MALE Hair Loss
by Dr Chester Lan, DTAP Clinic (Dr. Tan & Partners)
Look around you in a busy place. Do you see a middle aged or older gentleman who is balding? Chances are you probably will. Hair loss is […]
Cancer is a devastating disease and has claimed a lot of lives especially in this decade. The news that you or a close relative has cancer is heartbreaking. If you talked to cancer patients, they would openly tell […]
Infomed Editor wrote a new post, Minister to push for ‘reasonable’ fee hike for GPs 3 months ago
More than 800 doctors gathered in a hall in Putrajaya on June 11, 2019 to air their frustrations over consultation fees which they say have not been revised for 27 years.
Did you know that every day,approximately 10 Malaysians die of lung cancer? According to the World Health Organisation, lung cancer is also responsible for the highestnumber of deaths in 2018, specifically 1.8 […]
Picture this: you’ve booked your plane ticket, and you’ve filled your itinerary with exciting places to explore, but after arriving at your dream destination you fall sick—you’ve been caught off guard by the cli […]
Author – Dr. Alan Koay Choon Chern, Consultant Cardiologist, Columbia Asia Hospital – Taiping
An overview of coronary stents evolution, its current status and future directions
The heart has a network of co […]
Opioids Crisis Seeking Membership in the Wealthy OECD Countries!!!
Medscape – May 16, 2019.
PARIS (Reuters): Opioid use has reached crisis proportions not only in the United States but also in Canada and […]
AUTHOR: Dr. Merilynn Gayathri, General Physician, MSc Gerontology & Ageing Studies, Brighton Healthcare, Cyberjaya
We are living in unprecedented times of population ageing, where the world currently has th […]
Enterprise IT News (EITN) organised a HealthTech Roundtable discussed how IT can facilitate better access for the public to healthcare. The event was well-represented by key people from the Health Ministry, Sancy […]
At least half of the world’s population cannot obtain essential health services, according to a new report from the World Bank and WHO. And each year, large numbers of households are being pushed into poverty b […]
I was born with a right undescended testicle and was operated on as a 2-year old. I noticed that that this right testis is very small even though it does not cause me any problems. Should I be concerned at […]
Many are unaware as to what a brain (cerebral) aneurysm is and further, many don’t realise that if managed early, multiple lives could be saved through early intervention.
So, what exactly is a brain a […]
WHAT ARE HEMORRHOIDS?
Hemorrhoids are abnormal swelling of blood vessels lining the lowest part of the rectum and anus.
They developed when the veins in the anal canal get swollen and congested, just like the […]
In this modern and fast-paced age of advanced communication, healthcare professionals can encounter patients who have reservations about getting vaccinations for themselves or their children. There could be a […]
Cancer is a generic term for a large group of diseases that can affect any part of the body. Other terms used are malignant tumours and neoplasms. One defining feature of cancer is the rapid creation of abnormal […]
On 3rd of May 2019, Enterprise IT News (EITN) organised a Healthtech round table that aimed to discuss how Technology can Enable Better Access to Healthcare.
It seemed a fitting follow-up to the Ministry of […]
Digestive health disorders and diseases affect millions of individuals worldwide and its impact is reflected in decreased quality of life for the patient, healthcare costs and work absenteeism. In putting […]
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