Dealing with acne in your youth is bad enough, but the scars left behind can be a real nightmare.
New patients often ask me 2 common questions:
- “I’ve tried 1 Laser session before. Why don’t I see results yet?”
- “I still have acne scars and uneven skin texture despite 10 sessions of chemical peels. Why?”
This is why I have decided to write this article to help those of you who are struggling with acne scars. The best outcomes usually result from a combination of different methods, individualised to your skin type and scar! Here's what you need to know.
Will Stopping Your Antidepressant Medication Lead To Withdrawal Symptoms? This S'porean Psychiatrist Explains
Antidepressants are drugs used to treat patients with depressive disorders. While they're carefully prescribed by doctors to help patients feel better, it's not uncommon for patients to develop 'side effects' when they stop taking the medications.
Lexi, a 20-year-old female asked a question on DxD's question and answer platform. She was on antidepressants on 2 months, and has stopped taking her antidepressants for 2 weeks.
Recently, she has been experiencing nauseousness and migraines and she wanted to know if her nauseousness and migraines are withdrawal symptoms.
Dr Ng Beng Yeong, a psychiatrist, responded to her question based on his extensive experience in the field. Here's what you should know before popping those pills.
This S’porean Aesthetic Doctor Shares Her Best Tips With People Who Are Seeking Anti-Ageing Treatments
Ageing is an inevitable part of life, and not everyone is willing to accept what it brings.
Aesthetic deterioration is one part of growing old that doesn’t sit well with many people. While it may be impossible to turn back time, medical advancements have offered all of us the opportunity to reduce the signs of aging. However, many people who are in search of effective anti-ageing treatments don't know where to start.
Dr Soh Lea Sar, who has been practicing medicine for 22 years, responded to questions from DxD readers on anti-ageing treatments.
Here are some of her best tips for anyone who is seeking anti-aging treatments.
Battling acne scars? Find out exactly how much you need to spend to get rid of these pesky marks from an experienced doctor.
I'm A Psychologist In Singapore With A Special Interest In Stress, Anxiety, And Mood-Related Disorders, AMA!
Meet Dr Matthew Woo, a clinical psychologist with more than 20 years of experience. He has a special interest in the area of stress, anxiety, and mood-related disorders.
Did you know that about 10% of the population in Singapore suffer from anxiety and depressive disorders? Many people with psychological conditions suffer in silence. This can affect their relationship with their families and their work performance.
However, with proper medical and psychological management, you will be able to manage your emotions more effectively, improve your relationships and communication, bolster your confidence and self-esteem, and minimise your distress.
Join his live AMA on Friday, 14 December, from 1:00- 2:30 PM as he answers all your questions you have on any psychological conditions.