Wednesday, June 16, 2021

Beauty & Health

Vaccination challenges in rural Sabah, Sarawak

Although Malaysia has a plan to inoculate more than 80% of the population (nearly 27 million out of 32 million Malaysians) against Covid-19 by March 2022, there is no clear indication on how the vaccines are going to be...

Common side effects of Moderna and Pfizer-BionTech Covid-19 vaccines, ways to deal with them

NEW YORK: Side effects such as pain and swelling at the shot spot, fatigue, headache, fever and chills are common for Moderna and Pfizer-BioNtech Covid-19 vaccine receivers, Xinhua news agency citing CNBC said in a recent health report. People who...

Gebriel Padan: Makeup maestro

In 2009, a young Gebriel Padan completed his studies in Limbang. Left with little options, he started working in a friend’s wedding boutique to earn an honest income. Fast forward 11 years later, he is now a renowned makeup...

Covid-19: One year after

Covid-19 has introduced us to a whole different world. The pandemic is considered the most crucial global health calamity of the century and the greatest challenge that humankind faced since the Second World War. A year has passed and...

On a mission to tip the scale

As obesity and being overweight rules Malaysians, we are dubbed the fattest country among the Asian countries. Not wanting to contribute to the statistics any longer, Mariah Huzairi is on her way to a healthier lifestyle. Maintaining a healthy lifestyle Statistics...

Stroke: Signs, symptoms and care tips

Stroke can hit anyone, especially those from the older age group. As complications arise, family members and caregivers face the life-changing challenges of caring for their loved ones. Understanding the patients’ need can ensure a smooth quality care.  Rehabilitation is...

MILO® embarks on journey to uncover ‘gritty’ truth

MALAYSIAN CHILDREN are commonly brought up to be singularly focused on academic achievement, where books and schoolwork remain a top priority. Little emphasis is put on the need to build their characters based on patience, perseverance and persistence. Many a time,...

Make some time for leisure

Facing the challenges of everyday life can sometime takes its toll on individuals. Therefore, it is always important to take some time to rejuvenate with a hobby that brings joy and enriches our lives. While there is no perfect...

Researchers find new gastric cancer biomarkers

KUALA LUMPUR: Researchers from the Institute of Molecular and Cellular Biology, National Tsing Hua University (NTHU) have exploited the power of big data to identify two key biomarkers contributing to the proliferation and metastasis of gastric (stomach) cancer. Led by...

Parents’ advice for children

There is always a priority when it comes to children. As parents, we are always worried about their wellbeing and as such feeding them with the right nutrition is always the main concern. Children can be a source of happiness...

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Indian national faces the gallows

PADAWAN: An Indian national faces the gallows after he was caught with over RM13,000 worth of ecstasy drug. Padawan deputy...