Michelle L.
Michelle Liew is an English teacher and a professional writer with over 20 years of experience. She earned a Bachelor of Arts (English and Literature) from the National Institute of Education/Nanyang Technological University of Singapore. With an ABRSM Grade 8 certificate, Michelle has taught English language, literature, and music in Singapore schools for over 12 years. During her career as an educator, she has also worked with children with special needs in both mainstream schools and those for special learners. This vast teaching experience allows her to share valuable advice on parenting, child psychology, and education with her readers. Michelle has been published on websites like The Mighty and HubPages and runs two personal blogs: Getting Literal, where she shares her thoughts about writing and poetry, and Pets Aware, a blog about animals. She has a broad range of interests that include literature, history, philosophy, human relationships, health, and psychology. When Michelle is not busy writing her heart out, you will find her tinkering jazz tunes on her piano. She loves anything that helps her to grow as a person, including her pet terriers, Misty and Cloudy. Feel free to follow Michelle on Facebook and Linkedin.

Women in China Rarely Get Breast Cancer and Here Is Why

The thought of breast cancer is scary and troubles women worldwide. What may cause you to raise your eyebrows is that women in Asian countries such as China have lower incidences of the illness. Dietary preferences may explain this phenomenon. What is breast cancer? Simply put,  mammary cancer happens when cells in the breast turn rogue. They grow fast, forming tumors which a…

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15 Alarming Things Your Eyes Are Trying to Tell You about Your Health

Your eyes are the windows to your soul and your health too. Their shape and color can reveal if you have life-altering conditions. There are many ways you can keep them in a good form. If your eyes start to look out of the ordinary, it is a sign that you need medical attention. Watch out for these red flags. 1. Bug Eyes…

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20 Warning Signs of High Blood Sugar and What to Do to Bring It Down

Hyperglycemia, or high blood sugar, is a condition that is becoming prevalent among the young and old. Society has become affluent, so people prefer expensive, sugary desserts. So the fact that there are more people with the signs of high blood sugar than before is not surprising. If diabetes and hyperglycemia run in your family, take some time to understand its causes and…

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