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Can Collagen Supplements Help Repair Cartilage?

Collagen has a key function in the structure of cartilage. Does taking collagen supplements help to replenish cartilage loss? We ask Dr. Kau Chung Yuan, Orthopedic Surgeon, to tell us more.
  • 15 Aug 2022
  • 2 mins
Health

Can Smart Wearables Detect Heart Conditions Such As Atrial Fibrillation (AF)?

Our cardiologist Dr. Kelvin Wong talks about the medical use of wearables for arrhythmia detection and discusses if they will take over conventional screening tools used in clinics.
  • 12 Aug 2022
  • 3 mins
Lifestyle

Getting Back To Do What I Love

Painful and stiff shoulders in your later years do not have to hold you back from keeping fit and pursuing activities you enjoy. That was a priority for Madam Sakina Hoosenally, in her 70s, when she considered treatment options for her shoulder arthritis. She shared with us about her experience of living with shoulder arthritis and why she decided to go ahead with the surgery.
  • 12 Aug 2022
  • 4 mins
Health

Helping Your Child Cope With Stress During COVID-19 Pandemic

In this article, Senior Clinical Psychologist Ms. Siew Choo Ting tells us why some children experience stress during the COVID-19 pandemic and how to help them cope with it.
  • 19 Jul 2022
  • 3 mins
Health

Tips on Managing Stress

In this article, Dr. Victor Kwok, Senior Consultant Psychiatrist, shares useful tips on managing stress.
  • 19 Jul 2022
  • 3 mins
Health

Accidental Stool Leak is Common in Pregnant and Postpartum Women

Dr. Frances Lim, colon and rectal surgeon, explains fecal incontinence, a common and embarrassing condition troubling mothers.
  • 18 Jul 2022
  • 3 mins
Medicine

Novel Antibody-Based Approaches for Cancer Therapy

We speak to medical oncologist Dr. Hsieh Wen-Son about new antibody-based approaches for cancer therapy today and what makes them highly potent in treating cancer.
  • 18 Jul 2022
  • 3 mins
Health

Trying Acupuncture for Pain Relief

We asked Dr. Wilson Tay, our Pain Specialist, and Anesthesiologist, to tell us more about acupuncture as an alternative therapy for pain management.
  • 15 Jul 2022
  • 3 mins