Any heart surgery comes with risks, thus the transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI) to improve the treatment of deadly heart diseases has been a welcomed effort.
We have been told one too many times that being overweight or obese is bad, but did you know the extent of damage obesity has on your health?
Your heart rate could give you helpful information about your current health and clue you in on potential health problems.
If you’re looking to lose weight and keep fit, you might have heard of the fat burning zone theory. But what is the assumption behind this theory, and is it valid?
As we celebrate our country this National Day, let’s not forget to celebrate the great strides we’ve made in healthcare!
Your morning cup does way more than boost your energy. Dr Ooi Yau Wei talks about how caffeine affects your health.
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.
Silent heart attacks are more common than we think, and they can happen without the victim realising it. Cardiologist Dr Leslie Tay talks about the subtle signs you should watch out for.
This Father's Day, celebrate dad by giving him the gift of health.
9 healthy activities that you can do as a family to strengthen family ties, kill boredom and improve your overall health at the same time.
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.
Dr Stanley Chia, cardiologist, explains the effects of smoking and drinking on our health.
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Many women accept period cramps as part and parcel of being a woman, not realising that it may be a sign of an underlying problem. Dr Cynthia Kew explains.
Dr Leong Hoe Nam, an infectious disease specialist at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, provides the answers to important questions about the Zika virus.
Dr Henry Cheng, an obstetrics and gynaecology specialist, talks about the Zika virus and its effects on expecting mothers.