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Dr Terence Goh
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An uneven nose is usually a layman's description of a hump nose . Sometimes it is also used to describe a crooked nose . A dorsal hump refers to an obvious convexity on the bridge of the nose that gives the appearance of a hump on the nose on profile (side) view. This hump can be ...
27 Feb 2020

The Ultimate Guide to Fractional Lasers by an Aesthetic Doctor in Singapore (2020)

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The Ultimate Guide to Fractional Lasers by an Aesthetic Doctor in Singapore (2020)

Having smooth skin that is free of acne scars and wrinkles is the dream of many. There is little we will not do to achieve skin that becomes the envy of others.

As an aesthetic doctor who specialises in customised laser treatments, I have written this article about fractional lasers to help guide you in choosing which fractional laser treatment works best for you. 

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Upon completion of any active orthodontic treatment, whether braces or Invisalign, it is important to understand that your treatment does not end there . You have now moved on to the retention phase of treatment. Research shows that teeth take about 6-8 months after removal o...
25 Feb 2020
Damon braces are a passive self-ligating orthodontic bracket system that was developed by Ormco TM . Self-ligating braces have a gate incorporated into each orthodontic bracket to lock the wire, hence eliminating the need for elastic or metal "ties". The first generation of Dam...
25 Feb 2020
Dr Ng Beng Yeong
"Psychiatrist with over 20 years of experience"
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The commonly used medications known as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors or SSRIs have been found to be useful in treating a variety of conditions like: major depression dysthymic disorder anxiety disorder obsessive-compulsive disorder post-traumatic stress d...
25 Feb 2020
Regarding whether your knee will be amenable to treatment some years after the initial injury, the answer is generally yes , but a repeat assessment will be required to determine what is necessary. For many patients with an ACL or meniscal injury, surgical intervention is not ...
23 Feb 2020

5 Gynaecology Clinics for Early Menopause in Singapore (2020)

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5 Gynaecology Clinics for Early Menopause in Singapore (2020)

Menopause is the natural stage after your final menstrual cycle. It may happen at around 45 to 55 years of age depending on genetics, lifestyle factors, auto-immune diseases and few other factors [1]. In Singapore, the average age for menopause onset is 49 years old. Premature menopause happens before the age of 40.

There are negative effects of early or premature menopause. Examples are:

  • Increased risk of serious health problems - heart diseases, diabetes, sleep problems and osteoporosis,
  • More severe symptoms of menopause 
  • Depression
  • Premature ovarian failure

However, there are ways that can help to relieve the symptoms of premature menopause.

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Can You Treat a UTI Without Antibiotics? A Urologist Shares Insights

Can You Treat a UTI Without Antibiotics? A Urologist Shares Insights

UTI is bothersome and can happen to anyone. Most of the time, UTI occurs among women. However, men can also be exposed to UTI. In this article, I would like to share my knowledge about UTI that might be helpful for you.

158 views 18 Feb 2020

Top 4 Vasectomy Myths Debunked

Top 4 Vasectomy Myths Debunked

There are many ways to prevent pregnancies. One of them is through a vasectomy procedure. Although the vasectomy procedure is not as commonly done in Singapore, this does not mean that the procedure is any less efficient or safe. 

My name is Dr Lewis Liew, and I am a Urology specialist. This article has been written to debunk the top 4 common myths about vasectomy. 

90 views 17 Feb 2020

5 Things Mums Should Know About The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19)

5 Things Mums Should Know About The 2019 Novel Coronavirus (Covid-19)

There is so much that we do not know about Covid-19. With no confirmed cure at hand, can only try our best to contain this virus. This must be especially worrying for pregnant mothers. Is it possible to spread the virus to the unborn child? Is it necessary for pregnant mothers to confine themselves at home because of the virus? What should I do to keep myself and my unborn child safe?  

Your fears are warranted. As an obstetrician, I hear the concerns of mothers first-hand. After all, every mum wants the best for her baby. 

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