Coughing and vomiting blood are 2 different symptoms with different causes. Find out how expelled blood may look like, what it means and when to see a doctor.
Have you ever felt that you cannot breathe in enough air? Dr Chew Huck Chin explains dyspnoea, the sensation of having shortness of breath, and why you should not ignore it.
Dr Samuel Yeak, ENT specialist at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, tells us everything we need to know about allergic rhinitis.
Someone around you starts wheezing and coughing vigorously. What should you do?
Allergies are at best annoying, and at worst life-threatening. Here’s how to identify an allergy when you have one, and what to do when an allergy acts up.
Asthma attacks are essentially signs that your asthma is not well controlled. Here are 7 steps you can take to keep asthma attacks at bay.
According to the WHO, pneumonia is the single largest infectious cause of death in children worldwide. Dr Philip Eng shares 5 things you might not know about it.
Dr Ong Kian Chung, respiratory specialist, explains the health effects of haze and how you should protect yourself.
Asthma is a chronic illness affecting hundreds of millions of people worldwide. It's important to know how to recognise an asthma attack and when to go to A&E.
Upper respiratory tract infections are extremely common and can be concerning. Find out when an URTI becomes an emergency.
Your tonsils are your body's first line of defence against respiratory illness. However, if you suffer from tonsillitis, it might be time for a tonsillectomy.
Do you know the difference between a cold and a sinus infection? They may share some symptoms but are the results of very different causes. Here's what to look out for.
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What happens when you walk into our 24-hour A&E clinic? In this video, we break down the steps in a typical patient’s journey to the accident and emergency department at our hospitals.
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.