Alzheimer’s disease is a growing cause for concern for Singaporeans. In this article, find out what it actually is and how you can treat it.
While keeping active is healthy, Dr Andrew Dutton cautions against overdoing it and explains how to deal with exercise-related overuse injuries.
As we age, our risk of cancer and other chronic diseases increase. Regular health screening helps pick up early signs of disease and can potentially save our lives.
Dr Leon Foo, orthopaedic surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, shares 3 common chronic pains that may affect you in your golden years and how you can manage them.
More and more people are starting to develop dementia earlier in life. Doing these 5 things may help reduce your risk of dementia.
Minimally invasive surgery can improve treatment and recovery time for patients with damaged heart valves.
Silent heart attacks are more common than we think, and they can happen without the victim realising it. Cardiologist Dr Leslie Tay talks about the subtle signs you should watch out for.
Dr Ho Kok Sun, general surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, talks about preventing and treating colorectal cancer.
According to the WHO, pneumonia is the single largest infectious cause of death in children worldwide. Dr Philip Eng shares 5 things you might not know about it.
Memory loss may be a normal part of ageing, but it may also be caused by dementia or treatable brain conditions. Getting the right diagnosis and care is important.
It is now possible to customise hearing aids and adapt them to an individual’s hearing loss, age, lifestyle, expectations and preferences.
Heart attack symptoms might not show up until it’s too late, so make sure that you look for the signs of a heart attack to prepare yourself against them.
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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.
Is there ‘gender equality’ in heart attacks? The short answer is no. Here’s what you need to know about the gender differences in heart attack risk and symptoms.