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Staying in the Game: Overcoming Shoulder and Elbow Setbacks for Active Individuals

The shoulder and elbow joints are crucial for many sports activities, allowing various motions and movements. The complex anatomy of our shoulders and elbows allows for impressive motion, but this intricate design also makes them susceptible to injury. Let us learn more about these common injuries, their causes, and the proper management, which is essential to maintain optimal performance and prevent long-term complications.
  • 03 Jun 2024
  • 5 mins
Lifestyle

Caring For Your Lungs: Tips to Quit Smoking

Quitting smoking is an important step you can take to improve your health, regardless of how old you are or how long you have smoked. We hear from respiratory specialist Dr. Alvin Ng on what makes cigarettes so addictive and what are some tips you can follow to quit smoking.
  • 31 May 2024
  • 3 mins
Lifestyle

A Journey of Hope: Treating Advanced Prostate Cancer with PSMA Therapy in Singapore

In search of advanced prostate cancer treatment, Mr. Eun's family found hope in Lutetium-177 Prostate-Specific Membrane Antigen therapy (Lu-177 PSMA Therapy) in Singapore after looking for options outside of Korea. Under the guidance of Dr. Andrew Tan, Head of Nuclear Medicine at Farrer Park Hospital, Mr. Eun embarked on his treatment journey.
  • 22 May 2024
  • 5 mins
Health

Understanding Testicular Cancer

Testicular cancer is one of the most prevalent forms of cancer diagnosed in young men, especially those between 20 to 40 years old. According to urologist Dr. Png Keng Siang, testicular cancer occurs in approximately 1 in 250 males and account for 1-2% of all cancers in men.
  • 10 May 2024
  • 3 mins
Lifestyle

Life After Cancer: Navigating Survivorship in the 21st Century

Cancer survivorship has become a critical part of oncological care in the last decade, with the role of an oncologist undergoing a significant transformation that extends far beyond the confines of diagnosis and treatment. Our oncologists Dr. David Tan and Dr. John Chia share more about their evolving role in survivorship that champions the cancer survivor’s journey well after the initial battle is won.
  • 22 Apr 2024
  • 5mins
Lifestyle

Navigating the Emotional Landscape of Dementia: Insights and Strategies for Compassionate Care

Dementia is a heartbreaking disease that affects millions of people worldwide. According to the World Health Organization, over 55 million people currently live with dementia, with nearly 10 million new cases every year. Caring for someone with dementia is challenging, but with the proper knowledge and strategies, it does not have to be a distressing process.
  • 18 Apr 2024
  • 3 mins
Health

Living With Asthma in a Post COVID-19 Era

Asthma is the most common chronic lung condition that occurs in people of all ages, and causes occasional breathing difficulties. Respiratory medicine specialist Dr Lim Hui Fang discusses ways asthma sufferers can better manage their condition in a post COVID-19 era.
  • 02 Apr 2024
  • 3mins
Lifestyle

5 Tips for a Healthier 2024

Many of us often go into the new year with renewed energy to tackle new goals and resolutions, especially in terms of our health. However, in time it often becomes a challenge to stay true to our fitness goals and not give up on them. Hence it is important to set simple, realistic and achievable goals.

Here are some simple goals you can try to achieve this year for a healthier you.
  • 21 Feb 2024
  • 3 mins