High Blood Pressure: Symptoms, Causes, Prevention, and Monitoring

High blood pressure is one of the most common conditions among Singaporeans which is 1 in 4 people aged 30 – 69 has it. This condition can cause many dangerous health problems such as heart disease, heart attack, stroke, and most people don’t know they have it until it becomes severe. Let find out and …

Cancer: Symptoms, Causes, Stages and Prevention

Cancer is one of the leading causes of death in the world. In this article, we will look at how the disease develops, and the useful tips to lower the chance of getting this dangerous disease. What is cancer? Cancer is a disease in which the body’s cells grow out of the control. Trillions of …

Prostate Cancer: Symptoms, Causes & Prevention

Prostate cancer is one of the most common types of cancer in Singapore men. There has been increasing incidence over the last few decades. Let’s learn more about this cancer. What is Prostate Cancer? Prostate cancer is a type of cancer that develops in a man’s prostate which is a walnut-sized gland located just below …

Lung Cancer in Nonsmokers: Causes, Symptoms & Prevention

Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer deaths worldwide. It is commonly associated with smoking. If you’ve never smoked a cigarette before, you might believe you’re safe from getting lung cancer. But, according to some statistics, you’d be wrong. The rate of nonsmokers get this cancer are steadily increasing, especially Asian women What is …

Why Do Health Screening?

What is health screening? Health screening is the medical test conducted by a professional team of specialists, nurses, pharmacists, and medical laboratory technicians to check and detect the pervasiveness of diseases in our human body. It is an effective method of identifying conditions that may develop into the disease at some point in the future, …