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Leukemia and Lymphoma

Leukemia & Lymphoma are cancers of the blood and immune systems and they are evaluated and treated by hematologists. In this article, resident hematologist consultant Dr. Jay Suriar of Glenea...

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Understanding Pap Smear

Pap smear tests are essential to screen for cervical cancer in women. Read more here!

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How Parents Can Help Kids Manage Increased Stressors with Covid-19

The impact of Covid-19 on our physical well-being has been widely discussed but little attention has been given to parents on how they can minimize Covid-19's effects on their children. This article w...

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5G and The Future of Robotic Surgery

The fifth generation of cellular wireless technology (5G) will revolutionize healthcare with its high speed and massive connection power. Future robots will be the medical equivalent of the moder...

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Covid-19 Vaccination for Children aged 5-11

The Covid-19 vaccine for this age group is only available by Pfizer bio-tech. The vaccine for children is a separate formulation that differs from the current vaccine available for adults. While the m...

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Head and Neck Tumour : An Overview

Head and neck tumour are a broad category of growth that occur in the head and neck region. Learn more about it in this article

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Beware of Cardiovascular Diseases!

Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) are a group of disorders affecting the heart and blood vessels resulting in ischemic heart disease and stroke. CVD is the leading cause of death in Malaysia and also the ...

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What All Parents Need To Know About Hand-Foot-Mouth Disease (HFMD)

Hand-Foot-Mouth Disease (HFMD) is a common childhood illness caused by a virus. It easily spreads from person to person (contagious) when someone comes in contact with the body fluids of an infected p...

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Egg Allergies In Children

Reactions to eggs can occur in many different forms. The most common reaction is a food allergy, in which eating eggs can lead to an allergic reaction such as hives (urticaria), swelling around lips a...

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Nose bleed is a common issue in children and most causes are benign and rarely life threatening. 

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The Healing Hands of 5G Healthcare

With 5G able to deliver high bandwidth and very low latency, vital signs could be streamed to medical equipment or screen monitors during surgical training with almost no delay. A private network &nda...

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Tackling Workplace Stress - Make Your Mental Health A Priority

Stress is our body's response to situations that are considered overwhelming or threatening. During stressful situations, our bodies respond by producing physical and mental reactions that can be posi...

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Shockwave Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL)

Shockwave Intravascular Lithotripsy (IVL) is the use of high pressure and transient shockwaves which will then crack the calcium in the artery without causing any damage to the surrounding tissue.&nbs...

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Colorectal cancer is a disease affecting the colon and rectum in which cells in the either organ grow out of control. Colorectal cancer is also referred to as colon cancer.  The colon is app...

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Brain Metastases and the Link Between Lung, Breast & Colorectal Cancers: Be Aware of Your Risks

Brain metastases are caused by tumor cells from cancer somewhere else in the body spreading through the blood and then to the brain. Lung cancer is one of the cancers most likely to spread to the brai...

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12 Good Brain Exercises for Stroke Recovery

Having a stroke can change your life. However, it is possible to regain the life you had before. Here are 12 brain exercises for stroke recovery. 

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