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Anxiety: Is it Normal and When Should I Seek Help?

Anxiety stems from the very primitive fight or flight reflexes the human body is built for in the face of danger. The condition usually goes away but can affect our lives if it persists. Psychiatrist Dr. Tan Hong Yee shares his insight and walks us through the condition in this article.
  • 30 Nov 2020
  • 4 mins read
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Monitoring Breast Health through Mammogram

Breast cancer is the leading cause of morbidity and mortality among women in Singapore. To counter this, early detection is key. Radiation oncologist Dr. Choo Bok Ai touches on the importance of mammogram in this article.
  • 27 Nov 2020
  • 3 mins read
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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