Dr Lim Yi-Jia, orthopaedic surgeon and former chief tournament physician to Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) athletes, shares tips on how to protect your sporty kids against injuries.
For osteoporosis patients, a minor fall or even mild stresses such as bending over can cause a fracture. Find out if you’re at risk and what to do if you suffer from osteoporosis.
Fall-proof your home and reduce the risk of fractures among the elderly.
Growing older may come with a host of bone and joint health issues, such as osteoporosis and osteoarthritis, which can lead to falls among the elderly.
How can you nip joint problems in the bud to avoid the need for major surgeries?
Sticks and stones may break your bones, but words will never hurt you! Here’s a guide on common scans doctors use to scope out your bone and joint health.
Dr Chua Soo Yong, orthopaedic surgeon, talks about treating osteoporosis early to prevent potentially serious consequences.
Osteoporosis is a silent disease. By taking preventive measures and going for early screening, you can manage your osteoporosis risk before it is too late.
Here’s one for the athletes: ever wondered if too much exercise is bad for you? The truth is, too much and too fast can be counterproductive for your next game.
Like mother, like child. It is no news that your mum has played a huge role in shaping who you are – but when it comes to your health, don’t be too quick to blame her genes.
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What happens when you walk into our 24-hour A&E clinic? In this video, we break down the steps in a typical patient’s journey to the accident and emergency department at our hospitals.
How do we get ankle injuries, and how can we prevent them?