February 20, 2017 | ResearchAcademic Medicine 

CGH and Hyflux to study effectiveness of ELO Water

Hyflux has tied up with Changi General Hospital (CGH) to conduct the first human clinical trials of the company’s ELO Water on Type-2 diabetes.

February 20, 2017 | EventsGiving & PhilanthropyResearch 

Run raises $381k for NCCS cancer research

Nearly 10,000 people took part in this year's Run For Hope. The $381,154 raised will go into the NCC Research Fund.

February 17, 2017 | Academic MedicineClinical Care and InnovationResearch 

How to mend a broken heart (better)

Duke-NUS Penn Medicine Study identifies key factors for post heart attack recovery.

February 03, 2017 | Clinical Care and InnovationResearch 

New two-pronged method to fight deadly liver cancer

A clinical trial, led by NCCS, may lead to the development of a new synergistic treatment strategy to better fight liver cancer - one of Singapore's top killer cancers.

January 25, 2017 | ResearchGrantsAwards & Recognition 

Two SingHealth clinicians win grant to tackle social issues

Dr Tan Ngiap Chuan, Senior Consultant and Director, Research at SingHealth Polyclinics and Dr Kinjal Doshi, Principal Clinical Psychologist at Singapore General Hospital will be using the grant to tackle welfare issues among the elderly, within their respective specialties.

January 24, 2017 | Clinical Care and InnovationResearch 

New test helps detect nose cancer earlier

A new blood test to detect traces of a virus associated with nose cancer has been developed at NCCS and could be a screening tool for those with high risk of the ailment.

January 24, 2017 | Academic MedicineResearchEvents 

Highlights from the SingHealth Duke-NUS Research Day 2017

The second SingHealth Duke-NUS Research Day was held at Academia on 19 January 2107. Here are highlights of the event.

January 20, 2017 | Academic MedicineResearch 

Diabetes a risk-factor for liver disease mortality in a Chinese population

A study in Singapore has found a link between diabetes and risk of death from liver cirrhosis amongst Chinese people in Singapore.

January 11, 2017 | Research 

More than 40% of Singaporeans not clocking enough sleep on weekdays: SingHealth Polyclinics study

Researchers hope to identify "modifiable factors" that doctors could use to advise their patients when faced with sleep inadequacy-related health problems.

January 11, 2017 | Research 

Link between lack of sleep and diabetes in pregnancy

A local study has found that sleeping less than six hours each night increases the risk of gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM) in pregnant women.