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Dr Yesheen Singh

Food & nutrition
December 15, 2014

Is your child malnourished?

Malnutrition is one of the top 5 causes of disease and illness amongst kids around the world – and only those living in areas where food is scarce. When people think about malnutrition they most often imagine a starving child. And yes, while starvation is still a serious problem in many parts of the world, the problem of malnutrition does not stop there. (more…)
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Food & nutrition
October 11, 2014

Is junk food bad for your health?

It's amazing that this is still a question and not a fact! No one questions whether drinking excessive amounts of alcohol is bad for you, or if smoking is bad for you. The relationship between junk food and disease is as strong, if not stronger, as these examples – yet we still find it freely available in stores and advertised to our kids. Here’s a question for you: Do you eat junk food? If you said yes, then you’re in for a shock. Here are a few reasons why you should stop. (more…)
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