Foodborne illness can affect anyone, especially children and people with weakened immune systems. Although common, it is highly preventable. Learn how to prevent them and when to see a doctor.
Dr Leong Hoe Nam, infectious disease specialist at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, answers questions you may have on the COVID-19 novel coronavirus.
Identify the signs of pneumonia so you know when to seek medical attention.
Tonsillitis is a painful inflammation of the tonsils. Read more to find out the symptoms, causes, and treatments available for the condition.
Over 450 million people worldwide have hearing loss, and almost 35 million of these are children.
What is listeria and how do you know if you are at risk of these foodborne bacteria?
Measles is a highly infectious disease that is usually seen in children, but can affect adults too. What are some common myths surrounding it?
Should you worry about tapeworms in yusheng? Dr Leong Hoe Nam talks about the small probability of a parasitic infection in Singapore, and simple ways to stay safe.
Do you know what germs are lurking in your home, and are you doing enough to protect yourself from contamination?
We often read or hear about the spread of dengue fever in Singapore. But just how well do we understand the viral disease?
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