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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...

Ask The Expert: Cervical Cancer – The Power of Prevention is in your Hands

28 August, 2013

Cervical cancer is malignant cancer that forms in tissues of the cervix (the organ connecting the uterus and vagina). It...

Accepting sudden death

25 July, 2013

It was a Monday morning when I was informed by my staff that Nurse Kawiyah had been admitted to KK...

Ask The Expert: Fighting Childhood Cancer Together

24 July, 2013

No child should suffer from cancer. Having a child diagnosed with cancer is one of the worst nightmare a parent...