Minimally invasive heart surgery has multiple advantages for patients. With an Impella heart pump, even high-risk patients with very weak hearts can now benefit from such treatments with improved safety.
With COVID-19 testing the new normal, here’s how parents can make taking an ART test more pleasant for their little ones.
Your child will have flat feet as a toddler but as they grow, their feet should develop a normal arch. If this doesn’t happen, what should you do?
Symptoms like shortness of breath, palpitations and fatigue could point towards mitral valve regurgitation. MitraClip can be performed to treat this condition without the need for open-heart surgery.
Gout is a form of arthritis that affects around 1% of the population and 6 times more men than women.
At the moment, there are two main types of COVID-19 tests commonly used to detect infections – diagnostic tests and antibody test.
Haemorrhoids, otherwise known as piles, can cause pain around the anus. In some cases, it can even cause discharge or bleeding. Should you be concerned and will surgery be required?
A hernia happens when an internal organ in your body pushes through a hole or tear in your abdominal wall, often causing no symptoms except for a bulge.
ParkwayHealth Laboratory conducts diagnostic tests, also known as molecular PCR tests, using the Cobas 6800 System. Find out how Covid-19 testing is done and what makes it accurate.
Long-term instability of the ankle can lead to bothersome symptoms and impair your quality of life. Find out when surgery is needed to treat this condition.
Your heart rhythm is usually determined by coordinated electrical activation, but when electrical signals that coordinate that rhythm are not working correctly, your heartbeat can take on an irregular/abnormal pattern.
Spinal arthritis is a common cause of lower back pain, especially in the elderly. Familiarise yourself with the signs and symptoms of the condition to better recognise it.
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