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Treatment plus a dose of fighting spirit

Written by: Dr Ang Peng Tiam
27 February, 2014

It was one of those rare days when my daughter happened to drop by at the clinic on her way...

The limits of reason

30 January, 2014

It is always a nerve-wrecking time for patients when they come for their annual full evaluation. Some patients tell me...

Shooting in the dark

26 December, 2013

Last Christmas was a time of great mystery for a young Chinese man from Jakarta. For several months, this 33-year...

About Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPNs)

9 December, 2013

Myeloproliferative Neoplasms (MPNs) were previously known as Myeloproliferative Disorders (MPDs). They are a group of clonal stem cell disorders that...

Same treatment, Different Outcomes

31 October, 2013

As is often the case with patients that are very sick, the family came first without the patient as he...

ASK OUR EXPERT: Breast Reconstruction: Is it for You?

24 October, 2013

Once you are told that you need surgery for breast cancer, you may be faced with the choices of removing...

Uncover the Truths to Hawker Eating

26 September, 2013

Dr Lee Kuo Ann talks about how he ended up as a specialist in the field of radiation oncology, and...

Challenging Cancer Patients

26 September, 2013

Cancer makes a dramatic and life-changing impact on patients’ live, but treating cancer, for me, on most days, is a...

Herbal Therapy

29 August, 2013

I thought long and hard before writing this column – I am going to give my views about Traditional Chinese...