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Coronary Artery Disease Treatment: Meds, Angioplasty or Bypass?  
Coronary Artery Disease Treatment: Meds, Angioplasty or Bypass?

Many people find out they have coronary artery disease (CAD) when they experience chest pain called angina or have a heart attack. There are three treatment options for CAD: medical treatment, coronary angioplasty and coronary artery...

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How to Manage Chronic Post-Surgical Pain  
How to Manage Chronic Post-Surgical Pain

The lump, tumour or diseased part of the organ is long gone, but pain still persists three to six months after surgery and sometimes, even after a year. Chronic post-surgical pain is not uncommon. Knowing the causes of pain is important in getting the right...

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Dysphagia (Difficulty Swallowing): Tips for Seniors and Their Caregivers  
Dysphagia (Difficulty Swallowing): Tips for Seniors and Their Caregivers

Frequent coughing when eating or drinking is not normal, and could indicate dysphagia, a medical term for swallowing difficulties. Such difficulty swallowing may lead to chest infection, dehydration or malnutrition, which are potentially fatal conditions...

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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
  Arthritis is a painful disease that requires long-term care. Living with arthritis can throw up a multitude...
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  Singapore General Hospital
Tel: (65) 6222 3322
 
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Tel:(65) 6225 5554
 
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Tel: (65) 6436 8000
 
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Tel: (65) 6436 7800
 
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Tel: (65) 6227 7255
 
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Tel: (65) 6324 8910
 
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