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    Sebelumnya Cina banyak dikenal sebagai tempat produksi yang murah, namun baru-baru ini Cina terlahir kembali dengan kemampuan bioteknologi tinggi disebabkan tingginya investasi dan regulasi yang tidak terlalu ketat.
  • Family medicine course for GPs to undergo "intensive upgrade" in Singapore
    An "intensive upgrade" will happen for Singapore's main training programme for general practitioners (GPs) to get certified in family medicine. The revamp of the two-year graduate diploma in family medicine is driven by a growing need for primary-care doctors who can deal with the range of health issues that an ageing population faces.
  • The shocking truth behind electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)
    Shocking mentally ill patients in electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) sessions may sound primitive and will perhaps conjure up disturbing images as seen in those old horror movies. However, this form of therapy has come a long way from its barbaric stigma – and is still being used today.
  • The rise of evidence-based Chinese herbal medicine
    Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles have recently verified that a Chinese herbal regimen called TSY-1 (Tianshengyuan-1) has anti-cancer properties and may be helpful in treating blood cell deficiencies. This discovery adds to the growing evidence base for Chinese herbal medicine.
  • Kemampuan kognitif manusia bervariasi antar budaya dan generasi
    Perbedaan lain adalah bahwa budaya Barat cenderung melihat segala sesuatu dari sisi yang lebih individualistik. Sedangkan Budaya Timur, lebih dikarakteristikan dengan memiliki kesukaan menjalin hubungan dalam konteks yang lebih luas.
  • Apa yang perlu Anda ketahui tentang Lupus?
    Penyakit ini disebut juga sebagai penyakit misterius. Hingga sekarang, penyebabnya masih tidak diketahui. Meskipun demikian, sudah ada penelitian yang mengindikasikan ancaman tersembunyi dan pemicu lingkungan yang menciptakan kemungkinan timbulnya lupus.
  • The reflex hammer: A trusty tool that continues to stay in the doctor’s office
    Today, a reflex hammer is one of the most used tools in a doctor’s office and is now nearly 130 years old. So how did it come about?
  • Holistic care providers: The role of medical social workers
    Despite the vastly different nature of their jobs in comparison to doctors and nurses, the efforts and contributions of medical social workers must be acknowledged. They are a crucial part of the healthcare system.
  • Paradoks Peto: Resistensi kanker ditemukan lebih tinggi pada hewan besar dan berumur panjang
    Ilmu pengetahuan sel dasar mencatat bahwa saat sel membelah, mutasi DNA bisa jadi terjasi selama proses replikasi. Hasilnya, mutasi inilah penyebab kanker muncul.
  • Did you know a banana diet was the first treatment for coeliac disease?
    Back then, coeliac disease was a mystery killer. It was not until 1924 when the first solid diet plan was invented – which consisted of a lot of bananas.