Tag: treatment

HIFU treatment helps with gynaecological issues and preserves fertility

March 11, 2022

High-intensity focused ultrasound (HIFU) technology is a treatment for uterine fibroids and adenomyosis, both benign gynaecological tumours that diminish a woman’s reproductive health and chances of conception. Introduced at Mahkota Melaka Medical Centre (MMC) in Malaysia last August, HIFU offers a non-invasive and cost-friendly option for women with gynaecological issues, with clinically proven, positive outcomes. […]

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Ivermectin under scrutiny as possible COVID-19 treatment

July 30, 2021

The Principle Trial organised by scientists at the University of Oxford, UK, is currently administering Ivermectin to COVID-19 patients to see if the drug prevents severe disease. Ivermectin is an anti-parasitic drug commonly used as veterinary medication – it has become controversial after being promoted for use in many parts of the world, despite its […]

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Many mothers unaware about child burn risk, treatment

February 28, 2018

Many mothers of young children lack knowledge on the biggest burn risks to their little ones and even what age group is most likely to get burned, Australian researchers say. The study team surveyed almost 500 mothers of young kids in Queensland, and just one third knew the top cause of burns to young children […]

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