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Aphasia Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment  
Aphasia Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment

A person with aphasia may experience difficulties with speaking, understanding, reading and/or writing. Aphasia is often caused by stroke but any disease or damage to the brain parts that control language can give rise to aphasia. This includes traumatic...

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Diabetes and Your Feet  
Diabetes and Your Feet

As a podiatrist (foot specialist), I work on a daily basis with diabetic patients dealing with foot problems. Some of these are severe problems such as diabetic foot ulcer and pre- and post-amputation conditions. The good news is that these issues can be prevented. It requires good self-management...

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Is Your Heart Murmur Harmless?  
Is Your Heart Murmur Harmless?

A normal heartbeat has two sounds. A heart murmur is the extra rasping, humming or whooshing sound that can be heard in-between. It must be investigated to be sure it's "innocent", meaning harmless. As opposed to an innocent heart murmur, an abnormal heart murmur may point to a serious...

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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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