July 14, 2019Osteoporosis is the most common bone disorder to affect the elderly. It causes bones to become porous, soft and brittle. Osteoporosis can be caused by prolonged immobilisation, hormonal imbalance or reduced physical activity.
July 12, 2019Adulting today may be getting you down in more ways than you are aware of. Is Irritable Bowel Syndrome one of them? Don't simply brush off symptoms like bloating, constipation or loose stool.
July 10, 2019In multiple sclerosis or MS, the immune system that is supposed to defend and protect the body, starts attacking the protective sheath (myelin) that covers the nerve fibres in the brain and spinal cord.
July 2, 2019A Malaysian researcher takes a first look at whether those living in developing countries have a higher HIV reservoir then those living in developed countries, due to the former's higher chances of having infectious diseases.
June 30, 2019Good gut health is a crucial part of overall health and well-being. If digestive problems persist, and recur frequently, or occur for no discernible reason, then they should be treated as an indicator of a more serious problem.
June 29, 2019A study finds that young children in the United States are going to the hospital Emergency Department at a rate of one child every two hours due to accidents involving beauty and self-care products.
June 27, 2019 The dengue virus is transmitted from person to person via the Aedes aegypti mosquito; therefore, decreasing the number of these mosquitoes will mean decreasing the number of dengue cases.