Pain

Pain medicine deals with improving the quality of life for those living with pain issues. 

The Ultimate Guide to Chest Pain in Singapore (2021)
Different people can experience different types of chest pains. You can experience it as a sharp pain or a dull ache. Sometimes, the pain can travel up the neck, to the jaw, and even spread to your back or arms. Read on for more on Chest Pain in Singapore in this guide.
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The Ultimate Guide to Acid Reflux Treatment in Singapore (2021)
Acid reflux is a condition that can make you feel uncomfortable and, at times, even painful. However, it usually goes away on its own and is hardly ever a cause for worry — it happens! That being said, if it happens all the time, then maybe your body is trying to tell you something. When should you go to a doctor for acid reflux, what does it mean when it happens often, and what can be done to treat it? Acid reflux is a condition that occurs when stomach acid flows back up into the oesophagus, causing symptoms of discomfort and pain. Persistent occurrence of acid reflux could be a sign of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). Let Dr. Shanker walk you through all the information you need to know about acid reflux treatment such as the causes, symptoms, possible complications, and available treatments, amongst many other topics.
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The Complete Guide to Seeing a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) Physician in Singapore (2021)
Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), also known as Han medicine, is a traditional medicinal practice that originated from the Han Chinese and boasts a rich history of over 23 centuries. Introduced to the masses in Singapore by early migrants of mainland China, TCM has found its place as a form of alternative healthcare, with numerous TCM practitioners and clinics all over the city. However, it may still be unfamiliar to you and visiting the TCM clinic may feel quite intimidating. In this guide, I will share everything you need to know about traditional Chinese medicine, its basic principles and what to expect when seeing a TCM physician. This includes estimated costs, the efficacy of treatment for certain conditions and more.
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5 Reasons Why You Should Not Ignore Your Chest Pains
Chest pains can come in a variety of forms, be it sharp, dull, burning, aching, stabbing, or tightness in your chest. As diverse as the types of chest pains present, the many causes of chest pains can indicate one of the various different issues. Though you might often associate chest pains with heart attacks, there are other causes that may have led to your chest pains such as lung disorders, muscle and bone injuries, or a digestive system condition. However minor you think your chest pains are, with certain accompanying symptoms, it may warrant a visit to your doctor. Especially so if your chest pains are lasting beyond 5 minutes. This can indicate a possibility of life-threatening issues pertaining to some of your body’s most important organs: your heart or lungs.
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3 Reasons Why You Should Treat Arthritis With Japanese White Turmeric
Did you know that there are more than 100 types of arthritis and related conditions? Arthritis is an informal way of referring to joint pain or joint disease, and generally refers to the inflammation of joints. At the time of writing, Turmeron Joint is the only supplement containing Japanese White Turmeric that tackles primary inflammation. Japanese White Turmeric is currently only grown in Kyushu, Japan. As there is a patent on the plant and its medicinal properties, only Turmeron Joint and its allied companies can sell it as a supplement. With so many supplements out there for joint pain, you may be wondering what makes Japanese White Turmeric one of the best options in the market. Here are 3 reasons why Japanese White Turmeric works so well for treating arthritis. 
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3 Comparisons Between Japanese White Turmeric And Yellow Turmeric For Joint Pain
There are many different types of turmeric found around the world. The one you are most likely familiar with is Curcuma Longa, also known as Yellow Turmeric. It is commonly found in Indian cuisine and used in health supplements. Japanese White Turmeric is exclusively grown in Kyushu, Japan. It was discovered to contain highly potent anti-inflammatory agents. While both Japanese White Turmeric and Yellow Turmeric are used in supplements for joint pain, they are not the same. Here are 3 differences between the two types of turmeric used for joint pain supplements.
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The Ultimate Guide to Migraine Treatments in Singapore (2021)
Migraines can be headaches to deal with, affecting one in ten people globally [1]. But what are they? How do you treat migraines in Singapore? If you’re curious to understand more about these dreadful headaches, read on for the definition of migraines, major risk factors, classical features of migraines, and more!
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