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Diabetes Management

To prevent heart disease (and other complications) from arising, it is important for diabetics to manage their sugar levels well. A good diabetes management plan looks at controlling your blood ...
Melanoma

Melanoma is an aggressive form of skin cancer that can invade nearby tissue and spread to other parts of the body. It develops in the cells that produce melanin – the ...
Appendicitis Symptoms

Although most people think of pain from appendicitis as occurring in the lower right side of the abdomen, the pain from appendicitis usually starts from the umbilicus or even above ...
Gynaecology
Acne Treatment

The best approach to acne treatment is a holistic one, which seeks to diagnose and treat the underlying condition, prevent further outbreaks, and remove or reduce the appearance of scars ...
Piles

Piles can be caused by ageing, pregnancy, squatting, constipation or even just sitting on the toilet bowl for extended periods.
Athlete’s Heart

The term “Athlete’s Heart” is used to describe the changes that occur in the heart in order to adapt to the increased demands of training. This process of adaptation ...
Ear and Nose Throat Center
Loss of Voice

The most common cause of hoarseness is voice misuse and abuse. This arises from prolonged talking, shouting, inadequate hydration, insufficient voice rest and persistent coughing.
Squamous cell carcinoma (SSC)

Squamous cell carcinoma (SSC) is usually found in the lining of the mouth, tongue, pharynx, larynx and hypopharynx.
Endoscopic sinus surgery

Endoscopic sinus surgery uses an endoscope inserted through the nasal passages, without any surface incision, to operate on a wide variety of different pathology and diseases in the nasal passages ...
Ruth Kam Heart & Arrhythmia Clinic
Colonoscopy Pros & Cons

Side effects from a colonoscopy are rare. The most serious complication that can occur is colonic perforation, but the risk is less than 1 in 1,000, or 0.1%.
Diabetes

Diabetes is more than having too much sugar in the blood or urine. It is a metabolic disease that causes a wide range of inflammatory conditions.
Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC)

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) is the eighth most common cancer among Singaporean males and affects predominantly Chinese men between the ages of 35 and 55.
Suffering from Acne Problem
Sinusitis

Sinuses are air cavities in the bony walls surrounding the nasal passages. Sinuses are drained and ventilated by small openings called ostia. Infection to these sinuses usually occurs with any ...
Appendicitis Diagnosis & Treatment

The standard treatment for appendicitis is removal of the appendix. This procedure is called an appendicectomy. There are a few ways to do this.
Skin Cancer Examination

While it is common to have new moles when you are in your 20s and 30s, moles that start appearing in those who are in their 50s onwards should be ...
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