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Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy is Beneficial for Faster Healing of Dental Procedures

When your body is injured or through a surgical or medical procedure, platelets and other growth factors are naturally released into the bloodstream. Platelets, also known as “thrombocytes,” aid in the formation of blood clots and the mending of injured tissues. The normal platelet-count in blood ranges from up to 350,000 per litre. The processing […]

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The Advantages of Group Therapy in Fast Recovery

Group therapy has become popular everywhere. It is a type of counseling that is used to address mental illnesses such as substance abuse and addiction. This group therapy generally involves regular meetings. During these meetings, therapists work with different individuals, who have joined for the treatment. Most people generally benefit from their peer’s support when […]

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What are Shingles?

Shingles, or kayap as we Malaysians call it, is a term used to describe a cutaneous virus infection. This infection is actually a reactivation of the varicella-zoster virus which causes chickenpox. When the virus is initially introduced into the body, it can manifest as chickenpox (varicella). The virus then remains dormant in the ganglion and […]

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Types of covid vaccine in Malaysia

Introduction Pfizer, AstraZeneca and Sinovac are the Covid 19 vaccines currently available in Malaysia to fight the pandemic of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Vaccines are safe and effective tools in preventing the serious complications of COVID-19. We will discuss the types of COVID-19 vaccines in Malaysia, efficacy and side effects of them in this article. […]