A colonoscopy might sound uncomfortable, but it’s a vital tool in the diagnosis and treatment of colon cancer.
Colon cancer affects almost 2 million people worldwide each year. Could your diet help you fight it?
Colorectal cancer numbers are far too high in Singapore. But why, and how can we reduce the occurrence of this cancer?
Colorectal cancer is the top cancer in Singapore, yet it is also one of the most preventable. Find out how colorectal cancer can be prevented and detected early via colonoscopy.
Your food choices and level of physical activity are important factors for lowering your cancer risk.
Dr Edwin Chng, general practitioner, tells us about 7 common chronic conditions and how to avoid them with regular screening.
Is your father going for regular health screening?
Is your mother neglecting her own health as she ages? What can we do to care for our mothers’ well-being?
Dr Mark Wong, general surgeon, explains the differences, symptoms and treatments for piles and colorectal cancer.
Colorectal cancer is mostly a very slow-growing disease and highly curable if caught early. Getting screened and catching polyps before they turn cancerous is a simple measure to take. We speak to Dr Mark Wong to get the facts.
Dr Dean Koh, colorectal surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Novena Hospital, talks about the advancements in the surgical treatment of colorectal cancer.
Dr Ooi Boon Swee, colorectal surgeon, explains the benefits of minimally invasive and robot-assisted surgery for colorectal diseases.
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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.