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  07.04.2022

According to the World Health Organisation, 70% of deaths worldwide today are ...

  27.03.2022

From microbiomes, gut health, and leaky gut syndrome … it’s all gut feel.

  21.03.2022

Not sure what you should be asking your gynaecologist during your annual ...

  21.03.2022

Preparation for a safe pregnancy for both mother and baby

  14.03.2022

Women are under intense scrutiny to be more perfect than ever, thanks to social ...

  14.03.2022

So, you think you know everything about being a new parent? Try this quiz!

  10.03.2022

I assist with all aspects of the renal transplant process. These include ...

  07.03.2022

In this modern-day and age, women are facing more societal pressure than ever ...

  07.03.2022

“Rice cookers can cause cancer”, “The COVID-19 vaccine will increase your ...

  15.02.2022

World Cancer Day’s new three-year ‘Close the Care Gap’ theme from 2022 to ...

  27.01.2022

If you asked Dr Ong Shong Meng to choose another career, he would choose to be ...

  26.01.2022

We all know that exercise is beneficial to our health. Besides managing our ...

  20.01.2022

Like a familiar taxi driver who needs no navigation; Dr Syed Abdullah ...

  19.01.2022

Some Quick Facts about Post COVID-19 Syndrome

  19.01.2022

The emergence and spread of the Covid-19 virus has greatly changed our everyday ...

  19.01.2022

It is likely a disorder of hair follicle occlusion and directly related to ...

  18.01.2022

Arrhythmia may feel like heart racing, pounding or fluttering and is often ...

  14.01.2022

Dr Norzila Mohamed Zainuddin knew she wanted to become a doctor the moment ...

  12.01.2022

Our hearts speed up when we feel happy or when we are nervous. In fact, ...

  07.01.2022

When I was young, I used to dream of being an air stewardess. However, being ...

  05.01.2022

Movement may be the simplest thing in the world. We hardly give a thought to ...

  05.01.2022

COVID-19 symptoms that linger for weeks or months after the patient recovers is ...

  17.12.2021

Emergencies can happen any time, even when we are at the comforts of our homes. ...

  17.12.2021

Stroke can strike anyone, anytime – recovery is possible and is different for ...

  17.12.2021

Many leading cancers have no clear-cut symptoms in their earliest stages. These ...

  02.09.2021

Single-incision laparoscopy surgery (SILS) is a safe and one of the least ...

  21.07.2021

Anyone can experience cardiac arrest, and everyone can learn to save a person ...

  26.04.2021

Stroke directly injures the brain, which may make adapting to life after ...

  31.01.2021

Your child is not being spiteful. Find out why wet nights happen and how to ...

  16.01.2021

Behind the face of soft-spoken warmth is a tenacious doctor who won't give up ...

  30.12.2020

The surgeon found time to have a casual chat with us before getting into gear ...

  15.12.2020

The doctor was unruffled, gentle, and in good spirits to share his stories.

  15.11.2020

Anger can feel so powerful, but it does not have to be that way.

  20.06.2020

Sunway Medical Centre implemented negative-pressure rooms, cabins and isopods ...

  12.06.2020

Is it harmful to wash your hands frequently?

  26.05.2020

Since first being recorded late last year in China, COVID-19 has spread around ...

  26.05.2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted people in many forms, and it is clear that ...

  12.04.2020

Meet DJ Liang Kim Loong (梁金龙). If you are an Ai FM listener, you might ...

  21.03.2020

Colorectal cancer incidences amongst adults below the age of 50 years old ...

  17.03.2020

Bowie first discovered numerous small lumps on her neck in 2017

  12.03.2020

Nasopharyngeal Cancer (NPC) is a malignant tumour arising from the mucosa of ...

  05.03.2020

Cold, emotionless rooms. The astringent smell of disinfectant mixed with fear, ...

  28.02.2020

All too often we hear of someone we know- dying suddenly, without warning, ...

  15.02.2020

If you have been reading the news lately, you have surely heard of the ...

  15.02.2020

The traffic is massive, and you’re driving alone. That’s not unusual for ...

  15.02.2020

Nosophobia is the excessive fear of contracting a specific disease like HIV, ...

  03.02.2020

Cadaver. A cold, lifeless body lying on a cold, hard slab.

  21.01.2020

The word ‘cancer’ is always associated with fear - fear of pain and ...

  14.01.2020

Though childhood cancers are rare, that does not mean that parents should not ...

  09.01.2020

Pneumonia is an infection that fills the lungs with fluid/pus, causing cough ...

  09.01.2020

I was a little boy when I first had the habit of closing my eyes and observing ...

  07.01.2020

Oh, no! You are tired, coughing and have a runny nose. Is it influenza (flu) or ...

  04.01.2020

Recipe for a Healthy Heart

  04.01.2020

Did you know that the human heart has the most powerful muscle in the human ...

  04.01.2020

The heart is one of the strongest muscles in the body

  04.01.2020

This unproven theory is based on lab studies that suggest cancer cells thrive ...

  04.01.2020

Today, cancer remains the largest cause of mortality in the world, claiming ...

  04.01.2020

Most cases of sudden death stem from heart diseases.

  04.01.2020

Cancer is the disease caused by uncontrolled cell division and growth in a part ...

  03.01.2020

There are many types of heart disease.

  03.01.2020

Atherosclerosis is often known as hardening of blood vessels.

  03.01.2020

A human heart is roughly the size of a large fist.

