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June 21, 2017 | Clinical Care and Innovation 

Breast, prostate cancers rising sharply in Singapore

Two cancers have been rising sharply in Singapore: breast cancer in women and prostate cancer in men.

June 21, 2017 | EducationClinical Care and InnovationUpclose 

“I confronted mortality in the ICU”

The intensive care unit (ICU) is a place where we push life to the boundaries. It is where patients recuperate and regain life to reunite with loved ones, and also where we medical practitioners realise that sometimes, even our best efforts are not enough to save their broken bodies.

June 20, 2017 | Clinical Care and Innovation 

Faster recovery after spine surgery

More elderly patients aged 65 and above with spine conditions are seeking treatment at Changi General Hospital (CGH).

June 15, 2017 | ResearchAcademic Medicine 

Giving people cash to lose weight works: Study

Joining a weight loss programme helps, but giving people money to shed the pounds works even better, a new study led by Duke-NUS Medical School and Singapore General Hospital found.

June 13, 2017 | Clinical Care and InnovationNursing 

Building partnerships to restore lives

Working in close partnership, a collaboration between KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital (KKH) and St. Andrew’s Community Hospital (SACH) is empowering technologically dependent children and those requiring specialised care to live meaningful lives and integrate back into their communities.

June 09, 2017 | Research 

Now you see it | A new way to see dengue infection in the body

A team from Duke-NUS and SGH found new way to see dengue infection in the body, in real time.

June 09, 2017 | EducationUpclose 

Run Brian, Run!

Meet all-rounder Dr Brian Chan – Duke-NUS fresh graduate, stand-out peer leader and passionate volunteer – as he continues on his journey to becoming a holistic physician.

June 08, 2017 | EventsFacilities and BuildingsResearchEducation 

6 key upcoming events in Academia that you need to know

Since it opened its doors in July 2013, Academia has become a hub of activities at SGH Campus. Here are some of the most exciting events that Academia will be hosting later this year.