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May 25, 2018 | Clinical Care and InnovationFacilities and Buildings 

Polyclinic uses tech to cut pharmacy waiting time

E-prescriptions, automated process for meds among features at new Punggol Polyclinic

May 23, 2018 | Research 

Progress in stem cell treatment offers new hope

More effective harvesting of stem cells in the umbilical cord may help in search for blood cancer cure

May 22, 2018 | Awards & RecognitionUpclose 

A daughter’s undying love

For the past 11 years, Mdm Chee had been taking care of her mother, never spending a day apart, till her mother passed away last year at the ripe old age of 101. Despite the many sacrifices she made for her mother, she is simply thankful for being able to take care of her mother and for all the good memories created with her.

May 21, 2018 | UpcloseGiving & Philanthropy 

Brother's greatest gift - his kidney

T'ang Quartet brothers talk about arduous journey to donate kidney to younger sibling

May 18, 2018 | UpcloseAwards & Recognition 

Burns survivor now a medical student

Back in 2015, there was a horrific explosion at the Colour Play Asia Festival in Taipei, and Ms Megan Loy suffered third to fourth degree burns over 80 percent of her body. The road to recovery was long and painful. Nevertheless, she did not let her injuries define her, and is now a medical student in NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine.

April 20, 2018 | Clinical Care and InnovationSingapore Health 

Myopia app works as the parent’s private eye

The battle against myopia in children has a new champion – an app that helps parents monitor the state of their children’s eyes.

April 18, 2018 | ResearchAwards & RecognitionGrants 

MOH awards $60m to 3 research projects led by SingHealth

Grants and Clinician Innovator Award aim to support research in health and biomedical fields

April 10, 2018 | Clinical Care and InnovationSingapore Health 

Doorstep eye care for the old and frail

Older people with poor mobility can now get eye screening at their doorstep when this big blue bus pulls up.