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It All Started With Pain: Fibroids in the Uterus

Elsje, in her mid-50s started feeling pain arising from her right abdomen. The pain affected the surrounding areas unexpectedly at various intensity and frequency, during different times in the day. A check with her gastroenteritis doctor ruled out bowel related issues and she was advised to consult with her gynaecologist instead.
  • 23 Dec 2019
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Why is Prostate Health Important?

The prostate is a walnut-shaped male genital gland that many people may not know or care enough. However, the importance of good prostate health cannot be understated as it is essential for fertility, with ailments affecting up to fifty percent of all men aged above 50 years old.
  • 13 Dec 2019
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Debunking Prostate Cancer Myths

Prostate cancer is a disease in which cancer forms in the prostate, a gland located just below the bladder and in front of the rectum in males. In Singapore, prostate cancer is the third most common cancer among men after lung and colon cancer.
However there are still a lot of myths and misconceptions surrounding prostate cancer, including how it's detected and how it's managed and treated.
  • 11 Dec 2019