What are the causes, symptoms and treatments of diarrhoea? We shed light on some possibilities, and when you should see a doctor.
In the spirit of Halloween and sugary treats, we look at how you can trick your brain into eating healthily to improve your gut health.
Appendicitis can strike at any age. Symptoms of appendicitis can mimic other health conditions, and it's always an emergency. Here are 8 signs of appendicitis you can look out for.
Did you know that pain in the lower region of your stomach may stem from your intestines, urinary system, or reproductive organs?
What are some common gastrointestinal problems and how can you identify them?
Dr Mark Wong, general surgeon, explains the differences, symptoms and treatments for piles and colorectal cancer.
Colorectal cancer is mostly a very slow-growing disease and highly curable if caught early. Getting screened and catching polyps before they turn cancerous is a simple measure to take. We speak to Dr Mark Wong to get the facts.
Stomach cancer is the 4th most common cancer worldwide. But what causes it? Dr Melvin Look explains the causes, risks and symptoms of stomach cancer.
Not having daily bowel movements doesn’t mean you have constipation, as patterns and habits vary from person to person. So how can you tell when you are constipated?
Irritable bowel syndrome is a pain in the gut (literally). But living with it doesn’t have to be. Read our guide to understand more about IBS, and how you can manage it for a happy and healthy life.
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.
If someone is choking on food, do you start hitting their back or attempt to help them cough it out? Here’s what you should do instead.
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What happens when you walk into our 24-hour A&E clinic? In this video, we break down the steps in a typical patient’s journey to the accident and emergency department at our hospitals.
Dr Paul Chiam, cardiologist at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, discusses the tests used to screen for heart disease.
Is there ‘gender equality’ in heart attacks? The short answer is no. Here’s what you need to know about the gender differences in heart attack risk and symptoms.