Meet Mr Arturo Pacheco, a 54-year-old Flipino Singaporean engineer who underwent an All-On-4 procedure to replace his missing teeth.
He chose an All-On-4 procedure because it was a much quicker method as compared to having dental implants, which may take up to 6 months.
Watch to find out Mr Pachego's story in this exclusive feature.
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Swollen gums are often not noticed but are an underlying cause of infection. Left unchecked, severe (even life-threatening) consequences could follow. This prosthodontist (specialist in dental restorations) explains.
Are you suffering from blurred vision? It could be an indication of poor retinal health. This Singaporean ophthalmologist shares advice on how to manage the problem.
Maintaining steady blood flow should be thought of as a vital part of your wellbeing. This includes the processes and arteries involving the blood and its many functions. However, there are conditions which can compromise the blood and its ability to deliver important things throughout the body.
Thalassemia minor is one such condition. This blood disorder may be more common than people think and yet, it is also rather complicated to deal with.
Maintaining a healthy red blood cell count and managing iron levels are part and parcel of the concerns that many patients might face. Cardiologist Dr VP Nair shared some tips on how thalassemia minor is diagnosed and treated. Here's what he had to share.
Meet Veronica Cavallini, a Clinical Dietitian who holds a Master’s degree in Human Nutrition and Food Science. She has 9 years of experience and has a special interest in the treatment of gastrointestinal conditions.
She's extremely passionate about nutrition, and enjoys helping people to achieve their goals by supporting them along their journey towards a healthier diet and weight loss.
As an Italian she loves fresh and healthy foods, but also indulges occasionally with a slice of pizza.
Join her live AMA on Wednesday, 13 March 2019, at 5:00 PM as she answers all the questions you have on weight loss and nutrition.