EXCLUSIVE

Fatty Liver: Are Prescribed Medications The Culprit?

(Last of a Two-Part Interview)



By Salbiah Said



PETALING JAYA, Oct 15 (Bernama) -- There are currently no medications approved specifically for the treatment of fatty liver, doctors say.



Fatty Liver: The Silent Epidemic

(First of a two-part interview)



By Salbiah Said



PETALING JAYA, Oct 10 (Bernama) -- Over the past three decades, Malaysia has become the fattest country in Asia, with nearly half the Malaysian adult population now overweight or obese. Along with obesity comes obesity-related diseases, including fatty liver. The big concern about fatty liver is that it is a silent disease.



Doctors warn of risks, danger of chronic alcohol intake

By Nabilah Saleh



KUALA LUMPUR, Oct 8 (Bernama) -- Proactive measures should be taken to create awareness among the Malaysian public of the risks and danger of chronic alcohol abuse, doctors said today.



The 'Gents' Problem' Is Also Taboo Among Doctors

(Last of a Two-Part Interview)

By Salbiah Said

KUALA LUMPUR, July 18 (Bernama) -- In 2012, Indian film actor, singer and anchor Ayushmann Khurrana made his film debut with a rather unconventional romantic Hindi comedy, Vicky Donor, which touched on the topic of sperm donation in India.



Erectile Dysfunction Precursor For Heart Disease

(First of a Two-Part Interview)

By Salbiah Said

KUALA LUMPUR, July 10 (Bernama) -- Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a common medical condition that affects the sexual life of millions of men worldwide. This condition can be a precursor or an early warning sign of a heart disease, say health experts.


UM Specialist Centre - Healing Mankind

University of Malaya Specialist Centre (UMSC) was the brainchild of Professor Datuk Dr Mohd Amin Jalaludin, who was then the head of the Department of Otorhinolaryngology, and Professor Datuk Dr Anuar Zaini Md Zain, the director of University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC).


UM Specialist Centre: Healing Mankind

Universiti Malaysia Specialists Centre (UMSC) has 12 clusters of excellence for patients care by their highly experienced health professionals.




DOCTORS SAY


EXCLUSIVE

Fatty Liver: Are Prescribed Medications The Culprit?

(Last of a Two-Part Interview)

By Salbiah Said

PETALING JAYA, Oct 15 (Bernama) -- There are currently no medications approved specifically for the treatment of fatty liver, doctors say.

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VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS

UMSC Consultant Speaks: Fatty Liver, The Silent Epidemic Part 3


UMSC Consultant Speaks: Fatty Liver, The Silent Epidemic Part 2

UMSC Consultant Speaks: Fatty Liver, The Silent Epidemic Part 1