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Neutropenic (Low Microbial) Diet Guidelines

A neutropenic diet or low microbial diet may be required during cancer treatment as the...

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Exercise and Cancer

In the past, patients undergoing cancer treatment were often told to rest and reduce their...

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Understanding Speech & Swallowing Therapy

Head and neck cancers include cancers originating from the throat, oral and nasal cavities. Treatment...

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Understanding Lymphoedema

Breast surgery involving lymph node removal may result in impaired lymph flow and drainage. If...

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Exercise Can Help Increase the Chance of Cancer Survival

Why keep fit? Cancer Rehab Physiotherapist Lim Junhong looks at the importance of tailored exercise...

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Tension or Trauma Release Exercises (TRE)

Releasing tension Our Counsellor at Parkway Cancer Centre (PCC), introduces Tension or Trauma Release Exercises...

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6 Types of Snacks for Better Health

Snack your way to better health Snacking isn’t necessarily bad for you. Senior Dietitian Gerard...

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Cancer on the Rise in Young Adults: Is Obesity a link?

Cancer in young people: Obesity a link? Diet and lifestyle could be key factors in...

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Radixact: A uniquely smart radiation therapy system

A new tomotherapy machine with a fully integrated treatment planning and delivery system allows doctors...

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Mastectomy for Breast Cancer Treatment

Dr See Hui Ti from Parkway Cancer Centre addresses a common fear that women have....

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What You Need To Know About Breast Cancer Recurrence

Just like garden weeds that grow back stubbornly if they were not completely removed, breast...

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HER-2 positive breast cancer: An aggressive type of cancer

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer among women. Each year about 1.67...

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Breast Cancer in Men: What you should know?

October is designated Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness...

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Radiotherapy: Common myths

Radiotherapy is a common treatment for cancer, but is misunderstood by many. Dr Lee Kuo...

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Radiation Therapy – Questions to Ask Your Doctor

Radiation therapy: Don’t be afraid to ask Understanding your condition and treatment options can help...

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TCM for Cancer Treatment: Use with Care

TCM: Use with care Traditional Chinese medicine can be a powerful adjuvant medicine. However, it...

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Blood Cancers: 4 Myths & Facts

Myth: Anaemia leads to blood cancer Fact: Anaemia does not lead to blood cancer Patients...

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Types of Cancer Treatment

Learn the different types of cancer treatment, how chemotherapy works and how it is commonly...

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Side Effects of Chemotherapy

Understand the common side-effects of chemotherapy and get some tips on how to manage them....

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Managing Emotional Stress

Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be a challenging time for you and your loved ones....

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Food Safety

Food safety practices help to reduce the risk of food borne illnesses and to improve...

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Adjusting to Changes: Preparing and Starting Cancer Treatment

Living with cancer and getting started on treatment can be worrying. Having the right knowledge...

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Breast Self-Examination – How To Do It

Breast Self Examination (BSE) involves checking your own breasts regularly once a month. This helps...

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Prostate Cancer: What You Need To Know?

In Singapore, prostate cancer is the third most common cancer diagnosed in men. Here is...

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Learn About Secondary Breast Cancer

When cancer strikes again Patients who survive cancer can get hit again by a different...

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Healthy Eating And Cancer Prevention

Maintaining a healthy lifestyle by eating right and engaging in sports to keep fit, play...

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Going Back To Work After Cancer: 4 Ways To Cope Better

A counsellor from Parkway Cancer Centre, talks about how you can cope better when returning...

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Genetic Profiling Gives More Cancer Treatment Options

By testing for genetic mutations, doctors can provide better treatment for some types of breast,...

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Common Cancers Affecting Women

The cancers that most affect women are breast, colorectal and lung cancers. Knowing about these...

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Cancer Basics – Clearing Up Confusion & Misunderstanding

Cancer: Why is it so confusing? It is one of the top killers in the...

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Breast Cancer Screening: Why Bother?

Screen early, screen often Breast cancer is the no. 1 cancer among women in the...

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When Your Child Has Cancer: Explaining To The Children When They Are Diagnosed With Cancer

It can be challenging to explain to a child that he/she has been diagnosed with...

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Myths About Breast Cancer

1. If I have bigger breast, I have a higher chance of getting breast cancer...

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Helping Children When A Family Member Has Cancer

When a person is diagnosed with cancer, the entire family, including the children, are also...

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Food Safety Guidelines When Eating In

During cancer treatment, particularly chemotherapy and radiation therapy, your immune system is often compromised, making...

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Does Sugar Feed Cancer Cells?

Carbohydrate is the main source of energy for our body, and our brain. Carbohydrate is...

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Caregiving Self Help

Cancer does not only affect the patients, but also their caregivers. You may experience new...

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Can I Take Supplements During Treatment?

Many types of supplements promising various health benefits and claims are available in the market....

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Are There Any Food Or Diets That Cause Cancer?

There is the general concept that constant or out-of-control inflammation in the body leads to...

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10 Things You Need To Know About Cancer Prevention

1. Some Viruses Can Cause Cancer You know that smoking (and passive smoking) as well...

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6 Foods To Boost Your Immune System Naturally

Oats and whole grain products Whole wheat products not only deliver a good mix of...

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Can I Have Children After Cancer?

For a cancer survivor, deciding to have a baby raises special considerations. Both male and...

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Warning Signs And Symptoms Of Cancer

It may be known as the “silent killer”, but cancer often comes with symptoms and...

           

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