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Greatest blessing to be featured in Zhao Bao once again. PanAsia Surgery Breast Surgeon, Dr Jendana Chanyaputhipong discuss about the latest freezing treatment for early-stage breast cancer. Find out how this treatment works, the procedure, the side effects and the suitable patient for this treatment. Click to read more

However in China, the COVID-19 virus death toll has passed 2,100 with over 74,000 people infected in China. Many countries around the Asia region continue to impose a travel ban, or compulsory leave of absence from workplaces for inbound travellers from China. This has impacted tourism and travel-related business outcomes throughout the region. WHO chief…

Having practised as a dietitian for about four years, Mr. Caleb Mok has observed people going to great lengths around January and February every year for the sake of their appearance. “With all the festive occasions, people tend to feel pressure to maintain their regular weight while attending all the social activities,” he says. “I…

1. What is metabolic surgery? How do I know if I have metabolic syndrome? Metabolic surgery refers to surgical procedures used in the treatment of metabolic diseases, especially, type 2 diabetes. Metabolic syndrome is a cluster of disorders of metabolism that tend to occur together, and is caused by obesity, physical inactivity, increasing age and…

Prostate cancer is the third most common cancer affecting men in Singapore. The majority of men with prostate cancer do not have urinary problems or pain. They are diagnosed through an abnormal result in the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) blood test and a subsequent prostate biopsy that shows cancer cells. Fortunately, most patients with prostate cancer…

Abdominal bloating, visible distension of your tummy, chronic diarrhoea, excessive gas, flatulence and abdominal cramps and discomfort are all very common symptoms that anyone can have from time to time, and are usually due to overeating or consumption of unhealthy foods. If these symptoms are frequent or disturbing, you may even have seen your doctor…