5 Ways To Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease is a progressive and degenerative brain disorder that affects the ability of memory retention of the brain. The disease was first described in 1906 when a German physician named Alois Alzheimer had a patient who experienced profound memory loss not accompanied by other symptoms or known medical conditions. Following a brain autopsy, he noticed significant shrinkage and abnormal…

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Here’s how you can literally starve to death!

How many times have you seen models who look like this..? Or this? Or…this? Doesn’t the model depicted in the above picture remind you of Chuck Noland from “Cast Away” who was stranded on the island for years and looking like she can easily and effortlessly gulp down 10 Big Mac’s at once? Okay..except the gender difference and maybe minus…

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Heart Attack: Women vs Men

Many people are not aware that women may experience different symptoms of heart attack than that of men. No, they may not present with excruciating chest pain that radiates to the left shoulder that causes them to collapse shortly. While this is common among men having heart attacks, but a woman who is having a heart attack might not present…

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Zika Fever- Just One Bite Away

In light of recent Zika virus outbreak in Singapore and now in Malaysia, are you concerned and how would we go about stopping its spread? In contrary to popular belief, the Zika virus is not a new entity. It was first isolated in the 1940’s in Uganda and has gone unnoticed under the category of “anthropod-borne viral disease”. But it did…

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Teeth Grinding: Should You Worry?

Bruxism is a term used to describe people with the habit of clenching and grinding their teeth involuntarily especially during sleep. Most of the people who suffer from bruxism are not aware of the grinding action until it is witnessed by their bed partner. Bruxism is a very common condition that affects both young children and adults. It is estimated…

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