Health

Loan library for those with low vision

SNEC patients can try the various assistive technology devices before purchasing the right one for their needs.

Colorectal cancer diagnoses dropped over 40 percent during COVID-19 pandemic

Experts find this fall a consequence of the suspension of screening programmes and postponement of non-urgent colonoscopy investigation.

What is a cochlear implant?

If you have severe to profound sensorineural hearing loss and have tried conventional hearing aids with little success, this may be an option.

No more hearing struggles

A retiree shares her journey towards getting a cochlear implant.

Singapore Heart Foundation introduces Down with Hypertension Programme

It hopes to tackle blood pressure management in the community with a strong focus on the impact of salt on blood pressure.

Let’s be honest

‘Honest cookies’ to be distributed islandwide to encourage honest conversations about mental health.

National Stadium lights up

The Singapore Sports Hub raises awareness for the dementia community.

Booster shots to start soon for seniors

With over 80 percent of the population fully vaccinated as at end-August, the conversation is now on the booster shots.

Chiropractic care & its benefits

Enjoy your golden years with a little bit of help.

Health screening centre and dental clinic opens in Orchard

Healthway Medical increases access to affordable services at central locations.

Alzheimer’s Disease Association becomes Dementia Singapore

The organisation will expand its focus from Alzheimer’s disease to other dementia-related conditions and will launch four dementia initiatives.

Tooth truths

Some of those who do not visit the dentist regularly are also embarrassed about their dental health.

Singaporeans aged 40 to 65 are optimistic about ageing, according to a study

Respondents in this age group want to live their later years with energy and zest.

Ng Teng Fong General Hospital pilots non-invasive ventilation remote monitoring system

The novel approach allows patients to be monitored in general wards so the ICU can continue serving the severely-ill.

Is going plant-based a healthier option?

Be mindful to read the food labels.