Growing older may come with a host of bone and joint health issues, such as osteoporosis and osteoarthritis, which can lead to falls among the elderly.
From speech impairments to difficulties with swallowing, here’s a closer look at how a speech therapist helps patients.
Alzheimer’s disease is a growing cause for concern for Singaporeans. In this article, find out what it actually is and how you can treat it.
While keeping active is healthy, Dr Andrew Dutton cautions against overdoing it and explains how to deal with exercise-related overuse injuries.
As we age, our risk of cancer and other chronic diseases increase. Regular health screening helps pick up early signs of disease and can potentially save our lives.
Learn more about preventing arthritis in your knees and how to manage the condition.
Learn more about the prevention and treatment of common health issues of Singaporean women over 40.
For osteoporosis patients, a minor fall or even mild stresses such as bending over can cause a fracture. Find out if you’re at risk and what to do if you suffer from osteoporosis.
Dr Leon Foo, orthopaedic surgeon at Mount Elizabeth Hospital, shares 3 common chronic pains that may affect you in your golden years and how you can manage them.
More and more people are starting to develop dementia earlier in life. Doing these 5 things may help reduce your risk of dementia.
Minimally invasive surgery can improve treatment and recovery time for patients with damaged heart valves.
Silent heart attacks are more common than we think, and they can happen without the victim realising it. Cardiologist Dr Leslie Tay talks about the subtle signs you should watch 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.