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by jnageb18
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Latest News & Current Affairs
Topic: Maid caught on video adding special ingredient on the bread.
Replies: 11
Views: 4953

Re: Maid caught on video adding special ingredient on the bread.

Persian wrote:beware of the person who arrange food for you. whether its maid, waiters or cook.
yup... don't mess with people who handle your food
by jnageb18
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:13 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Good Coffee in Singapore?
Replies: 95
Views: 41736

Re: Good Coffee in Singapore?

I've been to Jewel, its a chain, there are a few around and those I been to are good.

Chye Seng Huat hardware looks pretty cool! will love to visit soon
by jnageb18
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Vitamin C tablets - can it supplement the real thing?
Replies: 22
Views: 10951

Re: Vitamin C tablets - can it supplement the real thing?

Evangline.s wrote:Careful not to overdose. Our body can only absorb so much in one day, so eating more pills than recommended won't do anything
yup thats right. A vit C pill usually contains 500 or 1000 mg. overdose is estimated to be around 2000 mg
by jnageb18
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Slimming Coffee
Replies: 30
Views: 38462

Re: Slimming Coffee

bernardkcho wrote:eat right and exercise that the best way to slim down... cut down on your supper especially... i find Yoga is one of the least impact exercise and it helps.
yup eating right and exercising well... there arent really any short cuts in my opinion
by jnageb18
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Slimming Coffee
Replies: 30
Views: 38462

Re: Slimming Coffee

missyqiqi wrote: for me i prefer pour over because it is easier haha! less need to use so many equipment.
i don't really know how to do french press
I read this article on french press vs pour coffee...
think it may help you mate!
by jnageb18
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Injecting vitamin C
Replies: 15
Views: 5193

Re: Injecting vitamin C

is there a difference in effect on our bodies from consuming natural vs artificially made supplements?
by jnageb18
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Slimming Coffee
Replies: 30
Views: 38462

Re: Slimming Coffee

I'm not sure if slimming coffee can do the trick but from what I heard, sliming product like tea or coffee they only help you to drain the water in your body. So, this should not be the best way to slim down. i like all sorts of natural normal coffee. without sugar nor milk, i am pretty sure coffee...
by jnageb18
Mon, 30 Jul 2018 5:59 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Drinking water in Singapore ? Water filters
Replies: 15
Views: 5234

Re: Drinking water in Singapore ? Water filters

yep yep water from the tap is safe to drink. in fact the public utilities board actually discourages using filtration devices http://www.ifaq.gov.sg/pub/mobile/index.aspx#Detaildoc/34004 but when Im outside in public places, I wouldnt be so inclined to drink from taps considering the cleanliness of...
by jnageb18
Mon, 30 Jul 2018 5:20 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Hospital Bacteria
Replies: 10
Views: 3185

Re: Hospital Bacteria

because of the large number of patients in hospital, there are really lots of bugs and superbugs. if u visit hospital, WASH YOUR HANDS frequently. as an ex-nurse, i can't stop exclaiming how important it is to wash your hands frequently. And door handles = tons of bacteria. always wash your hand af...
by jnageb18
Mon, 30 Jul 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Drinking water in Singapore ? Water filters
Replies: 15
Views: 5234

Re: Drinking water in Singapore ? Water filters

yep yep water from the tap is safe to drink. in fact the public utilities board actually discourages using filtration devices http://www.ifaq.gov.sg/pub/mobile/index.aspx#Detaildoc/34004 but when Im outside in public places, I wouldnt be so inclined to drink from taps considering the cleanliness of ...
by jnageb18
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 4:39 pm
Forum: Pediatrician, Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
Topic: Just landed and 34 weeks pregnant!
Replies: 23
Views: 4034

Re: Just landed and 34 weeks pregnant!

take care Aussiemumma... and congrats on your new child!
by jnageb18
Fri, 27 Jul 2018 4:37 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Why do Singaporeans hate me?!?
Replies: 35
Views: 9013

Re: Why do Singaporeans hate me?!?

Someone please help me understand this. I have been in SG for 4 days. I am American, bi-racial (1/2 black, 1/2 white) 6 feet 2 inches tall and have straight hair. I dress nicely, speak respectfully, lower my head when I pass people and am always polite. I occasionally wear earrings and have a sligh...
by jnageb18
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 6:04 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Street trees disappearing
Replies: 26
Views: 4144

Re: Street trees disappearing

roaches.. the most durable creatures on planet earth...
by jnageb18
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: Beauty, Health & Fitness
Topic: Slimming Coffee
Replies: 30
Views: 38462

Re: Slimming Coffee

not so sure if it really helps you to slim down but I have read that caffeine boosts metabolism which contributes to how your body processes calories
https://www.healthline.com/nutrition/co ... m#section5

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