HEALTHY LIFESTYLE

Friday, 08 March 2019

7 Tips for Maintaining Healthy Kidneys

We have to keep our kidneys healthy since they are some of the vital organs responsible for maintaining the balance of body fluid and blood quality. Kidneys filter the wastes (toxin and extra water) out of the blood through urine. Besides, kidneys also help controlling the blood pressure and producing the hormones required by the body. When there is a disorder in the kidneys, the wastes will accumulate in the body which may lead to various types of diseases. Some of diseases include

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Thursday, 24 January 2019

Dengue Fever: What We Need to Know

The weather during the transition period from January to March is erratic. It is likely to increase the risk of dengue fever which we must look out for. Dengue fever is caused by a virus transmitted into human body through the infected Aedes aegypti mosquito bites.

There are 3 phases of dengue fever, namely:  

Febrile Phase
The initial phase of a dengue fever is called the febrile phase.

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Wednesday, 16 January 2019

Don’t Let Allergy Prevent You From Enjoying Your Day

Is allergy dangerous?
Yes, it is. Especially when your test result shows a high IgE concentration. In that condition, allergy may lead to anaphylaxis, a life-threatening allergic reactions such as sudden decrease of blood pressure leading to the loss of consciousness or a respiratory tract swelling causing asphyxiation.

Is allergy inherited?
Inherited allergies are called atop

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Thursday, 01 November 2018

Choosing the Appropriate Health Check-Up Packages

Regular medical check-up is an effort to thoroughly assess the health condition. This incorporates physical exam, laboratory test and other diagnostic support to figure out the health condition someone has in a specific period of time.

However, today many people are afraid of having the medical check-up and even consider it unnecessary . Some of them even consider the medical check-up as a waste of money if the result turns out to be normal.

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