company said.

New ride-hailing services have cut fares and boosted over half of drivers’ earnings: NUS study

The average daily ride-hailing fare has fallen by 11 per cent for commuters, while 55 per cent of drivers have reported an increase in earnings.