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Your Heart and Kidneys are Related

On the surface, it can be hard to see how heart diseases and kidney diseases are related. Learn more from our cardiologist Dr. Bernard Kwok and Renal Physician Dr. Loh Ping Tyug,about how the two major organs are interconnected.
  • 23 Oct 2020
  • 4 mins read
Health

Why Running Isn’t That Good for Humans

Many people pick up running to improve their health and physical wellbeing but it can lead to non-favorable outcomes and cause long-term injuries. Learn more from Dr. Chong Keen Wai how running can lead to adverse outcomes on our joints and bone health.
  • 21 Oct 2020
  • 3 mins read
Health

Breast Cancer in Young Women: Should I Care?

A 2015 report shows that 19% of breast cancers in Singapore occurred in women under 44. What would this mean for young women? Should they care? Find out more from Breast Surgeon Dr. Radhika as she talks all-things breast cancer in this article.
  • 16 Oct 2020
  • 4 mins read
Health

The Psychosocial and Non Modifiable Risks of Heart Disease

Dr. Bernard Kwok, our cardiologist, gives another perspective of CVD and how staying happy and positive could do wonders for the heart.
  • 30 Sep 2020
  • 3 mins read
Health

Ticking Time Bombs in the Head: Brain Aneurysms

Brain aneurysms are like ticking time bombs in our head. Learn more about their dangers and ways to treat them with lower risks from Interventional Radiologist, Dr. Manish Taneja.
  • 24 Sep 2020
  • 4 mins read
Health

Deadly Complication Behind Dengue Fever: Myocarditis

A small proportion of dengue fever patients can experience complications resulting in deaths. Myocarditis is one of them. Learn more from Dr. Eric Chong as he walks us through myocarditis, one of the deadliest complications behind dengue fever.
  • 03 Sep 2020
  • 4 mins
Health

When Your Heart Suddenly Stops Beating: Sudden Cardiac Arrest

Have you ever wondered why some young people who have led seemingly healthy lifestyles can just collapse in the midst of a workout? It is probably due to sudden cardiac arrest. Learn from our Senior Cardiology Consultant, Dr. Eric Chong, more about the condition and how it can be prevented.
  • 01 Sep 2020
  • 3 mins read
Medicine

Surgery without Knife: HIFU, A New Approach for Uterine Fibroids

HIFU offers patients the option to remove tumors in the uterus such as fibroids without having to go under the knife. Learn how the non-invasive procedure works from our Senior O&G Consultant, Dr. Peter Chew.
  • 31 Aug 2020
  • 3 mins read