World Diabetes Day falls on November 14 each year. In conjunction, our contributing writer, who is also a pharmacist, provides 10 practical tips on managing diabetes.
A paediatrician provides updates about the hand, foot and mouth disease outbreak and advises on how we can help to slow its spread.
Nasopharyngeal cancer is sometimes known at the Cantonese cancer because it affects a high number of people who originate from the southern Chinese area of Guangdong, formerly known as Canton.
HealthToday talks with a plastic surgeon about one of the most popular aesthetic procedures in Asia: double eyelid surgery.
Dato’ Paduka Dr Balwant Singh Gendeh talks about vertigo, conditions it is associated with and their treatments.
We all lose hair. On average, we lose about 100 hairs a day and that’s perfectly normal. But what happens when your locks start to thin and they don’t seem to be growing back?
We have seen how mutations in the gene can give rise to inheritable disorders. Now, let’s take a look at how genetic screening can help detect such disorders and prepare parents-to-be deal with any u...
We take a look at some of the common genetic and chromosomal disorders in our country today. And yes, they are two very different things. Read on to find out how.
Migraine or headache? How can you tell the difference?
Just when you thought flu-proofing your home was enough to keep you and your family safe, think again. There’s another flu hotspot – and it’s none other than the family car!
It is time to shed that belief that arthritis, especially osteoarthritis, is an “old people’s disease”. It affects people as young as 40. An orthopaedic surgeon offers more insight into this joint-...
Keep calm, it will pass. [Read More]
Here are some answers to commonly asked questions about the vaccine. [Read More]
Let’s take a closer look at how you can protect yourself and your loved ones from Japanese encephalitis. [Read More]
Asia is famous for its friendly multicultural people, delicious cuisines, magnificent architecture and more. On a darker note, there is also Japanese encephalitis – a uniquely Asian disease. [Read More]
Pampering your brain is as important as taking care of the rest of you. [Read More]
A new treatment option can treat chronic hepatitis B in just 48 weeks. [Read More]
Dr. Kim Wong, a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist talks about vaginitis. [Read More]
HealthToday puts a face to the disease which has ravaged the lives of thousands upon thousands of children and broken the hearts of their loved ones. [Read More]
Just when you thought flu-proofing your home was enough to keep you and your family safe, think again. There’s another flu hotspot – and it’s none other than the family car! [Read More]
HealthToday chats with an eye specialist on the condition known as ‘lazy eye’. [Read More]
Mosquitoes are mostly feared because they spread dengue fever and malaria. But did you know they also spread a host of other diseases like Japanese Encephalitis? [Read More]
The female code, that is. HealthToday sets the record straight on some of the popular myths surrounding our lady parts. [Read More]
Given the threat of dengue, don’t feel bad about killing as many eggs and baby mosquitoes as you can find. [Read More]
The deadly threat of dengue doesn’t just lie in a single attack. A subsequent attack can happen, possibly deadlier than the one before. [Read More]
Registered Chiropractor Dr Rita Wong tells us why spinal health matters. [Read More]
Are there moments when you feel that, perhaps, some of the things said by the anti-vaccination people (or anti-vaxxers) make sense? We pose some of the most popular anti-vaxxer beliefs to a vaccine ad... [Read More]
can get itchy down there! [Read More]
Can tocotrienol provide relief for patients with rheumatoid arthritis? [Read More]
It is not something we like to talk about, but it’s something we should discuss. The smell from down below can sometimes be a sign that there is a problem you should look into. [Read More]
We have already heard about how tocotrienols can boost our immune and nervous systems. What about cancer, then? We talk to a researcher who is actively involved in studying the potential anti-cancer b... [Read More]
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