Health Articles

Bloodless Surgery, Dr Shanker Sathappan [BFM - Podcast]
March 16, 2011
Find out about bloodless surgery - what it entails, procedures and under what circumstances should one opt for it - as Consultant Laparoscopic...
Stroke - 3rd largest cause of death in Malaysia
March 07, 2011
Stroke is the third largest cause of death in Malaysia after heart disease and cancer. More often than not stroke does not kill. It results in...
Couples with difficulty to conceive
March 05, 2011
Doctor, is it true that subfertility is more common nowadays? This question is commonly posed to me during my consultation with couples seeking...
Doctor, I missed my period!!!
March 04, 2011
This is a common presentation to my clinic. My response will depend on the age of my patient and her intention. She is most probably pregnant or one...
Hyperemesis gravidarum - Oh,Oh!! Nothing seems to stay in my tummy
March 03, 2011
The joy of knowing that one is pregnant is often interrupted by feeling of bloatedness, poor appetite and nausea. Most women (50-90%) will have...
Vaginal bleeding in early pregnancy
March 02, 2011
This is one of the commoner presentations from my clinic besides the general antenatal workload.
Misconceptions - Understanding fertility and the couple
March 01, 2011
What are the chances of natural conception in any couple?