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.
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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-...
Tried everything to fix your sinus problem? How about cutting your nose? But not to spite your face! Read on to learn more about a safe, effective, minimally invasive surgical procedure for improving ... [Read More]
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to not worry about the biological clock? With recent advances in egg freezing, more women now have the option of embracing motherhood when they are ready a... [Read More]
A specialist from University Malaya Medical Centre helps provide some answers to the challenges of caregiving [Read More]
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The use of combined oral contraceptives can help women perform the Hajj without worrying about their period. [Read More]
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There are many diets out there which are designed for diabetics, but the tried-and-true regime of healthy and balanced diet along with regular exercise is never out of style. [Read More]
So you are diabetic, but do you know what you are putting into your mouth? [Read More]
Coping with changes can be hard, but nothing is impossible with the right attitude and perspective. [Read More]
Understanding type 2 diabetes mellitus is the first step in empowering you to take real actions in controlling the condition. [Read More]
Men are affected by erectile dysfunction (ED) after the age of 40. When a man has ED, he finds it difficult to achieve or maintain an erection during sex. [Read More]
The recent 3rd Women’s Health Summit Consensus Roundtable in Kuala Lumpur may just be one of the most important events of the year. HealthToday reports from the front row. [Read More]
AbbVie Malaysia announces the approval of the first all-oral short course treatment for a certain type of Hepatitis C. [Read More]
Help for erectile dysfunction is closer than you may think. Just talk to a doctor or a pharmacist. [Read More]
Let’s take a look at this possible side effect of cancer treatment. [Read More]
Here are some answers to commonly asked questions about the vaccine. [Read More]
Let’s take a closer look at how you can protect yourself and your loved ones from Japanese encephalitis. [Read More]
Asia is famous for its friendly multicultural people, delicious cuisines, magnificent architecture and more. On a darker note, there is also Japanese encephalitis – a uniquely Asian disease. [Read More]
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