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05 Jun 2020
Fungal infections are generally mild and commonly affect the outer layer of the skin, nails and hair. Fungi that commonly cause infections include dermatophytes (eg, tinea), yeasts (eg, candida) and molds.
25 Jun 2020
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition which develops when reflux of stomach contents causes troublesome symptoms and/or complications.1 Audrey Abella speaks with Dr Tan Chi Chiu, gastroenterologist and senior consultant, Gastroenterology & Medicine International at Gleneagles Medical Centre, Singapore, to discuss how GERD can be addressed in the primary care setting.

Contraception (Patient Counselling Guide)

05 Jun 2020
Contraception, or birth control, refers to the different methods of preventing pregnancy. These methods may range from natural means to invasive (surgical) procedures. Each method has its own advantages and disadvantages, and offers a variety of options for couples. Some methods also provide protection against sexually transmitted diseases (STD). However, the efficiency of these methods would still depend on the user's compliance with the method and other prevailing circumstances eg, disease states or physiological conditions. Hence, 100% success rate should not be expected without abstinence from sexual activities. To decide on which method to use, it is best to seek medical advice as well as to discuss the options with one's partner. There are methods that the female or the male can do to prevent pregnancy.

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Most Read Articles
05 Jun 2020
Fungal infections are generally mild and commonly affect the outer layer of the skin, nails and hair. Fungi that commonly cause infections include dermatophytes (eg, tinea), yeasts (eg, candida) and molds.
25 Jun 2020
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is a condition which develops when reflux of stomach contents causes troublesome symptoms and/or complications.1 Audrey Abella speaks with Dr Tan Chi Chiu, gastroenterologist and senior consultant, Gastroenterology & Medicine International at Gleneagles Medical Centre, Singapore, to discuss how GERD can be addressed in the primary care setting.