Manage your healthcare costs by assessing the components and estimates of hospital bills in Singapore.
Here’s all you need to know about cervical cancer screening subsidies in Singapore.
Here’s all you need to know about breast cancer screening subsidies 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.
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 (flu) is a respiratory virus which is highly contagious. Learn more about the symptoms and the influenza vaccine.
Giving your baby a milk bottle at bedtime could lead to tooth decay. Here’s what you can do to care for baby teeth and prevent dental caries.
Stress is a part of life, however, too much stress can affect your health. Follow stress relief tips to manage stress and avoid feeling stressed out.
Pneumonia is an inflammation of the lungs usually caused by a bacteria or viral infection.
Is that measles or an innocent rash? Learn more about the warning signs, causes, and treatment options for this highly contagious infection.
Hepatitis is a viral condition in which the liver is inflammed and unable to properly function.
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.
Breast cancer is the most common cancer among Singaporean women. All women are at risk of breast cancer, and the chances of developing it increase with age.
Cervical cancer is the 10th most common cancer in Singaporean women. It can be effectively treated if detected early.
Colorectal cancer is the number one cancer in Singapore. Screening tests such as the faecal immunochemical test (FIT) and screening colonoscopy can help prevent it.
About one quarter of all deaths are caused by cancer. Cancer can be detected early and may be prevented, and you can help to keep yourself at low risk. Find out how you can protect yourself or reduce the risk of cancer.
What you need to know about genital herpes, a common and highly contagious sexually transmitted diseases caused by the herpes simplex virus. What is genital herpes and how is it transmitted? Read on to find out more about one of the most common sexually transmitted infections (STI).
These two centres provide your child (under 19) with appropriate care.
Diagnostics laboratory services are available and accessible for your regular health screenings.
Diabetic retinal photography is a screening test which helps prevent blindness caused by diabetic retinopathy, an eye disease common among diabetic patients.
NHG-JHSI focuses on joint research collaborations for advanced drug trials, development of new capabilities in Medical Oncology as well as expertise knowledge-sharing projects.
Understand more about physiotherapy and how physiotherapy helps those with osteoporosis.
Hospice Day Care Centres provide hospice care and elderly care. They also teach caregivers how to provide care at home and provide counselling to caregivers in need of emotional support.
Read on to find out more about the health services available at women’s clinics in Singapore.
Learn more about nutrition consulting or dietitian services so you can receive ongoing diet consultation with a professional dietitian.
In Singapore, one in 10 people aged 60 and above have dementia. Here’s how the “Forget Us Not” initiative provides dementia care.
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.
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The team from NUHCS gives support to heart failure patients and their caregivers.
Community support groups provide caregivers with a platform to talk about their problems, listen to others, as well as offer help.
What is career planning? Here are some tips for teenagers on how to plan a career, and suggestions on how you can best prepare your teen for the future while they are still in school.
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.
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.
Looking to improve your caregiving skills for a loved one with cardiovascular disease? Join local cardiac support groups like these!
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