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Cardiac Tests: Pros and Cons  
Cardiac Tests: Pros and Cons

Heart disease is the second most common cause of death and hospitalisation in Singapore. Between 1994 and 2012, specialist outpatient visits for cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery across Singapore’s public institutions rose from 74,000 to 271,000. At the National Heart Centre Singapore (NHCS)...

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TCM for Cancer Treatment: Is It 100 Percent Safe?  
TCM for Cancer Treatment: Is It 100 Percent Safe?

Potential drug and herb interactions may lead to negative or even dangerous effects. A popular misconception among cancer patients is that since Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is all-natural, it is perfectly safe and complements conventional...

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Lower Radiation in CT Brain Scans Safer for Patients  
Lower Radiation in CT Brain Scans Safer for Patients

Medical scans such as x-rays and computerised tomography (CT) scans, which are used for injury, illness or regular medical check-ups, bring with them exposure to radiation. Although the radiation dosage from these is minimal, there is a very small risk...

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  Age-related Eye Conditions (Cataract, Glaucoma, Diabetic Retinopathy)
  Your eyes become more susceptible to disease and damage with age...
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  Ovarian Cancer/Cervical Cancer
  Ovarian cancer and cervical cancer are among the top 10 most common cancers in females in Singapore...
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  Arthritis is a painful disease that requires long-term care. Living with arthritis can throw up a multitude...
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