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Unsightly and prone to recurrence, white spots are a fungal infection that you don’t want to have. Learn how to treat it here.
Genital warts may appear as painless, flat warts, or a painful cauliflower-like cluster of warts. Whatever it is, you don’t want it.
Although not prevalent in Singapore, it’s still a good idea to learn about how to protect yourself from Yellow Fever.
A balanced diet and healthy lifestyle are key to preventing liver cirrhosis. Protect yourself before it’s too late!
Learn to identify the symptoms of dengue fever so that you can seek early medical attention for this deadly disease.
Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a metabolic disease characterized by elevated blood glucose due to impaired insulin secretion or action.
Ugh. PMS symptoms bothering you? Don’t suffer unnecessarily! Find out what you can do to manage the symptoms.
Smoking is linked to 1 in 10 adult deaths worldwide. Learn about the impacts of smoking on health.
No gluten for you! People with celiac disease should avoid gluten for the sake of their intestines. Read more here.
Making more trips to the toilet than you’d like? Find out how to treat your nasty diarrhoea with these tips!
Poor blood circulation commonly leads to the formation of spider veins. Learn about how to get rid of them here.
A cataract is a clouding of the lens in the eye that affects vision. Learn about what contributes to their development and how you can manage them here.
Motion sickness is a common condition for some people particularly when they travel, be it by car, train, airplanes or boats.
Iodine is an essential trace mineral that is required to generate thyroid hormones in the body. These hormonescontrols many important bodily functions, including metabolism regulation, the health of bones and the heart.
Malaria is caused by a parasite that is transmitted to humans via the bites of infected Anopheles mosquitoes.
Boron is trace mineral that is thought to affect the metabolism of other minerals in the body such as magnesium and phosphorus.
HPV, which can cause cancer or genital warts, is common in men and women. Fortunately, it’s easy to protect yourself!
Find out why it’s a good idea to protect yourself against these viruses.
Suffering from a Urinary Tract Infection? Find out how to ease the pain and prevent future infections with these tips.
Experiencing discomfort from the bump at the base of your big toe? That’s probably a bunion. Learn how to relieve the pain here.
Neuropathy, often caused by diabetes, refers to different types of nerve problems. Read about symptoms, prevention and treatments.
Working in an office may be relatively safe, but don’t forgot to watch out for these common health problems!
There are over 20 different STDs out there. Find out about common symptoms and how to stay safe.
Snoring can be a minor annoyance or indicate a more serious condition. Find out what causes snoring and how to manage it.
Did you know vaginal irritation can be caused by stress? Learn more about the possible causes and treatments for vaginal itching.
Rheumatoid arthritis is caused by a faulty immune system and typically results in joint inflammation. Learn about managing this this painful condition here.
A pimple inside your eyelid? That’s most likely a stye. Learn about how to treat them with advice from our pharmacist!
Sleep apnea is a disorder that affects your days as much as your nights. Learn to manage it now with these tips!
Diabetes Mellitus (DM) is a metabolic disease characterized by elevated blood glucose due to impaired or absent insulin secretion or action
Dysentery refers to the infection of the intestines caused by microorganisms, most commonly caused by bacteria. Dysentery is one of the common infections for travellers who have consumed contaminated food or water.
Compulsive overeating can lead to serious health problems. Learn how to deal with binge eating here.
The heels act as the absorbent and cushion on the bottom of the feet. When it is dry, it may crack and split open, leaving an open lesion that can be painful especially during walking or standing.
Similar to dengue, though rarely fatal, chikungunya can have some pretty mean symptoms. Learn about the virus and how to best protect yourself from contracting it.
Leptospirosis is an animal-borne bacterial infection that is more common in the tropics. Pets can be infected without showing symptoms and still be able to transmit the disease.
Learn about Irritable Bowel Syndrome and find out if it’s more than just a regular stomach ache that you’re suffering from.
Stones can appear in regions of the body other than the kidneys. Learn the symptoms of salivary stones, gallbladder stones and other stones.
Women with PCOS may experience symptoms such as infertility and excessive hair growth.
HFMD is a viral infection that can affect anyone, especially young children.
Suffering from itchy red scales on your face? You could have tinea barbae, a skin fungal infection affecting men. Find out how to treat it here.
Demodex mites might sound like something out of a horror movie, but with proper hygiene, they’re nothing to worry about.
Walking around barefooted on soil might not be the wisest thing to do, and here’s why.
Inflamed joints with sharp pains? Gout isn’t fun at all! Learn how to reduce the occurrence of gout attacks with these tips.
Drinking milk helps to build strong bones, but is that enough to prevent osteoporosis? Read on to find out more!
A healthy diet and regular exercise are essential in preventing fatty liver. Find out more about this disease here.
Pain is often defined as an unpleasant experience involving both physical and emotional components resulting from any actual or possible damage to any parts of the body.