In Malaysia, cervical cancer is the third most common cancer (National Cancer Society Malaysia, 2019). Every year, approximately 2,000 Malaysian women are diagnosed with cervical cancer. Cervical cancer develops when cells of the cervix grow abnormally and invade other tissues and organs of the body. Most cases of cervical cancer are caused by infection with […]
ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) cancer including mouth is also known as head and neck cancers. They are a group of cancers that affect the soft tissue organs around the head and neck area. In Malaysia, nasopharyngeal cancer is the fourth most common cancer and nearly three Malaysians are diagnosed with such disease each day. […]
According to the Malaysian National Cancer Registry Report (2007 – 2011, Page 38), colorectal cancer is the second most common cancer among men and women in Malaysia. The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), WHO has reported 10% of cancer death was caused by colorectal cancer in 2018. Colorectal cancer is also known as […]
Breast cancer has claimed the lives of hundreds of thousands of women worldwide in their lifetime. See Bee Lin and Khalinda Jaafar, both were cancer survivors proved themselves that cancer is not the end of their career. One taught to never give up and it is never too late to try. Another taught to face […]
Feeling bloated? Constipated? Pain in the abdominal? Frequent diarrhoea? Irritable Bowel Syndrome or also known as IBS, is such a mess to deal with. While with IBS, it is important that we take a good care of ourselves both physically and internally. Here are some useful health tips and tricks on how to overcome or […]
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A cataract is a clouding of the lens inside the eye, which causes vision loss that cannot be corrected with glasses. This occurs when protein in the lens clumps up and clouds the lens, which reduces the light that reaches the retina. When the cataract is small, the cloudiness may only affect a small part […]
#LiveUpdate The Beacon Hospital team is at Sapura Energy@Mines now providing complimentary bioelectrical impedance analysis, glaucoma screening and vision check to Sapura’s employees. We are also having our Head of Medical Officer of Health Screening, Dr Azlin Julina to give a talk on Silent Killer: Who are they?