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PCC’s Palliative Care Service: 10th Anniversary

2 January, 2019

Dr Kok Jaan Yang, Senior Consultant in Palliative Medicine at Parkway Cancer Centre, talks about the 10th anniversary of PCC’s...

Lung Cancer: Deadly But Largely Preventable

13 November, 2018

Lung cancer is one of the most deadly cancers with very low survival rates globally, but at the same time...

Having Babies After Cancer Treatment

13 November, 2018

Most high-risk cancers recur within the first three years, so it would be advisable to wait a year or two...

Building Better Mental Health After Cancer Treatment

13 November, 2018

The healing of the mind is as important as the healing of the body after cancer treatment. CanHOPE counsellor Jaime...

6 Common Types of Blood Tests (e.g. Cancer Blood Test) Explained

13 November, 2018

Blood tests are one of the most common medical procedures that you may undergo. There are many different types of...

Breast Cancer Screening: Why Bother?

8 October, 2018

Breast cancer is the no. 1 cancer among women in the world. In Singapore, 2,000 women are diagnosed with breast...

New Developments in Blood Cancer Treatment (2018)

8 October, 2018

At a Continuing Medical Education (CME) talk, oncologists provided updates on the diagnosis and treatment of different kinds of leukaemia...

Genetic Profiling Gives More Cancer Treatment Options

8 October, 2018

The ability to profile cancers (Next-Generation Sequencing) and a growing understanding of how these mutations relate to cancer allow doctors...

Up Close & Personal with Dr Richard Quek

8 October, 2018

A desire to cure people and understand more about cancers led Dr Richard Quek from Parkway Cancer Centre to focus...