Colorectal cancer is the most prevalent cancer in Singapore, contributing to 1,200 deaths a year. Find out if you are at risk and what to do to manage it.
Learn about colorectal cancer and the different types of surgeries available.
Your food choices and level of physical activity are important factors for lowering your cancer risk.
Louis Yap, clinical dietitian at Parkway East Hospital, explains why we should remain aware of colon cancer, and how to reduce our risk.
Is your father going for regular health screening?
Is your mother neglecting her own health as she ages? What can we do to care for our mothers’ well-being?
Dr Mark Wong, general surgeon, explains the differences, symptoms and treatments for piles and colorectal cancer.
Colorectal cancer is mostly a very slow-growing disease and highly curable if caught early. Getting screened and catching polyps before they turn cancerous is a simple measure to take. We speak to Dr Mark Wong to get the facts.
Dr Dean Koh, colorectal surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, talks about the advancements in the surgical treatment of colorectal cancer.
Dr Ooi Boon Swee, colorectal surgeon, explains the benefits of minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery for colorectal diseases.
Dr Dennis Koh, general surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, explains the importance of screening in preventing colorectal cancer.
A colonoscopy every 10 years can help to prevent colon cancer. Learn about procedure, how you can prepare for it, the risks involved, and who should go for one.
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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.