6 statistically supported risks to your health and finances

Oct 12, 21 6 statistically supported risks to your health and finances

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Heart disease and pneumonia are the leading causes of male and female deaths, respectively. (Freepik pic) As people lead busy lives, it is to forget the importance of looking after oneself. Health risks are associated with a hectic and stress-filled life. Apart from being tough on one’s physical, mental and emotional wellbeing,...

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​​Simple Ways to Avoid a Heart Attack, According to Doctors

Sep 21, 21 ​​Simple Ways to Avoid a Heart Attack, According to Doctors

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When you want to build muscle, you go to a personal trainer. When you want to build your heart muscle, well, who better to treat, protect and feed the organ pumping literal lifeblood through your veins than a cardiologist? Eat This, Not That! Health went straight to the country’s best to ask how they keep their...

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Here’s What the Science Says About These 5 Amalaki Benefits

Jul 29, 21 Here’s What the Science Says About These 5 Amalaki Benefits

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Amalaki goes by many names (including amla and Indian gooseberry). It’s a traditional remedy that has also lots of potential medicinal uses. Here’s what modern research has uncovered about amalaki’s benefits. 5 potential amalaki benefits Ayurveda (Sanskrit for “knowledge of life”) is a type of traditional medicine that...

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Heart disease remains number one killer in Malaysia – MOH

Jun 13, 21 Heart disease remains number one killer in Malaysia – MOH

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KUCHING (June 13): Heart disease remains the number-one killer in Malaysia with smokers and individuals leading a sedentary lifestyle among the high-risk groups, said the Ministry of Health (MOH). “Most of the sudden deaths are associated with the heart disease whereby the heart stops pumping blood, nutrient and oxygen which should...

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Don’t neglect cases other than Covid-19, Putrajaya told

Jun 05, 21 Don’t neglect cases other than Covid-19, Putrajaya told

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PETALING JAYA: With thousands of active Covid-19 cases in the country and hospitals under strain, public figures are calling attention to the lack of resources to handle other health problems. They say the government should keep in mind that heart disease, diabetes, cancer and kidney failure continue to claim thousands of lives...

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Pandemic a good time to quit smoking, say experts

Jun 01, 21 Pandemic a good time to quit smoking, say experts

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by BERNAMA / pic by TMR FILE  KUALA LUMPUR – Gilbert (not his real name) was just 17 when he started smoking. By the time he was in his early 20s, he was smoking five to six packets of cigarettes a day.  The sales executive tried to quit smoking but found it tough. He finally managed to kick the habit last year...

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