Health Articles

Be Fit Malaysians #7: Medical Implications of Wearable Tech
October 31, 2018
Every month, Dr Harjeet Singh explores injury management and prevention in sports and exercise. The Asian Games in Indonesia just ended and Malaysia...
Sneeze Symphony
Sneeze Symphony
October 19, 2018
Consider the following scenario: our child, usually at pre-school to primary school-going age, waking up in the morning with intense bouts of...
Early Detection and Prompt Treatment
Early Detection and Prompt Treatment
October 16, 2018
BREAST cancer is one of the scariest and most frequently diagnosed cancers among women worldwide. Therefore, there is a need to spread awareness of...
The Many Ways Diabetes Affects Your Eyes
The Many Ways Diabetes Affects Your Eyes
October 15, 2018
Diabetes can affect the eyes in many ways. Diabetic retinopathy affects blood vessels in the light-sensitive tissue called the retina that lines the...
More Than Just Chest Pains
More Than Just Chest Pains
October 10, 2018
"Sometimes, people are in denial about heart issues because they play sports and believe they do not have a problem, but there are people who died...
Corporate Wellness
Corporate Wellness
September 24, 2018
The prevalence of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), especially cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer, is on the rise in Malaysia. Modifiable...
Child Friendly : Worm Infections
Child Friendly : Worm Infections
September 21, 2018
WORM infections are very common and spread easily. They often don’t have symptoms and are often under-reported. There are different types of worm...
Be Fit Malaysians #6: The Role of The Team Doctor
September 19, 2018
Every month, Dr Harjeet Singh explores injury management and prevention in sports and exercise. The Asian Games in Indonesia just ended and Malaysia...