What is Metabolic Syndrome?

It is a cluster of conditions, increased blood pressure, high blood sugar, excess body fat around the waist, and abnormal cholesterol or triglyceride levels. These occur together, causing an increase in your risk of heart disease, stroke and diabetes.

Read More

Is Type 2 Diabetes Reversible?

Type 2 diabetes is a serious, long-term medical condition. It mostly develops in adults but is becoming more common in children as obesity rates rise across all age groups. Several factors contribute to this . Being obese or overweight is the biggest risk factor.

Read More

Care & Treatment for Colorectal Cancer

While neither the rarest nor the least understood cancer, colorectal cancer lacks the public recognition and understanding when compared with lung cancer, prostate cancer, leukaemia or breast cancer. This lack of understanding means that many patients worry that they’ve been given an unavoidably fatal diagnosis when...

Read More

Debunking Common Myths About Cancer

Often when patients present for a cancer screening with their medical professionals, they will come with a number of misconceptions and myths about cancer. These misconceptions are common because of a number of reasons, including how dramatic an impact cancer has on people’s lives,...

Read More

Do We Really Need a Gallbladder?

Do We Really Need a Gallbladder? Many patients, when the idea of gallbladder removal – also referred to as a cholecystectomy – is presented to them, are reticent at the idea of having an organ removed. Cholecystectomy is used as a treatment for a...

Read More

Cancer Screenings You Should Get

The Importance of Cancer Screening For The Right Cancers The key to successful treatment and maximum life-expectancy is getting early cancer screenings, but with more than 100 different types of cancer, the question is which are the ones it is most useful to screen...

Read More

Is weight loss surgery suitable for you?

Is Weight Loss Surgery The Right Choice For You? With obesity rates rising in Singapore and around the world, an increasing number of people are turning to weight loss (bariatric) surgery to help them control their weight gain and manage complications from obesity. However,...

Read More


Detecting cancer before the symptoms become distinguishable is what the cancer screening is having as its sole goal. Blood tests, urine tests and other tests, or even medical imaging are what this cancer screening might include. The advances of screening when it comes to...

Read More