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The immune system: Function, Parts and Boosters 2021

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The coronavirus pandemic has turned the world’s attention to the immune system, the body’s defence force against disease-causing bacteria, viruses and other organisms that we touch, ingest and inhale every day. On the whole, your immune system does a remarkable job of defending you against disease-causing microorganisms. But sometimes it fails: A germ invades successfully and makes you sick. Is it possible to intervene in this process and boost your immune system? What if you improve your diet? Take certain vitamins or herbal preparations? Make other lifestyle changes in the hope of producing a near-perfect immune response? But what is the immune system exactly, and how does it help repel intruders? The immune system The immune system is precisely that — a system, not a single entity. The immune system consists of many inter-related pats working together. Think of it also as the body’s personal army working from the cellular to macro level. Each cell, molecule, tissue and organ in

7 Best Urologists in Malaysia (2021)

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If you are looking for the best urologists, urologist clinics or urology hospitals in Malaysia, you've come to the right place. Urology is the surgical specialty that focuses on the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males. Some of the diseases treated by an urologist are: Erectile Dysfunction Fallen Bladder Bladder Control Problems Painful Bladder System Prostate/Bladder Cancer A testicular mass Infertility (Male) Male Circumcision Urinary or Kidney Stones Difficulty Urinating Stress Incontinence Urinary Tract Infection Here is a list of the best urologists you can find in Malaysia. Note: This list is in no particular order. 1. Dr. Kenneth Koh Beng Hock - Gleneagles (Ampang) Kuala Lumpur  Address and Contact: Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur Address: 282 and 286, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Telephone Contact Number: +603-4141 3000 Ambulance Line: +603 4141 3131 Other Urologists in Gleneagles Kuala Lumpu

Best Skin Specialists (Dermatology Clinics) in Kuala Lumpur (KL) 2021: Public and Private Sectors

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How do you go about finding the right skin specialist? Google Search? Review Sites? Friends? If you are looking for the best skin specialist (dermatologist) in KL (Kuala Lumpur), this article was written with you in mind. What is a Skin Specialist? Skin Specialists or dermatologists in Malaysia are medically qualified doctors who provide a range of skin care services from treating simple skin conditions like acne treatment to diagnosis and management of more complicated skin cases like severe acne scars , psoriasis, eczema (atopic dermatitis) etc. Some skin specialists have also expanded their services to provide aesthetic consultation services, and selling beauty and skin care products as well. Most skin specialists are based in Kuala Lumpur, or simply called KL by locals. And, just in case you are a foreigner, Kuala Lumpur is the federal capital and the largest city in Malaysia. Image via Dermaworldclinic.com If you do a Google search for 'bes

C19Study.com Review: Early Treatment of COVID-19

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This review article explores a superbly designed, highly navigable website that has continuously updated the evidence-based research on early Covid-19 treatments since June 2020. The website is so exhaustively comprehensive that it could be considered a journal in itself, produced by a team of competent, committed editors. While out in the open, some of these physicians and researchers were victimized by media attacks , de-certification, and firings from their jobs. Incredibly, some have even been banned from Twitter and Facebook for spreading “misinformation” — in the form of published peer-reviewed journals indexed by the world-leading US National Library of Medicine. Although this singular resource has been developed and posted anonymously, one observer commented on Reddit, “It doesn’t really matter who built it, imo. All studies are referenced/linked.” The Website Itself: The Home Page is at c19study.com The studies for Covid’s readily-available, low-cost, and evidence-based

Phytonutrients and Flavonoids: What You Need to Know in 2021

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Besides nutrients, plant-based foods (legumes, vegetables, fruits, whole grains, nuts, seeds, and teas as well as herbs and spices) have another “crop” of naturally occurring compounds with potential health benefits. Collectively they’re called phytonutrients, meaning plant chemicals. “Phyto” means plant. Think fight for “phytos,” since they appear to promote health by sparking body processes that fight, or slow, the development of some diseases. Why have phytonutrients captured our attention? Because of their potential for health promotion! Today consumers are more interested in positive nutrition and self-care: adding (not avoiding) foods that may enhance fitness, boost immunity, slow aging, and prevent or slow the chance for chronic disease. Sound like you? Research on phytonutrients is the new frontier in nutrition, as exciting today as vitamin discoveries were a hundred years ago!  Phytonutrients: What Role in Health? As public interest in phytonutrients soars, science is explorin