Health Diary

FRIDAY, OCT 23

RADIOTHERAPY FOR BREAST CANCER

Get an overview of radiotherapy in the treatment of breast cancer at this talk titled A Personalised Approach To Radiotherapy.

National University Hospital, Health Education Hub, Main Building 1, Level 1. 1pm to 2pm. Free. To register, call 6772-2184.

SATURDAY, OCT 24

LET'S TALK ABOUT SEX

Learn the truth about sex, sexually transmitted infections, exercises for better sexual health and other related topics at this event titled Get Talking About Sexual Health.

KK Women's and Children's Hospital Auditorium (Training Centre), Level 1, Women's Tower. 1.15pm to 5.20pm. $10 per person or $15 for a couple. For more information, call 6394-5038 (weekdays, 8.30am to 5.30pm) or go to www.kkh.com.sg/events

NEW STROKE TREATMENTS

Learn about the latest developments in stroke treatment and get tips on how to reduce the chances of getting a stroke and prevent subsequent ones at this seminar titled Stroke And You: What's New in the Battle Against Stroke?

Raffles Hospital, Learning Centre, Level 11. 2pm to 5.30pm, registration starts at 1.45pm.

Free. To register, go to bit.ly/1K5A3Ci, e-mail neuroscience@rafflesmedical.com or call 6311-2250.

BUILD STRONGER BONES

Head to this forum, Are Bad Bones Weighing You Down?, to learn more about osteoporosis, how food and exercise can help build bone strength and more.

Singapore General Hospital, Deck on 9, Block 6 Level 9. 1.30pm to 4.30pm. $5.

To register, call 6576-7658 between 9.30am and 5.30pm on weekdays.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 20, 2015, with the headline 'Health Diary'. Print Edition | Subscribe