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Up Close & Personal with Dr Colin Phipps Diong

Contributed by: Dr Colin Phipps Diong
16 March, 2018

Dr Colin Phipps Diong talks about how he ended up as a specialist in the field of haematology, and what...

The Benefits of Exercise for Cancer Patients

7 February, 2018

Exercise not only improves cancer treatment and recovery, but also helps prevent the disease, says Dr Tan Wu Meng. Some...

World Cancer Day: Victory Over Cancer

7 February, 2018

The battle against cancer needs everyone. You, too, can join the fight by taking charge of your own health: All...

Returning to a Normal Life After Cancer Treatment

7 February, 2018

For many cancer patients, finishing the treatment marks the beginning of a new phase in life. Dr Tan Wu Meng...

Myths About Carcinogens & Cancer-Causing Foods

Contributed by: Dr Patricia Kho
7 February, 2018

Dr Patricia Kho corrects some myths about carcinogens and which foods can cause cancer. Carcinogens are substances or compounds that...

Cancer Basics – Clearing Up Confusion & Misunderstanding

Contributed by: Dr Foo Kian Fong
7 February, 2018

Cancer is one of the top killers in the world, but still widely misunderstood. Dr Foo Kian Fong explains the...

Targeted Therapy and Immunotherapy for Lung Cancer

Contributed by: Dr Lim Hong Liang
11 January, 2018

New treatments for lung cancer such as targeted therapy and now, immunotherapy, have increased survival rates. In the past, doctors...

Personalised Treatment for Cancer

Contributed by: Dr Khoo Kei Siong
11 January, 2018

In the future, cancer patients are likely to get increasingly personalised treatment because oncologists now understand the biology of cancer...

6 Foods to Boost Your Immune System Naturally

Contributed by: Chloe Ong Siew Men
11 January, 2018

Foods such as yogurt, berries, oats and whole grain products can help to boost your immune system naturally. Senior Dietitian...