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-...
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Dr. Kim Wong, a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist talks about vaginitis. [Read More]
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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]
“Mom has passed away and I don’t want you to go too!” – Mr Ithnin’s daughter to her father. [Read More]
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Early detection of chronic kidney disease can catch the disease at its early stages. [Read More]
The use of trans fatty acids in processed foods will be a thing of the past for US residents in a few years. Will Malaysia follow suit? [Read More]
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When you think of cancer, what instantly comes to mind might be cancer of the breast, lungs or perhaps, cervix. But Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon Dr Colin Ng says there is another cancer w... [Read More]
Strep throat can be uncomfortable and even painful. Worse, it’s contagious, so stamp it out before it spreads! [Read More]
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! [Read More]
Excessive fatigue may be due to not getting enough iron in your diet. Consultant paediatrician Dr. See Kwee Ching “irons” out the truth concerning this vital nutrient, especially for women intending... [Read More]
A dyslexic student’s diagnosis of her condition is both empowering and reassuring. [Read More]
Experts come together to address two of Man’s “secret shames” while unveiling a promising new solution. [Read More]
Does breast cancer spell the end to intimacy? HealthToday speaks to Consultant Medical Oncologist Dr Azura Rozila Ahmad to get to the bottom of the matter. [Read More]
HealthToday chats with an eye specialist on the condition known as ‘lazy eye’. [Read More]
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