Why are Diabetes, Hypertension, and Lipid Diseases So Rampant in Singapore?

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Medically Reviewed by Dr Ho Ying Jie (M.B.B.S., Singapore) Singapore, a vibrant hub of economic prosperity and cultural diversity, is facing a significant health challenge with the escalating prevalence of diabetes, hypertension, and lipid diseases. This article will look into the multifaceted factors contributing to the surge in these chronic conditions, examine their profound impact […]

Managing Chronic Diseases

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Medically reviewed by Dr Jackie Lam, M.B.B.S. (Singapore) Chronic diseases pose a significant health challenge globally, including in Singapore. The management of these conditions often involves a multifaceted approach, with medications playing a crucial role. This article explores the considerations and nuances surrounding the use of medications in the management of chronic diseases within the […]