For all, for life?

MediShield Life changes for cancer treatments explained

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Treatments cost more as more people are getting cancer and newer drugs with higher price tags come on the market. These are among the reasons the Health Ministry has targeted cancer treatment for its latest change to the national health insurance scheme MediShield Life. Insight takes a look at what this means for Singapore.

When resources are limited, hard choices must be made.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 28, 2021, with the headline For all, for life? . Subscribe