For osteoporosis patients, a minor fall or even mild stresses such as bending over can cause a fracture. Find out if you’re at risk and what to do if you suffer from osteoporosis.
Sticks and stones may break your bones, but words will never hurt you! Here’s a guide on common scans doctors use to scope out your bone and joint health.
Here is a quick look at the facts and statistics on common sports injuries.
It may be tempting to push on and ignore that ache, but any form of pain should not be taken lightly. Here's how 10 injuries you sustain now can have a long-term effect on your life.
Osteoporosis is a silent disease. By taking preventive measures and going for early screening, you can manage your osteoporosis risk before it is too late.
Here’s one for the athletes: ever wondered if too much exercise is bad for you? The truth is, too much and too fast can be counterproductive for your next game.
Dr Lim Mui Hong explains the statistics on sports injuries, the most common sports injuries and how best to minimise your risk.
Any form of sports injury should not be taken lightly. As long as you have sustained an injury, remember there’s a chance that it can become worse without proper treatment.
Learn to distinguish between chronic and acute sports injuries, so you get a better idea of how your sports injury should be managed.
Dr Gowreeson Thevendran, orthopaedic surgeon, explains the most common injuries women runners suffer and how to avoid them.
Dr Andrew Dutton, orthopaedic surgeon, explains what to do if you or someone around you has a fracture.
Holidays are great, but only if no one has to be stuck in bed nursing an ailment! Here are some useful tips from doctors on common illnesses contracted during the holiday season.
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