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The Truth About Lasik Surgery: Myths And Facts About The Treatment

The Truth About Lasik Surgery: Myths And Facts About The Treatment

Lasik is common but still requires careful consideration.  The dubious honour that sees Singapore crowned one of the myopia capitals of the world reflects the visual environment its people are immersed in. Urban-dwellers, now more so than before, are turn...
TRUE STORY: “I Had a Stroke At 39 And Didn’t Realise Till a Day Later.”

TRUE STORY: “I Had a Stroke At 39 And Didn’t Realise Till a Day Later.”

Leong Wen Shan’s story of recovery, as told to Dawn Chen. When I had my stroke in March this year, I was working as an editor and as a freelance consultant in public relations and had been doing so for several years. I would work different times of the da...
Think You Won’t Get a Stroke Cause You’re Young? Not True, Warns Doctor

Think You Won’t Get a Stroke Cause You’re Young? Not True, Warns Doctor

No one is immune to a stroke. If you’ve thought that strokes only affect older people, you’re not alone. It’s a common misconception, but the truth is that a stroke can happen to anyone at any age. According to Dr Deidre De Silva, chair of the Stroke Serv...