We often read or hear about the spread of dengue fever in Singapore. But just how well do we understand the viral disease?
Whether you’re heading for a summer vacation or going to see the northern lights in Iceland, here are 13 dreadful travel diseases and what you should know about them.
Dr Leonard Ang, ophthalmologist, guides you on the causes of pink eye (conjunctivitis) and what to do when it occurs.
Most parents recognise the symptoms of HFMD but not all are well-equipped to deal with it. Dr Leong Hoe Nam answers common questions on HFMD.
Back to school often means your child is bound to catch something. Specialists explain 5 common illnesses in schoolchildren and how to avoid them.
Holidays are great, but only if no one has to be stuck in bed nursing an ailment! Here are some useful tips from doctors on common illnesses contracted during the holiday season.
Advances in medicine now allow HIV patients to have healthy kids without infecting their spouse or child. Dr Leong Hoe Nam sheds light on hopeful advancements in the treatment of HIV.
An infectious disease specialist and an obstetrics & gynaecology specialist talks about the Zika virus and its effects on pregnant women.
Tuberculosis, also known as TB, is an infectious disease that can be fatal if left untreated. Understand its dangers and how to treat it.
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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.