According to the Straits Times article, 4,616 women below the age of 54 were diagnosed with breast cancer from 2011 to 2015. This compares to 4,577 from 2006 to 2010. This represents an increase of about 8.5%. However for late-stage breast cancer, the figures seem a lot more alarming increasing by a whooping 400% over [...]
Honest real sharing of someone who has been on the receiving end of some of our worst fears and came out alright all because of what she chose to invest in.
Ministry of Health’s announced its intent to establish benchmarks for doctors’ fees for surgeries and other procedures will be a healthy development in the healthcare sector especially for consumers.
Insurance company Aviva says that almost half of the car accidents which occur on any given Friday in Singapore take place during the post work rush, between 5.30pm to 8pm.
It is no surprise that we are all living in a world that is more detrimental to our health than in the previous generations. Blame it on global warming, stress, lifestyle or whatever, but the fact is we are more prone to sicknesses than ever. So the important question then is, have you sorted out [...]
Madam See pays S$50 for treatments every month after subsidies from Medishield Life, compared to the S$1,000 when she had not been covered by a health insurance scheme.
Travel insurance sales for trips to Latin America have surged as vacationers consider scrapping their plans to avoid the rapidly spreading Zika virus, one of the top U.S. providers, RoamRight, told Reuters on Monday.
About a month ago, my colleague Dennis Chan shared with readers the huge difference having health insurance made when it came to paying for the costly surgery needed to treat his daughter's scoliosis. I would like to share with you some basic mistakes that I have made, despite having a private health insurance plan, that [...]
Investing in unit trusts or equities can achieve potentially better returns and help diversify a portfolio but many people are put off by the high costs associated with these investments. Two polls conducted by The Sunday Times Invest with DBS Bank looked at both options. Our survey on unit trusts found 41 per cent of [...]