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.
Dr Lisa Wong, gynaecologist, explains how minimally invasive surgery improves treatment of gynaecological cancers.
Prostate cancer is widespread but can be kept at bay through early screening and treatment. Dr Gerald Tan, urologist, explains how.
As we celebrate our country this National Day, let’s not forget to celebrate the great strides we’ve made in healthcare!
Dr Dennis Chua talks about the thyroid and the common conditions associated with it.
Dr Stanley Chia, cardiologist, explains the effects of smoking and drinking on our health.
Dr Dean Koh, colorectal surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, talks about the advancements in the surgical treatment of colorectal cancer.
Dr Ooi Boon Swee, colorectal surgeon, explains the benefits of minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery for colorectal diseases.
Dr Dennis Koh, general surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, explains the importance of screening in preventing colorectal cancer.
A colonoscopy every 10 years can help to prevent colon cancer. Learn about procedure, how you can prepare for it, the risks involved, and who should go for one.
Dr Fong Kah Leng, obstetrician and gynaecologist, talks about the relationship between HPV and cervical cancer, and why the HPV vaccine can help protect you.
Ovarian cancer has been dubbed a silent killer as it often presents at a late stage, resulting in low survival rates. Dr Elisa Koh explains the current statistics and treatment methods for ovarian cancer.
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Dr Henry Cheng, an obstetrics and gynaecology specialist, talks about the Zika virus and its effects on expecting mothers.