Health diary: Celebrate Speech Therapy Day

TODAY, DEC 8

CELEBRATE SPEECH THERAPY DAY

Find out more about swallowing and communication difficulties associated with various medical conditions and the role of speech therapists at this event.

Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Level 1, main atrium; 10am to 4pm. Free.

For more information, e-mail speech_therapy@ttsh.com.sg


THURSDAY, DEC 10

HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR EYESIGHT

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Learn more about Lasik and a newer method of laser correction, Relex Smile, at this public forum by Singapore National Eye Centre.

Singapore National Eye Centre auditorium, Level 4; 6.30pm to 8.15pm. $5 (includes refreshments).

To register, SMS full name and mobile number to 9710-8463 or go to: www.sneclaservisioncentre.com.sg


SUNDAY, DEC 13

FREE HEALTH SCREENING

Ang Mo Kio residents can enjoy free visual acuity tests, X-ray and health screening, which includes tests for BMI, blood pressure, blood glucose, cholesterol and iron deficiency.

Sata CommHealth Ang Mo Kio Medical Centre, Block 715, Ang Mo Kio Avenue 6, 01-4008/4010; 9am-1pm.

Free, except for mammography ($32.10). To register for mammography screening, pre-physiotherapy assessment or bone mineral densitometry, call 6244-6688 by Dec 11.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on December 08, 2015, with the headline 'Health diary: Celebrate Speech Therapy Day'. Print Edition | Subscribe