While many find relief in non-surgical options, surgery may be necessary if other methods are ineffective.
High heels may look good but did you know they could also permanently damage your health?
Do you experience pain after standing or sitting, or numbness on one side of your body? Be careful, it might be a slipped disc.
Dr Mashfiqul Siddiqui, orthopaedic surgeon, shares everything you need to know about back pain.
Back pain is often caused by pressure on the nerves in the spine. Dr Mashfiqul explains its causes and possible treatments.
If you tripped on a pavement or pulled something during a workout, you might be tempted to brush it off as a mild injury. Here’s why you shouldn’t ignore that ache and what you should do instead.
It can be worrying to find out you have a kidney cyst, especially as the condition does not always come with symptoms. Dr Tan Yau Min clarifies what you need to know.
The harm you may have caused to your body won’t always be visible from the outside – but ignoring that niggling pain could worsen the damage. Dr Andrew Dutton explains why.
Osteoporosis is a silent disease. By taking preventive measures and going for early screening, you can manage your osteoporosis risk before it is too late.
Dr Lim Mui Hong explains the statistics on sports injuries, the most common sports injuries and how best to minimise your risk.
As a sport, cycling is affordable, fun and an easy exercise to weave into your busy schedule. But before you hit Google Maps to plan for a ride around your neighbourhood, it is important to know your risks and take a few precautions.
Back injury, age and diseases can lead to severe back and leg pain. You may find relief in decompression laminectomy.
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What happens when you walk into our 24-hour A&E clinic? In this video, we break down the steps in a typical patient’s journey to the accident and emergency department at our hospitals.
Dr Paul Chiam, cardiologist at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, discusses the tests used to screen for heart disease.