We all lose hair. On average, we lose about 100 hairs a day and that’s perfectly normal. But what happens when your locks start to thin and they don’t seem to be growing back?
We have seen how mutations in the gene can give rise to inheritable disorders. Now, let’s take a look at how genetic screening can help detect such disorders and prepare parents-to-be deal with any u...
We take a look at some of the common genetic and chromosomal disorders in our country today. And yes, they are two very different things. Read on to find out how.
Migraine or headache? How can you tell the difference?
Just when you thought flu-proofing your home was enough to keep you and your family safe, think again. There’s another flu hotspot – and it’s none other than the family car!
It is time to shed that belief that arthritis, especially osteoarthritis, is an “old people’s disease”. It affects people as young as 40. An orthopaedic surgeon offers more insight into this joint-...
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AbbVie Malaysia announces the approval of the first all-oral short course treatment for a certain type of Hepatitis C. [Read More]
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We have seen how mutations in the gene can give rise to inheritable disorders. Now, let’s take a look at how genetic screening can help detect such disorders and prepare parents-to-be deal with any u... [Read More]
It takes us a long time to understand and identify our genes, and that knowledge will help ourselves – and our children – in confronting diseases such as cancer, Alzheimer’s disease and more. [Read More]
Discover how your hopes of having a healthy child are no longer merely wishful thinking but a conceivable dream. [Read More]
Real men get counselling when the going gets too tough. [Read More]
Heart failure is not a death sentence. You can still lead a good life with proper treatment. [Read More]
Say hello to the Bifidobacteria, which lives in your gut and helps boost your health in the process. [Read More]
Stroke can be fatal, but medical advances continue to offer hope for improved survival rate. [Read More]
Pampering your brain is as important as taking care of the rest of you. [Read More]
A new treatment option can treat chronic hepatitis B in just 48 weeks. [Read More]
Patients with chronic kidney disease are at risk of anaemia, which will only worsen the condition. [Read More]
The road to being smoke-free can be bumpy, and you may be tempted to quit. Here are some tips on how to keep yourself motivated. [Read More]
When it comes to quitting the cigarette, the road ahead can be rocky. Fortunately, we have the technology to make things better. [Read More]
We hope the experiences of Mr Ithnin and Ms Mun have been both inspirational and motivational. Now let’s hear from the experts on how you can make that first step to quit smoking! [Read More]
“Seek help from a doctor or pharmacist, or do research to find out more about ways to quit smoking.” [Read More]
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