Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Is your favourite food making you ill!

A person's sensitivity to certain types of food can have a wide ranging effect on one's health that may include memory problems, migraines, acne, breathing difficulties and many more. Food intolerance in not to be confused with food allergy, which can be triggered by even a small amount of the offending food. A great article below on dealing with food intolerances!

Health: Dealing with food intolerances

Tuesday, July 27, 2010

Devicing a better life

Patients with atrial fibrillation, on or without blood thinning medication, can now opt for a novel device to reduce their risk of blood clots and stroke. This new medical milestone procedure was recently conducted by the JCI accredited National Heart Institute in Kuala Lumpur. Have a read of the article below!

Health: Devicing a better life

Khazanah wins Parkway battle

Malaysian sovereign wealth fund, Khazanah takes control of Parkway holdings! Great news for Malaysia Healthcare as Khazanah becomes a major player in the healthcare arena in this region.

Khazanah wins Parkway battle

Thursday, July 22, 2010

A $20 procedure that will save your life!

Is RM $20 too much to pay for your life or the life of a woman important to you? What if we told you that a procedure that takes less than 5 minutes can save your life or the life of a woman you love? Because a simple PAP smear can and will save her life from one of the most common cancers around!

Cervical Cancer is the second most common cancer among Malaysian women, next to breast cancer - largely due to the lack of awareness and knowledge of the virus as well as the taboo that surrounds it, since it is a sexually transmitted disease (STD).

Don't you think it is about time that changed?

Have a look at the article below and give us your comments!

Tuesday, July 20, 2010

Malaysia Healthcare joins the incoming buying mission!

Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (Matrade) organised an incoming buying mission (IBM) for healthcare services and products sector and was hosted by the Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council with the support of the Association of Private Hospitals of Malaysia (APHM)

It was held in conjunction with the APHM International Healthcare Conference and Exhibition 2010 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre from 13 -15 July.

The B2B meetings were very successful for Malaysia Healthcare and partnerships were formed!