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COVID-19 & Bone Marrow Transplant: Should we wait?

22 June, 2020

Find out the risks of undergoing a bone marrow transplant usually and now (COVID19). Should patients proceed or can it...

Advanced Lung Cancer – Diagnosis & Treatment

Written by: Dr Lim Hong Liang
22 June, 2020

In a patient suspected of having an advanced lung cancer, his / her CXR or CT scan will often show...

Advanced Breast Cancer: How does COVID-19 affect treatment plans?

Written by: Dr Wong Chiung Ing
22 June, 2020

During this COVID19 period, can I be prescribed more oral pills? Are there guidelines/recommendations on hospital visits for advanced breast...

Complementing Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) in Cancer Treatment

22 May, 2020

While it may not cure cancer, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) can complement Western medicine in helping patients battle the disease.

Radiation Therapy Treatment for Melanoma Skin Cancer

22 May, 2020

Learn about melanoma skin cancer & the role of radiation therapy in treatment - answered by Parkway Cancer Centre’s Dr...

Mindfulness: Being Present with Cancer

Contributed by: Chia Hui Erl
21 May, 2020

A cancer diagnosis is a profoundly stressful experience because of its life-threatening implications. Manage the journey by learning to stay...

Targeted Therapy for Cancer Treatment 2020

Contributed by: Dr Khoo Kei Siong
21 May, 2020

Targeted therapy helps doctors treat cancer more precisely and effectively, says Dr Khoo Kei Siong, Deputy Medical Director of Parkway...

Adolescent & Young Adult (AYA) Cancer

Contributed by: Dr Ivan Tham Weng Keong
6 May, 2020

Learn about the unique challenges an adolescent & young adult (AYA) cancer patient face in their studies or jobs, relationships,...

8 Lessons from Journeying with Cancer Patients

Contributed by: Jaime Yeo
6 May, 2020

Jaime Yeo, a counsellor from Parkway Cancer Centre, shares some lessons from journeying with cancer patients and their family members....