April 19, 2018Engineering and IT conglomerate Hitachi developed the basic technology to detect breast or colon cancer from urine samples two years ago. It will now begin testing the method using some 250 urine samples.
April 18, 2018Would you trust a man who infects himself with tapeworms in the name of science? It sounds crazy, but science journalist and BBC TV presenter Dr Michael Mosley proudly proclaims himself a “Self Experimenter”.
April 17, 2018Sleep medications may be useful when you have occasional trouble sleeping but they aren’t meant for long-term use. When dealing with insomnia, it’s important to rule out medical issues that could be driving it.
April 16, 2018To make an impact on patient safety, we need to begin addressing it as a public health issue. Medical errors can can be reduced considerably, but it requires effort from policymakers, healthcare providers, patients and their families.
April 15, 2018This year’s Palliative Care Awareness Campaign by Hospis Malaysia emphasises that in order for every person suffering a serious illness to receive the support they need, everybody needs to get involved.