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Understanding stroke

Q. I have several questions about stroke – what are the main risk factors? What are the common signs of stroke? How common is a stroke? Why is it important to call 995 for an ambulance?


Series of stroke awareness talks

The Stroke Services Improvement is holding 13 stroke awareness talks at various locations.


Second S3 centre opens at Jurong Point

To help with the increasing cases of stroke and to help provide long-term care for stroke survivors, S3 has opened its second centre.


On the road to recovery

The first dedicated wellness centre helps stroke survivors after their rehabilitation or discharge so they can lead normal and as full lives as possible.


Robotic glove helps patients to restore hand movements

An improvement from the conventional robotic hand rehabilitation devices, which are heavy and uncomfortable.


For better … or worse

Marriage is not just about the good times, it is also about the times in need when the other half’s health is affected. For 74-year-old Saek Choong, he had to suddenly take on the caregiving role for his wife.