Health

How well do you know your heart?

Philips has launched a heart health quiz to help people recognise risk factors and early symptoms of heart disease.

 

Latest treatment for prostate cancer

This non-invasive targeted therapy treatment will allow cancer patients to have less impotence and reduced urine incontinence.

 

8 symptoms of osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis and often occurs in the knee joint and particularly with increasing age.

 

Get protected against measles

This highly contagious disease can lead to health complications and even death in adults.

 

Free eye screenings and talks

Singapore National Eye Centre marks 20th National Eye Care Day.

 

Supporting men’s health

November is dedicated to the Movember global movement, which puts the spotlight on prostate cancer, mental health and suicide prevention.

 

Get challenged

New for this years’ National Steps Challenge is the Silver Challenge, which promotes healthy ageing among seniors.

 

Emerging trends in probiotics & collagen

The two-day Vitafoods Asia 2019 saw latest global nutraceutical developments happening in Asia.

 

A fracture every three seconds worldwide

Older adults are encouraged to be aware of osteoporosis risk factors and to consult doctors if at risk.

 

Improving fitness with BICEPS

With physical exercise, seniors get additional benefits including improvements in muscle strength, gait speed, balance and confidence.