  23.12.2019

Doktor, Saya Banyak Sedih (I’m Sad, Doctor.)

  04.09.2019

It is estimated that there currently are approximately 140 million contact lens ...

  04.09.2019

It is extremely rare for it to happen.

  04.09.2019

LASIK is a common term since its launch in the late 90’s, people tend to ...

  04.09.2019

How I wish I never need eye-glasses in these situations

  06.08.2019

The life line of a Haemodialysis patient

  17.07.2019

Major Depressive Disorder (a.k.a. Clinical Depression) is a severe medical ...

  17.07.2019

Major Depressive Disorder (a.k.a. Clinical Depression) is a severe medical ...

  17.07.2019

Effective treatment of cancer is more than just the physical aspects - surgery, ...

  17.07.2019

Depression is a common illness worldwide, with more than 300 million people ...

  12.07.2019

The heart’s major role is to deliver oxygen filled blood to all the organs of ...

  12.07.2019

We want a long, prosperous and healthy life.

  12.07.2019

Many people are not aware of the close connection between diabetes and heart ...

  12.07.2019

Heart disease is the leading cause of death for women in Malaysia.

  12.07.2019

It’s often misconstrued that heart disease afflicts mainly men.

  12.07.2019

Medical conditions and lifestyle choices can put people at a higher risk for ...

  25.06.2019

Botulinum toxin (BTX) is a neurotoxin produced by the gram negative bacteria, ...

  19.06.2019

A Dialysis Access is a site which is constructed to obtain easy access to the ...

  19.06.2019

The aorta is the largest artery (blood vessel) within the abdomen which carries ...

  19.06.2019

Varicose veins are enlarged superficial veins commonly arising in the legs. ...

  07.05.2019

DDH is a condition where the ball and socket joint fails to develop normally.

  07.05.2019

An allergy occurs when the body overreacts to a substance or ‘trigger’ that ...

  07.05.2019

Constipation means passing hard stools with difficulty, with stools that are ...

  07.05.2019

According to UNICEF, Edward Jenner demonstrated the value of immunization ...

  07.05.2019

Some children start out as picky eaters.

  07.05.2019

Cleft Lip and Palate (CLP) is a deformity caused by abnormal facial development ...

  07.05.2019

Children with recurrent cough, wheezing, chest tightness or shortness of breath ...

  07.05.2019

A febrile convulsion is a fit or seizure that occurs in children with fever.

  07.05.2019

This is what should normally happen during the critical period of development ...

  07.05.2019

Nutrition plays one of the most important roles in influencing a child’s ...

  07.05.2019

Play is a child’s work. Play is important for every child’s development and ...

  07.05.2019

It happens when part of ingested liquid, food or gas inside the stomach ...

  09.04.2019

Sports are essential part of modern living. We participate in sports for ...

  08.04.2019

Our eyes are one of the most vital organs in our body, but yet one of the most ...

  07.04.2019

Sinusitis is an inflammation of the membrane lining of the sinus cavity.  ...

  06.04.2019

Lumbar spine is the only bony link between our upper trunk and the pelvis or ...

  06.04.2019

50% of normal adults snore occasionally, and 25% are habitual snorers. Problem ...

  05.04.2019

Scoliosis is a condition where the spine or back bone becomes bent to the side ...

  05.04.2019

Alarmingly, approximately 1.5 million people die from lung cancer globally each ...

  05.04.2019

The leading cause of blindness among working age people in developed countries ...

  05.04.2019

Vision plays a crucial role in our lives from infancy to adulthood as our eyes ...

  05.04.2019

The colon is the large intestine with the rectum being the last part of the ...

  05.04.2019

For cancer patients in general, this is not a question of opinion but rather a ...

  04.04.2019

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma is a tumor arising from the epithelium of the ...

  04.04.2019

What is the cause? Am I having a stroke? Am I having a heart attack…. These ...

  04.04.2019

The prostate gland makes the fluid that forms part of semen. This gland sits ...

  04.04.2019

Proper ergonomic process is often the best method in preventing back injury. ...

  04.04.2019

It’s safe to say that all of us have at some point experienced back pain in ...

  04.04.2019

Although manufacturers recommend storing your insulin in the refrigerator, ...

  04.04.2019

Vertigo is the hallucination of movement. It is the cardinal symptom of disease ...

  04.04.2019

Diabetes, as we know, is a life-long disease. It is a hard disease to handle ...

  04.04.2019

Generally cancer during pregnancy is uncommon and the estimated incidence is 1 ...

  04.04.2019

Tinnitus is very common among my patients. It may be an intermittent sound or ...

  04.04.2019

Diabetes is a life-long disease that we frequently hear or read about in the ...

  04.04.2019

Do you experience pain in your heel when you’re awake and even after a long ...

  04.04.2019

Though it is not widely known, the skin is an organ. In fact, it is the largest ...

  04.04.2019

Breast cancer is the commonest cancer in women in Malaysia. It is estimated ...

  29.03.2019

Diabetes is a life-long disease that we frequently hear or read about in the ...

  21.03.2019

In untreated children, coronary artery aneurysms or ectasia can develop in up ...

  19.03.2019

Adult human skeleton consists of 206 bones. At birth we have 270 bones in our ...

  15.03.2019

Hearing loss is a condition that can affect any person at any such age, from a ...

  15.03.2019

Losing the ability to hear the world around you can be distressing. In this ...

  15.03.2019

Newborn or few years of age, a child with severe to profound hearing loss can ...