Trinh Thi Tuyet Suong was treated successfully for breast cancer 18 years ago, but 15 years later, she discovered that its shadow remained Taking a shower one day, Ms Trinh Thi Tuyet Suong, 46, discovered a lump on her left breast. As a pharmacist and owner of one of the largest medical supplies stores in [...]
Which Polytechnic should I choose? What course of study should I take? Which of my friends will act up today and make all of us laugh? These sound like the mundane thoughts of an ordinary Singaporean youth. If you call Do Thi Thanh Tam, 21, an ordinary Singaporean girl, she would be very pleased. She [...]
Against the odds, an undergraduate wins the battle against chemo-resistant cancer
Miss Maryam Ali Masaad Husain is a walking miracle. When the Bahrain University undergraduate first came to Singapore in October last year, things looked very bleak. The 20-year-old had a form of lymphoma that was resistant to normal chemotherapy and Singapore was her final hope.