The mere mention of penile cancer conjures up much fear and uncertainty among public imagination, especially among grown men. It is not a common cancer in Singapore, hence it is not well known to the public. We shall explore more details in this article about this little known cancer. What exactly is penile cancer? Penile […]
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Eczema is an uncomfortable condition where parts of the skin become itchy, rough, inflamed, and in worst cases, ooze puss. Characterized by red patches and blisters, they are a great discomfort and are projected to plague a number of people in our population. In this article, we will go over the various types of Eczema, […]
Scabies are one of the more uncommon STIs (Sexually Transmitted Infections) present in Singapore. As it is rarely seen in a clinic setting and the signs are often unremarkable, it can be easily missed by both patient and the doctor. So what exactly is scabies? We will talk about it in a little more detail […]
Syphilis is a Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) caused by the bacteria Treponema Pallidum. It is a systemic infection with a multitude of signs and symptoms depending on the stage of the infection. As such, syphilis is also known as “the Great Imitator” because the clinical presentation may appear similar to many other diseases. There are […]
From time to time, there has been reports on the news about people suffering ill effects after taking unlicensed, unverified health products which claim to boost the “virility” and “sexual prowess” of men. In fact, these illegal products often contain different pharmaceutical compounds. In 2008, 10 people died after taking them for sexual enhancement. Diabetes […]
The frenulum is the piece of skin that attaches the foreskin to the head of the penis (glans penis). In some men, this part may be short or tight. During intercourse it may be at higher risk of getting torn. I feel pain and there is bleeding, did I injure or tear my frenulum? One […]
This is a very common question that I get from patients who come to see me. Some are worried about contracting STDs when giving or receiving hand jobs or masturbation from another person. Generally speaking, there is very little risk of contracting STDs from a hand job. Even though it is low risk, it is […]
Anorgasmia as the persistent absence of attaining orgasm after sufficient sexual stimulation, which causes personal distress. Related to anorgasmia is delayed orgasm, where a person can still achieve orgasm, but with much difficulty. Delayed orgasm is seen as a less severe form of anorgasmia. These 2 conditions are on the other end of the spectrum […]
Anal warts are definitely not a topic for polite conversation. As an affliction upon one of the more intimate parts of the human body, patients frequently have multiple concerns regarding cosmetic appearance, stigmatization, personal health and sexual relationships. It is also not commonly brought up to their spouses or doctors. We are here to find […]
Male Menopause – Andropause In women, menopause is the time in the women’s life that menstruation and ovulation ends as a result of decreased hormone production. It is diagnosed after a lady has not had a menstrual period in 12 months. Menopause usually occurs in a lady when she hits her late 40s or 50s, […]
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