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25% of cancers diagnosed in Singapore are rare cancers – and young people are more likely to have them

Doctors do not fully understand why rare cancers tend to inflict teens and young adults, but it is likely a combination of both complex genetic and environmental factors, Dr Chan from NCCS says.
My symptoms started to kick in while I was on holiday in Greece.

What it’s really like to have Lyme disease, an illness that’s difficult to diagnose and can take years to recover from

Lyme disease has a huge range of symptoms including fever, mood changes, joint and nerve pain, and severe fatigue.
If you try to sweat out a cold, you risk dehydration.

You can’t sweat out a cold, and trying to could make it harder for you to recover

Doctors don't recommend trying to sweat out a cold. It's a misconception that this will help. In reality, it can dehydrate you and worsen the illness.
Maia Emmons-Boring.

A woman says she found out her mother’s gynecologist used his own sperm to conceive her after submitting DNA to Ancestry.com

A woman in Texas has filed a lawsuit against a Colorado gynecologist accusing him of using his own sperm to artificially inseminate several women — including her own mother.
Surgeons are among the highest paid doctors.

The 15 highest-paying jobs for doctors

Not all doctor jobs pay the really big bucks.
Hew now has 21 teeth.

Dentists pulled more than 500 teeth from a 7-year-old boy’s mouth

For context, most children have about 20 teeth and adults have 32.
A pregnant woman attends a sonogram at a local hospital in Shanghai (file photo).

One of Toronto’s top doctors induced labor in pregnant women without their consent for years so he could bill more for deliveries

Paul Shuen, who worked at Toronto’s North York General hospital for more than 30 years, tried to maximize his income by performing more deliveries.

Court clears doc fined $100k for not telling patient of side effects

The judges said: "We are satisfied that there has been a miscarriage of justice and that Dr Lim's conviction must be set aside."
Gynecologists can screen for certain cancers and do important examinations.

6 myths about going to the gynecologist that you need to stop believing

Gynecologist appointments aren't just for people who are pregnant or trying to conceive. These doctors can also screen you for certain cancers.
Don't lie to your doctor. They're there to help.

13 lies you should never tell your doctor, according to 2 doctors

You might think that telling a little white lie to your doctor isn't that big of a deal, but it could impact the treatment and advice you receive.