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Pneumonia Can Be Life-Threatening for Children and Elderly
     
 
Dementia Linked to Depression?  
Dementia Linked to Depression?

When Mr Lim, a retiree, forgot how to use the TV remote control and what he had for lunch, his family thought, “Oh, he’s getting old.” But soon, his memory started getting hazier. He forgot his grandchildren’s names, and later his children’s, although he could recollect childhood memories...

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Sundown Syndrome in Alzheimer’s Patients  
Sundown Syndrome in Alzheimer’s Patients

Some patients of Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia may experience greater confusion or agitation daily, once night falls. This phenomenon, affecting about 20 per cent of Alzheimer’s and dementia patients, is called sundowning...

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Good Emotional Health Can Improve Survival Rate of Elderly Cancer Patients  
Good Emotional Health Can Improve Survival Rate of Elderly Cancer Patients

NCCS study shows that elderly cancer patients in good mental and emotional health are likely to have a better chance of recovery than those who are not...

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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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