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Meniscus Tears: Symptoms, Causes, and How to Prevent

The meniscus, a crescent-shaped cartilage in the knee joint, acts as a cushion and stabiliser, absorbing shock during activities like walking and running.
Sudden Death Syndrome

There have been cases reported of healthy young athletes suffering cardiac arrest in the middle of a game or practice. This is likely to have been caused by unrecognised congenital ...
Types of Scars

Acne scars, pigmented scars on the legs, surgical scars and keloids are the most common types of scars.
Gynaecology
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 ...
Signs You Might Have Plantar Fasciitis and What to Do Next

Plantar fasciitis is a common foot condition that causes pain and discomfort in the heel and bottom of the foot.
Acne

Acne is a skin condition that can begin when oil and dead skin cells clog up the pores.
Ear and Nose Throat Center
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 ...
Angioplasty Suitability

Angioplasty is an invasive procedure and there are possible complications, although these are relatively infrequent. The risk depends on many individual factors which will be discussed with your cardiologist before ...
Chemotherapy and Side Effects

Chemotherapy involves destroying cancer cells by keeping the cells from further multiplying. Unfortunately, in the process of undergoing chemotherapy, healthy cells can also be affected, especially those that naturally should ...
Ruth Kam Heart & Arrhythmia Clinic
Piles

Piles can be caused by ageing, pregnancy, squatting, constipation or even just sitting on the toilet bowl for extended periods.
A Closer Look at Double Eyelid Surgery: Understanding the Basics

Double eyelid surgery, also known as Asian blepharoplasty, is a cosmetic surgical procedure that involves creating a crease or fold in the upper eyelid, resulting in the appearance of a "...
Haemorrhoids

Haemorrhoids, also known as piles, are symptomatic arteriovenous vessels in the anus and lower rectum. They can be classified into two categories: internal and external.
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Robotic Thyroidectomy

When Ms Tan (not her real name), a 36-year old administrative assistant, was diagnosed with a thyroid nodule(a fleshy lump) last year, the conventional option then was open surgery ...
Coronary Heart Disease

Coronary heart disease can cause chest discomfort (angina), and lead to irregular heartbeat (arrhythmia) or cause a heart attack.
Appendicitis

Appendicitis is believed to be due to blockage of the lumen of the appendix, usually by a lump of hard stools. The mucus produced by the lining of the appendix ...
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