Thyroid Disorder
Mar18

Thyroid Disorder

A gland in your neck which is shaped like a butterfly is your thyroid. Located above your collarbone, the thyroid is involved in the making of hormones for your body as one of the endocrine glands which is involved in processes like burning of calories in your body and the heart beat rate which are all part of your body’s metabolism system. A lot of people are not aware that they have thyroid disorders that could be minor conditions...

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Eczema
Mar17

Eczema

When your skin becomes inflamed or irritated, it could be due to eczema. This is actually the term for a group of medical conditions of this kind where atopic dermatitis or atopic eczema is the most common ones. When you have atopic eczema, what it means is that you would have the tendency to develop into other allergic conditions. Prevalence Eczema is one of the most common skin diseases which can happen to anyone. It is very common...

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Mar14

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Known in short as IBS, Irritable Bowel Syndrome is one of the very common types of disorder where your colon or the large intestine gets infected. If you have this condition, you will experience several types of discomfort like diarrhoea, bloating and cramps. IBS can be very distressing because it is a chronic condition which requires long-term treatment and care. If you that is not done appropriately, it could lead more serious...

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Leukemia
Mar12

Leukemia

One of the top killer diseases today is leukemia. This is a cancer of the blood-forming tissues of the body that includes the bone marrow and the lymphatic system which has been in the top 20 killers in Malaysia for the last decade. This disease starts in the white blood cells in most cases in which these cells are very potent infection fighters. When your bone marrow is not able to produce normal white blood cells, it can be very...

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Vertigo
Feb17

Vertigo

Vertigo is a medical condition where the patient experiences a certain type of motion in the mind. This usually occurs when there is a dysfunction of the vestibular system and that is when the patient seems to believe that the surroundings are actually ‘spinning’. What happens with vertigo? The main problem with vertigo is that it can attack you anytime. You can be watching TV or driving and when it attacks, there is no way to get out...

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Menopause
Feb16

Menopause

When a woman approaches the late 40s and into the 50s, a common occurrence is when your body is ready to ceases its reproduction ability. This is a natural change to the body which very much signals the end of a woman’s fertile phase. This simply is called menopause and it simply means that you will no longer be able to conceive. Prevalence When you no longer experience periods or any menstrual flow, the state is known as menopause....

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