Commentary: Smokers, you have a higher risk of COVID-19 infection

NEWCASTLE: If you’re a smoker, there’s really never been a better time to quit. Coronavirus affects your lungs, causing flu-like symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat and fatigue. In the most serious cases, sufferers struggle to breathe at...

Commentary: 5 tips to ace leading a team while working from home

SINGAPORE: The hashtag #WFH (“working from home”) has dominated social media posts, as Singapore’s “circuit breaker” measures kick in and non-essential workplaces shutter. It is difficult enough to lead teams in the middle of market conditions worsening faster than...

Commentary: Pharmacists can do more on frontlines of COVID-19 fight

LOS ANGELES, California: Italy’s death toll from the novel coronavirus climbed to one of the highest in the world, its doctors made a plea to other countries: Manage the pandemic in the community, not in hospitals and emergency rooms. When people with COVID-19 show up...