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Author Since: 2015-06-11 08:21:41

Website: http://www.womens-health.sg

Bio: MBBS, BMEDSC (MELBOURNE), MRCP (UK), MMED (SINGAPORE) Dr Rachel Ng graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2009, with a double degree in Medicine and Medical Science. She is extremely passionate about promoting women's health and wellness in Singapore. As a female herself, she understands the unique concerns and needs of women as patients, and works actively towards optimising their health.

Breast Cancer and Screening

BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH 2017 October marks the start of Singapore’s Breast Cancer Awareness Month! In conjunction with October’s Breast Cancer Awareness Mont

   
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Free Pap Smear 2017

Good news ladies! Get your FREE PAP SMEAR!  As part of the Women’s Gynaecological Awareness Month (WGCAM) Campaign 2017 by Singapore Cancer Society, 5 of our clinics have r

   

Herpes Treatment & Testing Clinic (Singapore)

    What is herpes? Herpes is a common sexually transmitted disease, and is caused by infection with the herpes simplex virus (HSV).

   

Bisexual and Lesbian Health

Find out about Bisexual and Lesbian Health! We’re all aware that as women, we have unique health issues.

   

Pre-conception Screening

Planning to get pregnant? If you’re considering starting a family, then its time to think about Pre-conception screening! Pre-conception screening is a comprehensive and holi

   

Adult Acne

Acne. The word typically conjures the mental image of a spotty teenager, enduring the painful rite of puberty.

   

2 Health Checks You Need at Every Age!

As a woman, it’s natural to want to look and feel your best at all times.   However, life can often be stressful and overwhelming.

   

Emergency Contraception

Worried about falling pregnant after an unsafe sexual encounter?   Emergency contraception, or the “morning after pill”, can help you to prevent pregnancy.

   

Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID)

Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is a serious and potentially life-threatening infection that occurs due to sexually transmitted diseases.

   

5 Causes of Vaginal Itch

Vaginal itch can be inconvenient and bothersome.    If you’re suffering from this, you’re not alone! Vaginal itch is one of the commonest complaints amongst women.

   

Fertility Screening Packages

Trying for a baby? Have you been trying to conceive for a while without success?   Fertility screening is a simple way of assessing the your chances of falling pregnant.

   

Fertility screening for couples

Are you considering fertility screening? Well, you’re not alone.

   

STD / STI

Worried about a sexually transmitted disease (STD) or sexually transmitted infection (STI) ? If you suspect you have an STD/STI, don’t hesitate to talk to your doctor about i

   

STD Testing for Women

Wondering whether to get an STD/STI test?    STD testing should be done regularly, as many STDs don’t cause symptoms.

   

Menopause

Menopause usually occurs in your 40s or 50s. It is a natural biological process that first results in lessening of your periods, followed by complete cessation.

   

Irregular Periods and Missed Periods

Most women will experience missed periods or irregular periods in their lifetime. Menstrual irregularities include changes in timing, frequency and volume of your period.

   

10 Causes of Heavy Periods

Suffering from heavy bleeding? Find out the 10 causes of Heavy Periods.   It’s often difficult for women to recognise whether their bleeding is abnormal.

   

Vaginal discharge

The majority of women will have vaginal discharge – but how do you tell if this is abnormal? Normal vaginal discharge is usually clear/white and odourless and should not be a

   

Bleeding after sex – Is it SERIOUS?

Bleeding after sex can be frightening and distressing for ladies.

   

Fertility screening in men

Are you ready to start a family but have thus far been unsuccessful? It may be time to visit your doctor to have some tests done with the aim to improve your chances of conceiving