Health Articles

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...
April 12, 2017
More than half of all people will at some point develop symptomatic haemorrhoids. Haemorroids are actually anal cushions which are specialized,...
Back Mouse : A Common Cause of Back Pain
April 10, 2017
Back mouse or Episacral lipoma is painful nodule over the posterior sacraoiliac spine. It is caused by herniation of fat pad through a tear in the...
What is Febrile Seizure?
April 10, 2017
In simple terms, a febrile seizure or convulsion is a seizure caused by fever. It occurs when there is a sudden rise in body temperature, usually a...