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Colorectal cancer: early detection can mean a cure
October 28, 2014 1:00 am

Colorectal cancer: early detection can mean a cure

Cancer is the leading cause of death worldwide and once it is established, it cannot be cured.

Skin cancers: be aware of the dangers
October 21, 2014 1:00 am

Skin cancers: be aware of the dangers

Skin cancers are among the fastest growing tumours worldwide and often rank among the top 10 most common malignancies in western countries.

A glimpse into an unseen world
October 21, 2014 1:00 am

A glimpse into an unseen world

The first zoo for microbes sets up house in Amsterdam

Free yoga lessons to beat breast cancer
October 14, 2014 1:00 am

Free yoga lessons to beat breast cancer

The power of yoga to combat breast cancer will be demonstrated free to anyone suffering from the disease in a workshop at Thonglor's Divine Yoga studio this coming Sunday.

Make a mountain of this mole
October 14, 2014 1:00 am

Make a mountain of this mole

A patient who spotted a new mole on his arm and came to the hospital to have it removed because he felt it was ugly saved himself months of misery.

Back in sight
October 14, 2014 1:00 am

Back in sight

Why the new Trifocal Diffractive IOL, which allows good vision at an intermediate distance, is the best option for cataract implants

Coeliac disease: a condition often under diagnosed
October 7, 2014 1:00 am

Coeliac disease: a condition often under diagnosed

Usually considered rare in Asians though common in westerners, coeliac disease (CD) is a severe form of gluten intolerance that affects between 0.5 and 1 per cent of the Caucasian population.

Out from behind
October 7, 2014 1:00 am

Out from behind

Police and shops in Japan are now rewarding elderly people who quit driving

Veins of salvation
September 30, 2014 1:00 am

Veins of salvation

With more children than ever before being born with heart defects, it's time to help them live by giving blood

Life-saving liver transplants
September 30, 2014 1:00 am

Life-saving liver transplants

In a series of articles late last year and early this year, we looked at liver disease and examined the options for treatment.