Health Articles

A Diet For Healthy Blood
July 13, 2017
The lifespan of a normal blood cell is about 120 days. The red blood cell is completely replaced in four to six weeks while white plasma is replaced...
My VISION Is Stolen!!!
July 03, 2017
Visual Acuity defines the clarity of the visual perception of an image. Vision can be lost at birth or during the lifetime painlessly or painfully...
Limb Deformity/ Length Discrepancy
June 29, 2017
Limb deformity is an abnormality in the shape of the limb. Deformities can happen in upper limbs or lower limbs.
How Fasting Benefits Your Health
May 17, 2017
Fasting does so much more than just reducing your weight. Dr. Bishnu Charan Pattnaik, Consultant Physician at Columbia Asia Hospital – Setapak chips...
Need for Health Checks
April 21, 2017
Being told you have a critical illness is devastating but there are approaches you can take in order to alleviate fear and anxiety. “My advise is –...
Rotavirus. As explained by a Pediatrician
April 21, 2017
BabyTalk interviewed Dr. Shalini Shanmugam, Consultant Pediatrician from Columbia Asia Hospital – Petaling Jaya on the subject of Rotavirus.
April 12, 2017
Planning for pregnancy? What is in the way in stopping you from getting pregnant? Does the food affect your chances in getting pregnant? Here is some...
Fever In Children
April 12, 2017
Fever is one of the most common reasons for children to visit the clinic or hospital. Fever itself is not an illness, and is not a diagnosis. Rather...