Sunscreen: Do you understand the label?

Sunscreen: Do you understand the label?

In a study conducted in JAMA Dermatology, researchers discovered that even though 93% of their clinic attendee purchased a sunscreen, most of the people have a lack of understanding on the terminology used in a sunscreen label. 

5 unique facts about colour blindness

5 unique facts about colour blindness

You may not know everything about your body but you can gradually gain some basic knowledge about certain parts. In this topic, let’s discover 5 unique facts about colour blindness – a problem that affects the vision. People do not see the same colour To the question:...

Saving Asia’s Mothers

Saving Asia’s Mothers

by Anderson E. Stanciole,Federica Maurizio BANGKOK – With all the talk about the impending “Asian century,” one might imagine that the region had moved beyond what are often viewed as poor-country health challenges, like high rates of maternal mortality. The reality...

My Tips on Managing Cravings (plus easy recipes)

My Tips on Managing Cravings (plus easy recipes)

All of us have those days…. The craving days. I believe everyone has their unique “craving patterns”. For me, I can be quite a habitual person, even when cravings are concerned. I go through a period of time (days or weeks) where I crave for the exact same thing at a...

A call to increase cigarette prices up to RM100

A call to increase cigarette prices up to RM100

The proposal to increase the price of a pack of cigarettes to RM50 in light of the coming Budget 2018 announcement is seen as small and might be futile to our ongoing struggle to prevent the smoking habit among our people especially among the youth. If the government...

Folk remedy for gout

Folk remedy for gout

Gout patients would be at a loss when the fearsome gout strikes them with sheer physical and mental pain rages on. From folk remedy to traditional Chinese medicine, Western medicine, and self medication, gout patients have been searching far and wide to treat their...