If you tripped on a pavement or pulled something during a workout, you might be tempted to brush it off as a mild injury. Here’s why you shouldn’t ignore that ache and what you should do instead.
If someone is choking on food, do you start hitting their back or attempt to help them cough it out? Here’s what you should do instead.
Cartilage damage is a common problem in many joints especially the knee. Dr Tan Chyn Hong explains the treatments available to repair or regenerate damaged cartilage.
Dr Suresh Nathan, orthopaedic surgeon, explains what avascular necrosis of the hip is, what causes it and how to treat it.
Here is a quick look at the facts and statistics on common sports injuries.
It may be tempting to push on and ignore that ache, but any form of pain should not be taken lightly. Here's how 10 injuries you sustain now can have a long-term effect on your life.
Learn how long it would take before you can return to your usual activity after an injury, and how you can speed up the healing process.
Heading off on holiday? Whether you plan to lie on the beach or explore a new city, prepare for any eventuality with our packing list.
The harm you may have caused to your body won’t always be visible from the outside – but ignoring that niggling pain could worsen the damage. Dr Andrew Dutton explains why.
Is your chest pain a heart problem? Find out what is causing your chest pain, and how to tell when it's serious.
Some injuries are immediately evident, while others creep up slowly and progressively get worse. Here are some subtle signs you should not ignore.
Osteoporosis is a silent disease. By taking preventive measures and going for early screening, you can manage your osteoporosis risk before it is too late.
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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.
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