Tag: healthy lifestyle

Reducing risk of osteoarthritis with healthy lifestyle/good nutrition

February 17, 2022

By Dr G Ruslan Nazaruddin Simanjuntak, Consultant Orthopaedic, Arthritis & Sports Surgeon from ALTY Orthopaedic Hospital, Malaysia There are many types of arthritis, and osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of arthritis. OA usually affects the hands, hips, and knees, when the cartilage that cushions the ends of the bones break down over time. A study […]

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Regular screenings can help save lives for men with colorectal cancer

May 5, 2021

Colorectal cancer is the most common cancer among Malaysian males, accounting for 14.8% of the total incidence of cancer in the country, according to the Malaysian National Cancer Registry Report 2012-2016). As such, cancer prevention and early detection have been prioritised in areas of men’s health – Dr. Paul Selvindoss, consultant general surgeon, colorectal and […]

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