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5 Guides To Safer Food

Introduction Safe food preparation is crucial to avoid food borne illness especially food poisoning episode. Factors that contribute to food poisoning are : Food which is contaminated with micro-organisms from : faeces soil water rats, mice insects and pests domestic farm animals humans, through their hands. Micro-organism are able to …

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Use of Safe Cookware

Introduction Containers and utensils are cookwares designed for use in cooking food. Examples of cookwares : woks, pots and pans bakewares microwave safe containers steamers ladles, spoons. Ideally, cookwares should be made of an inert substance that DOES NOT ; peel, chip, crack, craze, vaporise, dissolve, OR harbour bacteria. In …

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Malaysian Food Pyramid

Introduction Malaysian Food Pyramid is a simple guide for individuals to vary their foods intake according to the total daily food serving recommended. A balanced diet contains the combination of foods that will provide all the nutrients needed by our body. There is no single food that will provide us …

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Medications and Breastfeeding

Introduction A breastfeeding mother may encounter certain health problems for which she may be prescribed medications. In such situations, she may wonder if breastfeeding should be continued or stopped temporarily until the drug therapy is over. While most pharmaceutical drugs are safe, there are certain types that may cause side-effects …

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When Should A Mother Avoid Breastfeeding

Introduction Breast milk is widely acknowledged as the most complete form of nutrition for infants, including premature and sick newborns. In addition to containing all the nutrients your baby needs in the first six months of life, breast milk also contains disease-fighting substances that not only help to protect against …

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Hiperlipidemia

Hiperlipidemia (Pemakanan Remaja yang Mengandungi Tinggi Lemak) Pengenalan Kandungan kolesterol dalam darah yang tinggi sangat merbahaya kepada kesihatan. Ia boleh menyebabkan sakit jantung, darah tinggi dan angin ahmar. Anda perlu memantau tahap kolesterol dalam darah. Ia boleh dilakukan di hospital yang berdekatan dengan tempat tinggal anda Tahap kolesterol darah saya …

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Hyperlipidaemia

Introduction Hyperlipidaemia is defined as either elevation of cholesterol or triglycerides in blood circulation. There are a few types of major cholesterol in human body including the LDL (low-density lipoprotein) and HDL (high- density lipoprotein). Hyperlipidaemia is dangerous to health. Increased level of LDL, total cholesterol, triglycerides and low HDL …

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