You don’t need me to tell you that diabetes is a serious issue amongst Singaporeans – and it worries me (and obviously our Prime Minister who’s called it a “health crisis”) that our rates are second only to the US. We know most women tend to focus on caring for others before themselves, so, we took it as our responsibility to take care of you with this month’s health focus on diabetes. What causes it, what are the symptoms, how can you prevent it, and if you do have it, how do you live with it… the November issue will get you informed now. And eating healthily, to help you and the family fend off the disease, doesn’t mean having to settle for bland, boring food. We’ve got delicious, nutritious, low GI recipes everyone will love.
You’ll also love the insider tips for easy, yet stylish, entertaining. Content Writer Elizabeth Liew picked the creative brain of interiors stylist Hong Henwood, for “Tropical Paradise”and we’ve discovered that it’s actually quite simple to transform a table to wow guests. It’s amazing how leaves and flowers can do wonders in elevating the decor.
And of course, you’ll want to look your best for the upcoming year-end celebrations and we’ve got a 30-day skin plan to get you ready. Turn to page 40 to start prepping now! Plus you’ll want to take out your dancing shoes once you slip on the gorgeous ballet-inspired outfits from our beautiful fashion spread. All in the November issue out now!
– Editor-in-Chief Barbara Koh