Articles

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

Oncology

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

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 [...]

Tempeh Stir-Fry with Tofu & Long Beans

April 26th, 2018|

Stir-Fried Tempeh with Tofu & Long Beans 26th April 2018, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Tempeh is a good source of protein. Malaysians and Indonesians will know this [...]

Stir-Fried Eggs with Tomatoes

April 17th, 2018|

Stir-Fried Eggs with Tomatoes 18th April 2018, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Eggs are good source of protein. When you use stir-frying method to cook eggs, you will turn [...]

Stir-Fried Long Beans with Egg

April 4th, 2018|

Stir-Fried Long Beans with Egg 4th April 2018, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Vegetables are low in energy and protein. How to increase the energy and protein [...]

Chicken & Broccoli Stir-Fry

March 29th, 2018|

Chicken & Broccoli Stir-Fry 29th March 2018, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital When you need a quick meal after a hard day’s work, stir-fry is a good [...]

How to Make a Healthy Stir-Fry?

March 16th, 2018|

How to Make a Healthy Stir-Fry? 16th March 2018, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Oil is not always bad. Oil can supply energy to your body. When [...]

Should You Use Oil For Cooking?

January 18th, 2018|

Should You Use Oil For Cooking? 18th January 2018, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Many patients are afraid to use oil for cooking. Back in the 1980s, [...]

Healthy Eating Over The Holidays

December 19th, 2017|

Healthy Eating Over The Holidays 20th December 2017, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Whether you’re celebrating Christmas or New Year, this coming holidays often involve friends, family [...]

What is Colostrum

December 5th, 2017|

What is Colostrum 5th December 2017, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Colostrum is the first milk secreted by mammals within the first few days after giving birth. [...]

How To Add Protein Into Your Meal

October 25th, 2017|

How To Add Protein Into Your Meal 25th October 2017, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Cancer patients who are undergoing treatment, need more protein than healthy [...]

Is Broccoli Good For Cancer Patients?

October 11th, 2017|

Is Broccoli Good For Cancer Patients? 11th October 2017, Dietitian Marcus Lee, Mount Miriam Cancer Hospital Cruciferous vegetables are a diverse group of plant that includes broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, kale, [...]