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Battling baby blues: When do parents need professional help?

For new parents, particularly breastfeeding mums, the days and nights can become one incoherent blur. Why does postnatal depression happen? Might ...

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You know the headlines. Now take a deeper dive into the Heart of the Matter with CNA each week as we talk to newsmakers, experts and contributors to CNA’s Commentary section, who give us their take on the some of the most talked about news developments every Thursday.  

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38:47minutes

Battling baby blues: When do parents need professional help?

For new parents, particularly breastfeeding mums, the days and nights can become one incoherent blur. Why does postnatal depression happen? Might ...
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26:11minutes

Realities of divorce: Why some couples want to attribute blame while others want to move on

The Ministry of Social and Family Development has floated “an amicable divorce option” for public consultation. Couples can jointly file for a ...
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28:37minutes

Hawker food was never meant for delivery apps: Makansutra's KF Seetoh and Hawkers United's Melvin Chew

Since COVID-19 hit, the people who fed a nation for decades have seen their fortunes tumble. In a world dominated with food apps, online delivery ...
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30:35minutes

People behind hotlines: Dealing with the silent mental health pandemic

During the circuit breaker last year, calls to mental healthcare hotlines shot up - Singaporeans were stressed, anxious, lonely and struggling.
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27:23minutes

What is a viable business model for the news industry in Singapore?

For decades, the news industry had a watertight business model until the Internet and social media swept advertising and other revenue streams away.
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28:56minutes

Taxi drivers: Are their best days behind them?

First it was the rise of ride-hailing. Then came COVID-19, wiping out tourists and reducing passenger numbers. How have taxi drivers survived the ...
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26:55minutes

COVID-19 variants: Will they mean new waves of infections in Singapore?

Singapore is back to tighter restrictions after the biggest rise in community cases in nine months. Lin Suling talks to Duke-NUS professors David ...
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34:30minutes

Singapore residential property market: Are cooling measures due soon after year of rising prices?

Record prices have been set in the private residential market and HDB prices have been rising steadily over the past year. What’s behind these ...
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31:06minutes

Pictures on illicit chat groups: How do innocent victims end up as fodder?

Primary school girls posing with their friends, intimate pictures leaked by ex-lovers and even innocent personal Instagram videos. Thousands of ...
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34:44minutes

DPM Heng Swee Keat bows out: What happened and how PAP’s leadership transition can get back on track

The 4G leaders called DPM Heng’s decision to step aside a setback to succession planning. What’s behind the decision? What implications does this ...