7 Risks Associated With Hydroquinone

The obsession of having snow white skin has been entrenched in women (as well as men) in this part of the world since time immemorial.  People with white skin is believed to be beautiful and those without it are generally associated with being ‘ugly’.  

MOH reminds public not to be misled by HFMD/flu spray

KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 8 (Bernama) -- The Ministry of Health (MOH) reminded members of the public to be wary of the claim that an anti-HFMD/flu spray under the brand name Thymos is able to provide full protection against the Hand, Foot and Mouth (HFMD) and Influenza A viruses.  

10 Facts About Bird Flu

Bird flu or avian influenza is the disease that wild birds and poultry get when they are infected by an avian influenza virus, which is different from human influenza viruses.

Mumps: Symptoms and Treatment

Mumps is a contagious disease caused by a virus that passes from one person to another through saliva, nasal secretions, and close personal contact that used to be common in children before the introduction of the MMR vaccine.

5 Foods To Keep Your Blood Sugar In Check

Blood sugar or also known as blood glucose, is sugar that the bloodstream carries to all the cells in the body to supply energy.

HFMD Alert

Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) is an infection caused by a group of viruses which includes enteroviruses, coxsackie viruses, echoviruses and polioviruses.

Stress or Depression? Signs and Symptoms

Stress is what you experience when you are overwhelmed by mental and emotional pressure. You may have issues at work, with your spouse or financial troubles.

6 Health Benefits Of Garlic

If only we knew the many health benefits in the food that we eat, there would be no use for supplements. The ancient Greek physician Hippocrates who famously said "Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food" had prescribed this superfood to treat a variety of medical conditions.

7 Benefits Of Eating Breakfast

Yes. Breakfast is the most important meal of your day. It is the first meal you have after 7-8 hours of sleep that will essentially determine how you fare throughout the day.

7 Important Reasons To Drink More Water

We need water in our life. Period. Humans can live longer without food however we can only live for a few days without the sacred liquid.



UMSC's Interdisciplinary Approach To Easing Pain

By Ainul Huda Mohamed Saaid

KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama) -- For people suffering from chronic pain, even simple daily activities like taking a shower and getting dressed can be a torture. Anger, anxiety and even depression may ensue as a result of chronic pain, in view of the limitations they face and the debilitating nature of their condition.

In an exclusive interview with Bernama recently, experts from UM Specialist Centre (UMSC) shed light on pain management, a significant branch in medicine that utilises an interdisciplinary approach in easing the suffering and improving the quality of life of those living with pain.

Neurosurgery expert Dr Nor Faizal Ahmad Bahuri describes pain as an unpleasant sensation that can be felt whenever there is a tissue injury.



UMSC: Pain Management

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