Medisave Account funds are not just for paying medical bills, but can be used for medical insurance and other policies to meet healthcare needs. The system has multiple tiers of protection to ensure that no Singaporean is denied access...
Dr Tira Tan, Registrar, Department of Medical Oncology, National Cancer Centre Singapore (NCCS), said that nutritional status is associated with how well the elderly cope with cancer treatment. The malnourished tend to suffer more...
Studies elsewhere have shown that patients on insulin pump treatment can achieve better diabetes control and reduce the incidence of hypoglycaemia, a condition where the blood sugar levels are abnormally low, Dr Bee said.
Eye disorders among the elderly are a major health concern, as this could affect their ability to enjoy life to their fullest in their later years. The main eye problems that pose the greatest threat... Read our Doctor Q&A now >>
Low back pain is one of the most common pain disorders today. It is a chronic condition characterized by a persistent dull or sharp pain per the lower back. It afflicts 80% of the adult population... Read our Doctor Q&A now >>
Hypertension ( high blood pressure) usually causes no symptoms, but often leads to the damage of various body organs in the long-term. It is for this reason that high blood pressure or hypertension... Read our Doctor Q&A now >>
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