News & Articles 2017-06-12T08:07:36+00:00

Diet of 6 rules

ONE of the most alarming statistics that we have seen recently is the increase in the number of obese persons in Singapore. The latest figure stands at 10.9 percent of the population aged 18 [...]

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Signs of infection

Publication: The Business Times 29/10/2011 When dealing with infections, doctors need to have some clear ideas what to look for. By Chong Yeh Woei I SEE infections in my patients on a daily basis. [...]

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A silver lining for chronic diseases

Publication: The Business Times 22/01/2011 Protect the lining in your arteries by watching your diet, exercising consistently and reducing stress. By Chong Yeh Woei ONE of the biggest challenges that we face as an [...]

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What’s up, doc?

Publication: The Business Times 16/04/2011 Don’t know what to expect at a health screening? Here’s a quick guide to the tests your doctor may use to determine your health status. By Chong Yeh Woei [...]

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Know Your Glands: Your Thymus

What: Thymus. Location: It is made of two lobes that are in front of the trachea. Function: The thymus produces thymosins, which are hormones that stimulate the development of antibodies. It also produces T-lymphocytes, [...]

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Beating that CNY sugar rush

Diabetic patients need not feel left out of the festive feasting; they just need to make some adjustments to their diet Chinese New Year is generally a time of family reunions, meeting up with [...]

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