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.
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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-...
HealthToday chats with an eye specialist on the condition known as ‘lazy eye’. [Read More]
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-... [Read More]
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Mosquitoes are mostly feared because they spread dengue fever and malaria. But did you know they also spread a host of other diseases like Japanese Encephalitis? [Read More]
The female code, that is. HealthToday sets the record straight on some of the popular myths surrounding our lady parts. [Read More]
Given the threat of dengue, don’t feel bad about killing as many eggs and baby mosquitoes as you can find. [Read More]
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The deadly threat of dengue doesn’t just lie in a single attack. A subsequent attack can happen, possibly deadlier than the one before. [Read More]
Men don’t like talking about premature ejaculation, but most of them wonder whether they have it. And if they have it, what they can do to overcome it. [Read More]
Guys, great news: caffeine may just be the sought-after solution to hair loss. [Read More]
Spine and orthopaedic surgeon Dr Eugene Wong addresses some common concerns on a familiar predicament – neck pain. [Read More]
A simple wound may become a dangerous complication for a diabetic if proper care is not given. [Read More]
Lung cancer is one of the most serious and common cancers, and yet it is often one of the most misunderstood. [Read More]
If you are an “A” for apathy, it’s time to change that. Let’s make it an “A” for action! [Read More]
Dengue is a threat to all Malaysians, regardless of age and health status. A clinical microbiologist reviews the current dengue situation of this country. [Read More]
The first dengue haemorrhagic fever epidemic in Malaysia occurred in Penang in 1962. Here is that story. [Read More]
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Registered Chiropractor Dr Rita Wong tells us why spinal health matters. [Read More]
Injuries like cuts and burns are pretty common, especially in children. Learn how to treat these injuries quickly and prevent infection. [Read More]
Around 30% of people with psoriasis would develop a debilitating, often painful condition called psoriatic arthritis. A consultant rheumatologist shines the spotlight on this condition. [Read More]
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