Managing the 3 Highs for Stroke Prevention

Join our webinar on 28 August 2021, from 2pm to 3pm.

For first 500 webinar registrants only.

You'll get a basic health screening to screen for diabetes, high blood pressure and high blood cholesterol - common risk factors for stroke and heart disease

Terms and conditions apply.  

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Please note that this webinar is only open to residents residing in Singapore. 

 

Did you know that stroke is the top reason for Aviva’s severe disability claims?

Expert speakers from the medical, caregiving and financial fields will tell you everything you need to know about stroke prevention and management. Arm yourself with valuable tips on how to properly manage the 3 Highs – high cholesterol, high blood pressure and high blood sugar – to avoid dread diseases such as heart disease and stroke. Gather insights from the personal journey of a caregiver who bounced back from a stroke and overcame mobility challenges to become a professional caregiver to severely disabled patients. Discover ways to protect your finances against the potential cost of severe disability. Join us at our webinar and take this important step to empower yourself against one of Singapore’s biggest health concerns.

*Based on new claims Aviva processed from 1 January 2018 to 30 June 2020. 

Managing the 3 Highs for Stroke Prevention

Speaker: Dr. Nathaniel Ng, General Practitioner and Medical Director at Jaga-Me Medical Home Care

He will cover: 

  • The big picture on the 3 Highs (high cholesterol, high blood pressure and high blood sugar) in Singapore: the statistics and risk factors
  • Could a more affluent lifestyle be making you more susceptible to the 3 Highs from a young age?
  • The short-term and long-term risks of poor management of the 3 Highs
  • Easy ways to avoid heart disease, stroke and Type 2 diabetes
  • Understanding the link between stroke and severe disability

How I went from a helpless stroke patient to helping disabled people

Speaker: Anthony Lim, recovered stroke patient who’s now a professional caregiver

He will cover: 

  • How a stroke at 46 shook my world
  • What living with reduced mobility for seven years meant for me
  • Personal tips to overcome the hidden challenges of caring for a severely disabled person
  • How to choose the appropriate level of care for a disabled family member
  • The importance of having the right emotional and financial support for a meaningful life

Is It Too Soon to Plan for Severe Disability?

Speaker: Tng Jin Yau, Manager, Affinity Channel at Aviva Ltd

He will cover: 

  • ElderShield vs CareShield Life: How the two government schemes provide financial support in the event of severe disability 
  • The true cost of long-term care in Singapore
  • Are CareShield Life supplements necessary?

This is published for general information only and does not have regard to the specific investment objectives, financial situation and particular needs of any specific person. Information is accurate as at August 2021.