938 LIVE BODY & SOUL

Date Doctor Interest Topic
9 Jul Dr Benjamin Chua - Vascular & Interventional Group Pte Ltd Vascular & Intervention The Silent Killer within - Aortic Aneurysms
  • What is an aortic aneurysm?
  • Who is at risk for an aortic aneurysm and what are the risks?
  • What are the latest treatments for aortic aneurysms?
  • How do we monitor for future aneurysms?
  • How do we diagnose an aortic aneurysms?
16 Jul Dr Benjamin Chua - Vascular & Interventional Group Pte Ltd Vascular & Intervention Varicose veins - new treatments for a 'vein' problem
  • What are varicose veins - is it all cosmetic in nature?
  • Who gets varicose veins?
  • How do we diagnose varicose veins?
  • When does one need treatment for varicose veins?
  • What are the ways in which we can treat varicose veins effectively?
23 Jul Dr Benjamin Chua - Vascular & Interventional Group Pte Ltd Vascular & Intervention Diabetes and foot Ulcers - saving limbs preserving lives
  • What is the relationship between diabetes and foot ulcers?
  • Why is it important to detect and treat arterial disease (narrowing), foot Ulcers?
  • How do we diagnose the presence of leg arterial disease (narrowing) in diabetics?
  • What are the latest treatment methods available?
  • What must diabetic patients do once diagnosesed?
30 Jul Dr Ho Siew Hong - Sincere Healthcare Group Men's Health New ideas in Erectile Dysfunction
  • How common is erectile dysfunction and what are the causes
  • 15 years post viagra - are there new alternatives
  • Impact of life style, supplement and drugs on erectile dysfunction
  • Role of male hormones in erectile dysfunction
  • Blasting it back to life - the latest shock wave treatment to review the organ
6 Aug Dr Benjamin Chua - Vascular & Interventional Group Pte Ltd Vascular & Intervention Vascular Malformations - new treatments for an ugly problem
  • What is a vascular malformation?
  • Where can vascular malformation form?
  • Which are the dangerous vascular malformation and which are benign?
  • When mst a vascular malformation be treated?
  • How do we effectively treat vascular malformation?
13 Aug Prof Ng Soon Chye - Sincere Healthcare Group Infertility / IVF Fertility problem -- involves women's, men's or both partners' reproductive systems
  • What are the common problems? Ovulation Problems, Endometriosis, poor egg quality / aging egg, polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), Tubal factors, problems with women's fallopian tubes, uterus / cervix.
  • New development in fertility
    • What is Egg Health? How to achieve?
  • Problems with man's reproductive system
    • Low sperm count
20 Aug Dr Ho Siew Hong - Sincere Healthcare Group Men's Health Male aspect of fertility & conception
  • How common are male factors in subfertility and what are the causes?
  • What tests can a man do to determine his fertility
  • Role of supplements and medications in improving sperm count
  • Male's role in test tube babies
  • Specific surgical treatment for male subfertility - varicocele surgery, sperm harvest surgery
27 Aug Prof Ng Soon Chye - Sincere Healthcare Group Infertility / IVF All About IVF
  • What's the process of IVF?
  • What to prepare for IVF?
  • Who will ask for IVF?
  • How it works?
  • What's the cost?
3 Sep Prof Ng Soon Chye - Sincere Healthcare Group Infertility / IVF Egg, Sperm and Embryo
  • Sperm & Egg donation program -- How does the program works? Who will need this program?
  • Pre-Implantation Genetic Screening (PGS?)
    • What is PGS? What is the rationale behind PGS for chromosomal abnormalitites
    • Who should do this screening and Why do?
  • Whether concern about how PGS may encourage couples to discard embryos for non-life-threatening rather than life-threatening reasons is the issue;
  • How does the Ministry ensure that couples do not already abuse abortion for similar non-life-threatening reasons.
10 Sep Dr Fong Kah Leng - Sincere Healthcare Group Women's Health Ante Natal Care
  • Nutrition before and after
  • Type of exercises that are suitable at different stage of pregnancy
  • Appointments with doctors, When should I have my first ante natal appointment? How often will I have my Ante Natal appointments?
  • What other ante natal checks I need to do?
  • What scans and screening test can I expect and when?
17 Sep Dr Veronica Lee Ventura - Sincere Healthcare Group Women's Health All About Menopause
  • What is the actual definition of menopause?
    • 12 months without menses
  • What are the symptoms and how do they differ between women?
    • Symptoms vary.
  • What are long term consequences of menopause?
    • Bone density decreases rapidly after the onset of menopause
    • Vaginal dryness can become a chronic concern for some women
  • What tests are needed to diagnose menopause?
    • Typically no tests are required
    • All that is needed is a good discussion with your physician
  • What tests are suggested once I’m in menopause?
    • Bone density tests are recommended for some women, discuss with your physician
    • Routine Mammogram and pap screening remains unchanged from pre-menopausal recommendations
  • What are the treatments for menopause?
    • Treatments vary with individuals. Its best to discuss all of your symptoms with your doctor to find the best and most effective treatment
1 Oct Dr Annapoorna Venkat - Sincere Healthcare Group Women's Health Complication in Pregnancy
  • Breeding in Pregnancy
    • Miscarriages
    • low lying placenta
  • Pre term labour
    • what causes it? What are the risk? What are the symptoms?
    • Are there tests that can predict the chances of having preterm labour?
  • Fibroids During Pregnancy
    • How this coming condition can effect your pregnancy?
    • What are the symptoms?
    • How is it Treated?
  • Complication in Labour
    • bleeding before delivery
    • non progress labour / prolonged labour
    • postpartum
8 Oct Dr Dharshini Gopalakrishnakone - Sincere Healthcare Group Women's Health Pregnancy Diabetes
  • What is Gestational diabetes?
  • What causes it? What increases the risk of developing it?
  • What tests are used to disgnose? What are the symptoms?
  • How it effect me and my baby? What happen next & after my pregnancy?
  • What can I do to prevent it?