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Manage your healthcare costs by assessing the components and estimates of hospital bills in Singapore.
New parents and couples looking to conceive can benefit from these schemes.
With a CHAS card, all Singapore citizens can receive subsidies for medical care at participating general practitioner and dental clinics near their homes.
Here’s all you need to know about breast cancer screening subsidies in Singapore.
Here’s all you need to know about cervical cancer screening subsidies in Singapore.
Managing a chronic disease and the costs involved has been made easier with the introduction of a programme that allows the use of MediSave for chronic diseases.
Visiting the National Health Group Polyclinics (NHGP) for medical or dental treatment? Find out your MediSave coverage and the specific conditions and treatments that are claimable under MediSave.
The Seniors’ Mobility and Enabling Fund (SMF) extends subsidies to the elderly in Singapore to help them stay mobile and independent within the community.
Seeking medical treatment and care is a worrying experience by itself and you should not have to worry further about trying to understand your healthcare bills.
Medishield Life insurance is health insurance coverage for Singapore citizens and Permanent Residents. What does MediShield Life insurance cover? Read on.
The HDB EASE programme aims to provide safer and more comfortable homes for the elderly, in particular, enhancement for active seniors at home.
Those needing intermediate or long-term care facilities and long-term care services should apply for Singapore government subsidies to help offset elderly care costs.
Influenza is a respiratory illness which is highly contagious. Learn more about the symptoms and the influenza vaccine.
Superficial skin fungus infections such as “white spot”, ringworm and athlete’s foot are common. Find out how to cure a fungal skin infection.
Keep heart disease at bay with these cholesterol management tips. Learn why reducing your cholesterol levels is crucial to heart health.
A stroke occurs when there is a disruption of blood flow to the brain. Learn more about strokes and how common they are.
Learn about the possible links between type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnoea to better manage your health.
Wrist fractures are a common injury among the active youth and elderly. Here’s more about wrist fracture rehabilitation and advice on injury prevention.
Learn how to recognise the signs and symptoms of heart failure and get a professional diagnosis to detect congestive heart failure.
Often overlooked, adult vaccinations are key to preventing the onset of disease and maintaining good health.
Pneumonia is an inflammation of the lungs usually caused by an infection.
Pneumococcal infection is a major cause of morbidity and mortality worldwide. It is a bacterial infection that causes pneumonia, meningitis, bacteraemia and other life-threatening ailments. Serious pneumococcal infections are a global health problem, but they can be prevented with vaccination.
Is your skin redness caused by rosacea? While rosacea can affect everyone, those with lighter skin may be more prone to it.
The Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine or HPV immunisation reduces a woman’s risk of getting cervical cancer, one of the most common cancers for women in Singapore. Learn more here.
Learn more about nutrition consulting or dietitian services so you can receive ongoing diet consultation with a professional dietitian.
Hospice Day Care Centres help caregivers of the elderly and terminally ill. They teach caregivers how to provide care at home and also provide counselling to caregivers in need of emotional support.
In Singapore, one in 10 people aged 60 and above have dementia. Here’s how the “Forget Us Not” initiative provides dementia care.
Read on to find out more about the health services available at women’s clinics in Singapore.
Mental health treatment centres are specialist wards that create a better patient experience and are designed to reduce the stigma of mental illness.
Find out more about National Healthcare Group Polyclinics (NHGP) Vaccination Clinic.
It may be the last thing on your mind when planning a holiday, but travel vaccinations are necessary to protect you against dengue, malaria, yellow fever and other illnesses during your trip. We share travel health advice on some recommended vaccines and medicines to bring along with you.
These two centres provide your child (under 19) with appropriate care.
Learn about the services offered by the Breast Centre at Changi General Hospital.
Acupuncture treatment may help patients with chronic pain in their pain management.
The Care and Counselling Department at Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH) supports patients — and their families — to cope with their illness or injury.
Find out how dieticians use dietetics and encourage healthy eating habits to prevent diet-related diseases.
Medication Information Leaflet
Medication Information Leaflet
Olopatadine is used to relieve eye irritation and itch due to allergies.
Medication Information Leaflet
Community support groups provide caregivers with a platform to talk about their problems, listen to others, as well as offer help.
Learn how breast cancer support groups help breast cancer patients cope with ongoing treatments and provide a deeper understanding of breast cancer.
Singapore has numerous support and care groups for cancer patients.
Read about the ambulatory support benefits one may gain through the Ambulatory Nutrition Support programme, even after being discharged from the hospital.
Empower yourself with information and resources from these stroke e-booklet and fact sheets to better manage yours or your loved one’s stroke recovery journey.
If you need more information/resources to help you cope, you can go to <a href="https://www.ncss.gov.sg/our-initiatives/beyond-the-label/belle-beyond-the-label-helpbot" target="_blank" rel="nofollow noopener">Belle, the Beyond the Label helpbot.</a>
Have you just undergone bariatric surgery for weight loss? The Singapore LapBandits support group can help with post-op recovery.
Learn about some caregiver support programmes that may empower you with strategies, techniques and knowledge to help you take better care of the patient in your life.
Pre-diabetes has no symptoms but it predisposes you to serious health problems such as diabetes, heart disease or stroke.
The team from NUHCS gives support to heart failure patients and their caregivers.
Looking to improve your caregiving skills for a loved one with cardiovascular disease? Join local cardiac support groups like these!
Read on for a list of brain injury support groups and head injury support groups set up by the National Neuroscience Institute (NNI).
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