• 4 top nursing specialties
    Nursing can be hectic and demanding, yet the satisfaction that one gets cannot be computed in numbers. Opportunities abound for the nurse who is willing to expand her horizons, or courageous enough to move into more acute specialties like the ER or something vastly different as in academia.
  • 3 penyakit paling misterius di dunia
    Siswa ini dikatakan menderita masalah psikologis atau histeria massa akibat rasa takut berlebih akan serangan Osama Bin Laden, setelah penyerangan pada 11 September 2001 di AS, yang terjadi beberapa bulan sebelumnya. Reaksi somatik sementara seperti ruam merupakan fenomena psikogenik yang sering terjadi.
  • Malaysian medical practitioners demand for removal of middlemen in healthcare services
    Doctors request for healthcare services – commonly controlled by third parties – to be regulated by the government to avoid exorbitant patient bills and unpaid doctor’s fees.
  • Patient death rates increase with doctors’ age, new study suggests
    As a new research study finds, there is an emerging trend that reveals the increase of patient death rates when the doctor treating the patient is older.
  • Pilihan kata dokter bisa memengaruhi gejala pasien
    "Setiap kata-kata yang keluar memberi pengaruh, setiap tatapan mata memberi pengaruh," kata Ted Kaptchuk dari Universitas Harvard.
  • How accurate is a nut-filled diet in reducing the chance of colon cancer recurrence?
    Consumption of certain tree nuts has been linked to a dramatically lower risk of colon cancer recurrence, according to researchers from the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. However, the study was an observational one, making it impossible to determine whether a given behaviour caused an outcome; or instead, simply associated with the true cause. Are the findings still credible?
  • ‘TeleRehab’ increases accessibility to physiotherapy in Singapore
    With the introduction of the Smart Health TeleRehab system, Singaporeans can now undergo physiotherapy from the comfort of their home.
  • Meningkatkan harapan hidup pasien pengidap HIV
    Analisis statistik penelitian menunjukkan bahwa pasien yang memulai terapi antara tahun 2008 dan 2010 memiliki angka mortalitas lebih rendah dibandingkan pasien yang memulai terapi antara tahun 1996 dan 2007. 
  • Yoga: 10 basic poses for beginners
    Yoga studios are mushrooming all over. And while pulling out the mat may help us feel healthier and look better – the ultimate destination of all yoga poses is the inward transformation of the self. We are our own mirrors.
  • Obat penghilang nyeri bisa meningkatkan risiko serangan jantung
    Namun, OAINS bukan obat ajaib dan juga memiliki efek samping. Efek samping OAINS yang paling banyak terjadi adalah gangguan pencernaan yang bisa jadi ringan seperti diare, konstipasi dan penurunan nafsu makan hingga masalah lebih serius; seperti ulkus dan pendarahan lambung.
  • Palliative care: The need to act now
    The healthcare system is in dire need of competent and well constructed palliative care. The demand for it is also projected to escalate by the next half century, as ageing populations and associated non-communicable diseases are on the rise!
  • Mengapa tenaga kesehatan harus menguasai bahasa isyarat
    Karena ada keluhan penyalahgunaan obat di rumah, pria dengan gangguan pendengaran, Liu, dirujuk ke rumah sakit untuk pemeriksaan kesehatan mental. Karena ia bisa berkomunikasi dengan baik melalui tulisan, rumah sakit tidak menggunakan jasa penerjemah bahasa isyarat untuk berbicara dengannya.
  • 3 incredible doctors who were risk-takers
    Doctors have been labelled compassionate and heroic, and there are some medical stories that have been recorded to prove it.