Articles

Compilation of articles written by our Clinical Oncologists, Dietitian, Physiotherapist & Cancer Survivors.

Can Oral Sex Cause Cancer?

October 2nd, 2017|

Can Oral Sex Cause Cancer? Dr Ho Kean Fatt, MBBChBAO (Belfast), MRCP (UK), FRCR (UK), MD (Manchester) 2nd October 2017 Dr Ho Kean Fatt Can oral sex cause cancer? [...]

Support, Cancer & Care

September 28th, 2017|

Support, Care & Cancer Story of Bapak Andre Written & Interviewed by Alexandra Cheah, Community Development Intern, 2017 When we walked into his room for his interview, Bapak Andre [...]

Are Cancer Patients Encouraged To Exercise?

September 19th, 2017|

Are Cancer Patients Encouraged To Exercise?  20th September 2017, Physiotherapist Murna, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Yes, cancer patients are encouraged to exercise. Here are the five reasons why exercise [...]

Every Voice Counts

June 16th, 2017|

Every Voice Counts ‘I couldn’t believe that it was me,’ said Rofinus. For a guy who doesn’t smoke, doesn’t drink and lead a rather healthy lifestyle, Rofinus is sharing the [...]

Miracle Happened at Stage 4

June 16th, 2017|

Miracle Happened at Stage 4 I experienced goosebumps as Tjoe Tjay Huan recounted her cancer-fighting journey to me. This lady, affectionately known as Wanda by her friends and family, [...]

To Grill or Not to Grill?

June 16th, 2017|

To Grill or Not to Grill? Is eating grilled meat safe? Over recent years, many studies have shown that meat cooked at high temperature may increase the risk of [...]

Nutrition Facts About Chicken

June 15th, 2017|

Nutrition Facts About Cancer Lean chicken breast is high in protein but low in fat. High protein diets may play a significant role in helping cancer patients to maintain [...]

Does Lemon Water Detox Work?

June 14th, 2017|

Does Lemon Water Detox Work? Advocates of detox dieting say that lemon water is good for removing toxins or harmful substances from the body. However, there is no scientific evidence [...]

Can Vegetarian Diet Prevent Cancer?

April 29th, 2017|

Can Vegetarian Diet Prevent Cancer? It is reasonable to suggest that a vegetarian diet has health-promoting features because of low saturated fat, high in fiber, vitamins and phytochemicals. It’s [...]

Dietary Cholesterol & Cancer

April 28th, 2017|

Dietary Cholesterol & Cancer Cholesterol was back in the headlines recently as the new U.S. Dietary Guidelines has removed the limit on cholesterol intake. However, the guidelines stated that [...]

Is Chicken Cancerous

April 28th, 2017|

Is Chicken Cancerous? Is chicken cancerous?      There is no scientific evidence to show that eating white meat, such as chicken, can increase cancer risk. Chicken and other types of [...]