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A Pain in the Neck

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What is cervicogenic headache?

A Patient’s Story A 44-year-old woman, Mrs Chan always comes home from work with a headache, which usually starts around mid-afternoon. She is a secretary in a bank and works long hours in front of the computer. However, this headache[...]

Healer and Educator

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Dr Elisa Koh and her fight against gynaecological cancers

Oprah once said, “The real work of your life is to figure out your function – your part in the whole – as soon as possible, and then get about the business of fulfilling it as only you can.” Dr[...]

Is Your Child a Gamer?

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Four ways to protect your child from video game addictions

Whether it is on the MRT or during Chinese New Year visitations, one cannot help but encounter children, youth, and adults fiddling with their mobile devices. While some of them might be socialising electronically through the popular Facebook or WhatsApp[...]

Amid Hot Flushes

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Menopause and healthy sex life

Menopause occurs when the ovaries have no more eggs to ovulate and stop producing female sexual hormones. The woman is considered to have reached menopause when she does not get her period for more than a year. Typically, blood test[...]

Colorectal Cancer Screening

Why you need to do it now!

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the most common cancer in males and second to breast cancer in females in Singapore. However, when combined, it is undisputedly the most common cancer in the country. More worrying is the rising trend not just[...]

In Her Shoes

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Sofie Roberg skates her way to success (and right smack into our children’s hearts!)

Have you ever been asked the question ‘What are you passionate about?’ and suddenly found yourself groping for words? Well, you are not alone. Most of us spend a lifetime trying to figure out our true calling. Sadly, with our[...]

Your Child’s First Trip to the Dentist

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7 Tips to help children overcome their fear of dentists

For a child, a trip to the dentist can be overwhelming due to the different people, sounds and sights they may encounter. However, regular visits to the dentist are vital to ensure good oral health and to promote good oral[...]

Friends for Life

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Friends for Longevity

Good friends always stick by you through the thunderstorms and darkest nights, so says the above theme to American hit sitcom, Friends. But more than these, good friends may help you live longer, according to research by the Brigham Young[...]

Humour is Dangerous to Stress

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Manage chronic stress with humour – a smile, a giggle, a hearty laughter!

“Help, I’m sooo stressed out!” “Life is no fun anymore!” These phrases sound familiar to us, right? We all suffer from stress and know how it feels. It destroys our sense of happiness and aliveness and sets us up for[...]

Pregnancy Prevention

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The lowdown on the different birth control options available for you

For women in reproductive age group, every sexual intercourse can result in pregnancy. Contraceptive (or birth control) methods help to prevent unwanted pregnancies. The ideal contraceptive is one that is effective, safe with minimum side effects, reversible, cost effective, convenient[...]

Special School

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Guide in choosing schools for your child with special needs

Finding a school which helps mold your child into a happy, confident, innovative and well-rounded individual is any parent’s dream. Finding the “right” school is even more of a priority for parents of children with special needs. In their case,[...]

The Skin Expert

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Up close and personal with Aesthetic Physician Dr Eileen Lew

Successful, living a full life, and most of all, doing what makes her happy – Dr Eileen Lew is the embodiment of a modern woman. What’s more, with her perfect and glowing complexion, she’s a walking advertisement for her aesthetic[...]

Adult Acne

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Management and treatment options for acne and acne scars

Acne is a common dermatological problem that is easily correctable. Some only suffer for a short period while others have it for a much longer period. It usually starts during adolescence because of rising male sex hormone and results in[...]

Living with Dementia

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Caregiver’s guide to coping with dementia

Dementia is an illness that leads to the decline of the brain and one’s abilities in judgement, language and planning. In many cases, the person with dementia may also exhibit difficult behaviour. The illness is a significant challenge facing our[...]

Dipsomania

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The gravity of alcohol addiction

Alcohol is commonly consumed and seen as a harmless beverage in Singapore. According to the 2010 National Health Survey, of the adults aged 18 to 69, 54% are non-drinkers, and 91.3% do not binge drink. The Singapore Mental Health Study[...]

Beyond Milk Teeth

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5 Common dental problems in kids

In the 21st century, where people are getting more educated and conscious of their overall well-being, dental services are not only provided to adults but to a growing population of children as well. The early introduction of dentistry to young[...]

Dr John Yuen

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A well-loved urologist

Name: Dr John Yuen Senior Consultant, Department of Urology, Singapore General Hospital Specialisation: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia, Laparoscopic Surgery, Uro-oncology, Brachytherapy How long have you been in practice? Dr Yuen: I have been working in the Singapore General Hospital (SGH) since[...]

Anorexia and Bulimia

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Understanding eating disorders in teenagers

Did you know that eating disorders are becoming alarmingly more prevalent among our children? Children as young as nine years old are adopting dangerous eating habits commonly associated with eating disorders. Furthermore, according to the United States National Association of[...]

Male Menopause

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Answers to commonly asked questions about testosterone deficiency in ageing males

Testosterone is an important hormone produced by the testicles in men and the ovaries in women, although small amounts are also produced by the adrenal glands. In men, it is the chief sex hormone and is vital for normal development[...]

Bipolar Disorder

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How it can cost a man’s wedding dream

BIPOLAR DISORDER (which is also known as manic depression) is a biological illness and not a character weakness. This illness affects peoples’ mood and leads to feelings of extreme happiness, intense sadness or heightened irritability. In Physics, we learned about[...]

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