How can you nip joint problems in the bud to avoid the need for major surgeries?
Sticks and stones may break your bones, but words will never hurt you! Here’s a guide on common scans doctors use to scope out your bone and joint health.
Dr Leon Foo, orthopaedic surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, shares 3 common chronic pains that may affect you in your golden years and how you can manage them.
It may be tempting to push on and ignore that ache, but any form of pain should not be taken lightly. Here's how 10 injuries you sustain now can have a long-term effect on your life.
The harm you may have caused to your body won’t always be visible from the outside – but ignoring that niggling pain could worsen the damage. Dr Andrew Dutton explains why.
If your knee pain won’t go away and is hindering you from going about your daily activities, you may be a candidate for MAKOplasty.
Like mother, like child. It is no news that your mum has played a huge role in shaping who you are – but when it comes to your health, don’t be too quick to blame her genes.
More young, active Singaporeans are suffering from osteoarthritis in their knees. Find out the different types of knee replacements that can help with your knee problems.
Many people may have heard of arthroscopy for their knee and hip injuries, but few actually know what arthroscopy means, and what it can do to help with your sports injuries.
Getting a new knee may have sounded like science fiction a few decades ago, but a total knee replacement is now a relatively common procedure.
Did you know that back pain could be an alarm bell for ankylosing spondylitis, an inflammatory disease that may lead to impaired mobility in the spine and other joints?
Dr Kannan Kaliyaperumal, orthopaedic surgeon, explains all you need to know about gout.
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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.