Hamstring or calf muscle tears – How To Speed Up The Healing Process?

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Credit: GLOBAL.ESPN.COM – Manchester United forward Alexis Sanchez could be sidelined for “a long time” due to a hamstring injury.

Hamstring (thigh) or gastrocnemius (calf) muscle tears are common in sports such as soccer or running. It is a very debilitating injury which can put you out of action for 12 weeks or more.

Do you know that you can shorten your healing time and return to sports much quicker if you use platelet-rich plasma injections to speed up the healing process?

This is a Ministry Of Health approved indication for platelet-rich plasma injections.

Read more about it => Muscle Tears and Strains Treatments 

 

Osteoporosis – BODY SOS, 小毛病大问题 with Dr Victor Seah on Channel 8 TV

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The segment on Osteoporosis in BODY SOS, 小毛病大问题 with Dr Victor Seah was aired on Channel 8 on 16 Nov 2018.

For those of you who had the chance to watch the program, we hope it has given you a better understanding of Osteoporosis and how to manage it.

If you have missed the show, click here to catch it on Toggle TV.

Contact DR VICTOR SEAH to learn more about Osteoporosis and its treatment.

Raising awareness of the ‘forgotten cancer’ – Sarcoma

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Sarcoma Cancer Awareness

Emma Oldager, 16, was only nine when she was first diagnosed with cancer and told her left leg would be amputated. Photo Credit: Najeer Yusof/ TODAY

The story of an amazing teenager who swam 400 laps to raise awareness about Sarcoma!

Sarcoma is an aggressive form of bone cancer that usually presents in teenagers as bone pain. The symptoms can be vague and might be dismissed as growing pains.

If your teen complains of bone and joint pain especially at night and at rest, do take it more seriously and have an ORTHOPAEDIC SPECIALIST to check it out.

Read more about Emma Oldager’s challenges with Sarcoma Cancer.

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