Less than 10% of breast cancers are due to genetic predisposition. Dr Tan Yah Yuen explains how doctors calculate your risk of breast cancer, and what preventive options you have based on your risk.
Dr Lisa Wong, gynaecologist, explains how minimally invasive surgery improves treatment of gynaecological cancers.
Dr Fong Kah Leng, obstetrician and gynaecologist, talks about the relationship between HPV and cervical cancer, and why the HPV vaccine can help protect you.
Ovarian cancer has been dubbed a silent killer as it often presents at a late stage, resulting in low survival rates. Dr Elisa Koh explains the current statistics and treatment methods for ovarian cancer.
Being told that something suspicious was found in your mammogram can be scary. We guide you on what to expect on your follow-up tests.
To ease your fears, we give you the rundown on what to expect at a mammogram and tips on how you can get through it comfortably.
If you are a woman of childbearing age who's battling cancer, know your options. Dr Ann Tan explains fertility preservation in cancer patients.
Dr Lim Hwee Yong, senior consultant oncologist at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, sheds light on the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer.
For women who have lost their breasts to cancer, reconstruction may help restore confidence and emotional well-being. Dr Felicia Tan talks to us about breast reconstruction surgery.
Still hesitating to go for that life-saving mammogram? Conquer your hurdles by remembering these truths.
Dr Wee Siew Bock, breast surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, address your questions and concerns about breast conserving surgery (lumpectomy).
Dr Tan Yah Yuen, breast surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospitals, answers the questions you may have about mastectomies.
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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.
Tiny everyday habits can be damaging to your spine. Here are 4 things you might be doing wrong, and what you should do to protect your back instead.