Articles

Articles written by our Clinical Oncologists, Dietitian & Cancer Survivors.

Oncology

How CyberKnife Works

October 31st, 2019|

How It Works The CyberKnife Robotic Radiosurgery system features a sophisticated robotic arm which has the ability to track tumor movement and offers non-invasive alternative to surgery. [...]

Lung Cancer & CyberKnife

February 25th, 2019|

Lung Cancer & CyberKnife Dr Cheah Soon Keat, MD (Unimas), Master of Clinical Oncology (UM), Fellowship in Clinical Oncology (Houston, USA) 27th February 2019 Dr Cheah [...]

Prostate Cancer & CyberKnife

August 20th, 2018|

Prostate Cancer & CyberKnife Professor Dr Eric Yeoh, Volunteer Clinical Oncologist 20th August 2018 Prof. Dr. Eric Yeoh Radiotherapy and surgery (radical prostatectomy) are the only two [...]

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? [...]

Survivor Stories

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 [...]

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, [...]

I’m My Own Hero

April 13th, 2017|

I Am My Own Hero From moping over what he had to go through to finally coming to terms with it, like many other cancer patients, Michael has experienced it [...]

The Questionaire

April 13th, 2017|

Survivor's Questionaire ADELAIDE CHONG also did not turn us down when we approached her to answer this questionnaire. Before her bout with cancer, she had also lived life in the [...]

Memoirs of Survivors

April 12th, 2017|

Memoirs of Survivors It was May 1988.That day at Convent Green Lane canteen, a group of lady teachers was discussing breast-self examination. As I was not an expert in this [...]

Survivors are Champions

April 12th, 2017|

Survivors are Champions Survivors are champions, it is true. U will agree Survivors are fighters too. Remember, the cancer journey is not so rough as it may seem. Victoriously, I have [...]

In The Eighties

April 12th, 2017|

In the Eighties In the eighties, there was not much talk of breast self examination and although I heard a faint call for BSE, one night on Wednesday April 19, [...]

Survivor Mari

April 12th, 2017|

Survivor Mari May 2009. Mari felt the lump on her abdomen getting bigger. "I had noticed the lump earlier. There was no pain. I was losing weight and my appetite [...]

Dietary

Fruits Omelette

November 13th, 2019|

Fruits Omelette 13th November 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Wonder how a savoury omelette can go with sweet fruits? You always can try something different, especially when [...]

Potato Hash with Fried Eggs

November 5th, 2019|

Potato Hash with Fried Eggs 6th November 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Hash is a culinary dish consisting of chopped up meat, potatoes, and onions fried in [...]

Potato & Egg Scramble

October 15th, 2019|

Potato & Egg Scramble 16th October 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Potato is a great alternative to white rice, especially when patients are getting bored with [...]

Long Bean Omelette

September 4th, 2019|

Long Bean Omelette 4th September 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Long bean is one of the popular vegetables consumed in Malaysia. Long bean is also known [...]

Spinach Soup with Eggs

July 31st, 2019|

Spinach Soup with Eggs 31st July 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Spinach, also known as “Bayam” in Bahasa Malaysia is a very common green [...]

Scrambled Eggs with Chinese Chives

July 24th, 2019|

Scrambled Eggs with Chinese Chives 25th July 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Chinese chives or garlic chives knowns as “Jiu Cai” in Mandarin, or “Goo Chye” [...]

Scrambled Eggs with Glass Noodles

July 16th, 2019|

Scrambled Eggs with Glass Noodles 17th July 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Glass noodles or pronounced in Cantonese - “Fun See”, in Hokkien – “Tang [...]

Coffee & Cancer

July 9th, 2019|

Coffee & Cancer 10th July 2019, Jenni Allan, Freelance Author Is it safe for cancer patients to drink coffee? People love to drink a hot cup of coffee [...]

Egg Sandwich

July 2nd, 2019|

Egg Sandwich 3rd June 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Thinking of some quick bites? Try egg sandwich! Eggs are the ideal ingredient to have in [...]

How to Prepare Egg Sauce?

June 26th, 2019|

How to Prepare Egg Sauce 25th June 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital A thick and tangy sauce with egg chunks is best for breaded fish [...]

Cheesy Fried Rice with Eggs

June 19th, 2019|

Cheesy Fried Rice with Eggs 19th June 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Protein is found in both animal and plant foods. Animal sources of [...]

Stir-Fried Pumpkin with Eggs

May 21st, 2019|

Stir-Fried Pumpkin with Eggs 22nd May 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Pumpkins are nutritious, delicious and easy to cook. Its soft and mushy [...]

Egg in a Mug

May 9th, 2019|

Egg in a Mug 10th May 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Are you in a rush or always strapped for time to prepare your breakfast? Eggs [...]

Macaroni Egg and Broccoli Cheese

April 9th, 2019|

Macaroni Egg & Broccoli Cheese 10th April 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Eggs are well-known for their high-quality protein, which boast a complete amino acid [...]

Steamed Eggs with Minced Chicken

March 18th, 2019|

Steamed Eggs with Minced Chicken 18th March 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Protein is found in both animal and plant foods. Animal sources of protein include meat, poultry, fish, eggs, [...]

Fluffy Scrambled Eggs

February 26th, 2019|

Fluffy Scrambled Eggs 27th February 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Protein has many essential body functions such as:Formation and maintenance of muscles, connective tissues, blood cells, enzymes, & hormonesTransporting many [...]

Golden Fried Rice with Eggs

February 18th, 2019|

Golden Fried Rice with Eggs 18th February 2019, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Getting bored with white rice? Give fried rice a try. Fried rice is one [...]

Choco Malt with Oral Nutritional Supplement

August 6th, 2018|

Choco Malt with Nutrition Supplement Drink 6th August 2018, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital What is Oral Nutritional Supplement? Oral nutritional supplement (your dietitian may call it [...]