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Dr Ng Beng Yeong
"Psychiatrist with over 20 years of experience"
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It is a common complaint at the clinic; many women do experience difficulty in having orgasm when they have partnered sex. Many have problems with sexual arousal or sensation. 'Directed masturbation' is the preferred treatment method and in principle, involves education, self exploration and body...
17 Nov 2019
The immediate treatment of a painful abscess will be to have the abscess drained. Often this is all that is necessary. Only if the condition is recurrent or if there is a persistent discharge following the drainage procedure, an examination under anaesthesia and possibly a biopsy wi...
15 Nov 2019
The short answer is "no". Fortunately, epicanthoplasty only serves to reduce the broad fold of skin between the eyes that is commonly seen in individuals of Asian ethnicity. This is an exceedingly popular procedure in Korea, Japan, and recently in Singapore too. In fact, it ...
15 Nov 2019
Dr Quan Wai Leong
"A specialist in Digestive Health and Advanced Endoscopy"
(4 Reviews)
The simple answer to this is a higher risk of getting an infection . Raw food, especially meat products, may harbour bacteria, parasites and other undesirable microbes. Although not all micro-organisms are proven to be harmful to the human body, there is certainly a higher chance o...
15 Nov 2019
It is quite normal and common to experience bruising and swelling after subcision to an area. If left to resolve spontaneously, it can take up to 1-2 weeks to resolve completely. Treatment options to expedite the healing would include topical creams which can still take a week or mo...
15 Nov 2019

Haemorrhoids: How You Can Prevent that Pain in the Butt

Haemorrhoids: How You Can Prevent that Pain in the Butt

Haemorrhoids are actually a very common condition. They can be easily prevented as well. In this article, I will share some simple tips you can adopt to help you prevent haemorrhoids from developing or reoccurring.

Read on to find out!

84 views 14 Nov 2019

All You Need To Know About Hormonal Acne: A Singaporean Aesthetic Doctor Explains

All You Need To Know About Hormonal Acne: A Singaporean Aesthetic Doctor Explains

Acne… oh, acne… It can be super frustrating as it really affects our appearance.

Hormonal acne can affect anyone at any age. It is named as such because changes in our hormone levels can cause it. You may be wondering how hormonal acne can be treated. For instance, you may be considering home remedies, OTC creams or even medical treatments.

Read on to find out in more detail how you can get hormonal acne treated!

157 views 12 Nov 2019

Are You Heartbroken? A Cardiologist Shares How Feeling Lonely Can Lead to Heart Disease

Are You Heartbroken? A Cardiologist Shares How Feeling Lonely Can Lead to Heart Disease

When we talk about breaking hearts, we don’t mean it literally, do we? However, here's the twist: hearts can indeed be broken. We even have a name for it—“broken heart syndrome”.

Heart disease can be devastating as it can affect someone during their most productive stages. In fact, heart disease is the leading cause of death worldwide.

370 views 11 Nov 2019

A Comprehensive Guide to Colorectal Cancer in Singapore (2019)

A Comprehensive Guide to Colorectal Cancer in Singapore (2019)

In Singapore, about 1,900 people are diagnosed with colorectal cancer every year. It is the most common form of cancer in men above the age of 50.

Seeing blood in your stools can be frightening. However, it does not always mean that you have colorectal cancer. There are many other tell-tale signs.  

In this guide, I will cover topics about colorectal cancer that you should know about. They include:

Read on to find out.

178 views 11 Nov 2019

What Should You Do If You Have Appendicitis?

What Should You Do If You Have Appendicitis?

Anyone can suffer from appendicitis. It often occurs in those between the ages of 10 and 30. Nonetheless, very young children and the elderly can suffer from it too.

Appendicitis is considered a medical emergency. Hence, it should be treated as soon as possible. In this article, I will be sharing more about appendicitis as well as how it can be treated.

Read on to find out more! 

771 views 8 Nov 2019
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