We interview Dr Lim Siew Kuan, a general surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, to understand what to expect before going for a breast biopsy procedure.
Learn how mammography works to detect breast cancer at an early stage, and why regular screening is so important.
Is your mother neglecting her own health as she ages? What can we do to care for our mothers’ well-being?
True or false? We break down 8 common myths surrounding women’s health.
Less than 10% of breast cancers are due to genetic predisposition. Dr Tan Yah Yuen explains how doctors calculate your risk of breast cancer, and what preventive options you have based on your risk.
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.
Being told that something suspicious was found in your mammogram can be scary. We guide you on what to expect on your follow-up tests.
To ease your fears, we give you the rundown on what to expect at a mammogram and tips on how you can get through it comfortably.
For women who have lost their breasts to cancer, reconstruction may help restore confidence and emotional well-being. Dr Felicia Tan talks to us about breast reconstruction surgery.
Still hesitating to go for that life-saving mammogram? Conquer your hurdles by remembering these truths.
Dr Wee Siew Bock, breast surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, address your questions and concerns about breast conserving surgery (lumpectomy).
Dr Tan Yah Yuen, breast surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospitals, answers the questions you may have about mastectomies.
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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.