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HSA warns against consuming 3 'health' products from Malaysia after 4 people are hospitalised
 

HSA warns against consuming 3 'health' products from Malaysia after 4 people are hospitalised

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Four Singaporeans who consumed three 'health' products - Snake Powder Capsules, JC Gold and Tu Cho Pan Chi Pian - have been hospitalised for serious chronic conditions. The Health Sciences Authority warned the public about the products that are readily available in Malaysia.
 
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4 Sep 2016 - General
 
Humans have this habit of trying things without seeking professional advice just because they hear positive feedback from their friends and family. I think we should all take note and make an effort to clarify the content with the proper channels before consuming a product. It is our body that we have to take care of and we need to pay extra attention on details such as content, approval logo by your health authorities in your respective countries, and reviews from others. Like for these 3 produ...
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A lot of over the counter health products are not entirely safe for the general public to take. There is no strict regulation to regulate the production and sale of the over the counter health products. The 3 products mentioned in the article, Snake Powder Capsules, JC Gold and Tu Cho Pan Chi Pian are just a small examples of a lot of other potential harming over the counter health products. As it mentions, a lot those product contains steroid (ie dexamethasone), that can cause people to fe...
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