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.
We each drink around 1,000 litres of water every year (that’s a lot!). But do you know what your body actually does with all that liquid?
In honour of International Women’s Day in March, we’ve broken down 8 of the most common myths surrounding women’s health.
In many cases, minor ailments improve with treatment at home. Here are some tips to feel better, and advice on when you should see a doctor.
The number of people with IBD has risen sharply in Asia and Singapore over the past few decades. Learn about your options to manage and treat IBD.
Suffering from that familiar burning pain in your chest more than twice a week? Dr Poh Choo Hean explains what may be causing your pain.
Is your chest pain a heart problem? Find out what is causing your chest pain, and how to tell when it's serious.
Prostate cancer is widespread but can be kept at bay through early screening and treatment. Dr Gerald Tan, urologist, explains how.
The good news is that not all chest pain signals a heart problem. Dr Ooi Yau Wei explains the possible causes of chest pain and how to tell if the pain is heart-related.
If you’ve ever had an episode of food poisoning, you know how dreadful it can be. Know the top 5 bacteria responsible for causing it.
The painful symptoms of gallstones are very often mistaken as gastric pain. Dr Stephen Chang explains gallstone disease and its treatment options.
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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.
Tiny everyday habits can be damaging to your spine. Here are 4 things you might be doing wrong, and what you should do to protect your back instead.