Glaucoma and Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) are two common eye diseases that can result in blindness. Here is a closer look look at both conditions.
Patients who suffer acute blurring of vision or suddenly cannot see should seek help immediately, either with an ophthalmologist or GP/optometrist.
In the US and Europe, cardiovascular disease (heart attack and stroke combined) is the leading cause of death. In Singapore, it is the second leading.
A stroke is an attack on the brain that causes cells there to die, resulting in brain damage. A stroke is an emergency and needs to be treated immediately.
A brief overview of the dangers of osteoporosis, particularly about fragility fractures.
After days of nail-biting, the dreaded diagnosis is out: it’s cancer, your doctor says. As you struggle to digest this life-changing news, he is already telling you about the expensive or newer experimental treatment he has in mind. You quietly ask yourself: Should I seek a second opinion?
Making decisions based on fake medical news can harm your health. Recognise falsehoods with pro tips from Singapore’s Director of Medical Services Kenneth Mak.
Misinformation about Covid-19 can cost lives. Get your facts straight about Covid-19 infection.
Do you have qualms about Covid-19 vaccine safety and efficacy? This article dispels the most common myths about Covid-19 vaccines in detail.
Even though coconut juice is touted to have many benefits, pregnant mothers should drink it in moderation as it is high in sugar.