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T2DM Medication : Glucagon-like Peptide-1 (GLP-1)

Treatment : Pharmacological : Medication for Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus   Glucagon-like Peptide-1 (GLP-1) Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) is a hormone that is released from the intestines (ileum and colon). The secretion of GLP-1 is depending on the presence of nutrients in the small intestines. As we know, insulin is a …

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Assisted Reproductive Technology

Introduction Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) basically means a procedure done to assist couples to conceive whereby the fertilization happens in vitro or outside the human body and later the embryo is transferred back into the womb. This is usually performed for couples having subfertility as a result of significant female …

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Effects Of Hormones On Fertility

Introduction   Infertility among couples can be due to many factors involving either or both partners. Among the factors are hormonal components which can directly or indirectly have an effect on the cause of the infertility. Hormones are secretions produced by glands and have an effect on target organs which are …

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Male Infertility

Introduction When a couple are unable to conceive after trying for one to two years the cause could be due to either one partner or both or unexplained. Male related problems directly cause 20% of infertility while it contributes to another 30-40% of cases. In most circumstances it is defined …

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Chemotherapy

Uses Chemotherapy or anticancer agents are the primary treatment for cancers such as leukemia, lymphoma and breast. These medications are used to cure cancer, keep cancer from spreading, to slow cancer’s growth and to kill cancer cells that have spread to other part of the body. Chemotherapy may be used …

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Blood Donation Deferral

Safe blood comes from safe donors. In Malaysia, blood is procured from voluntary, non-remunerated blood donors.  Blood donor selection criteria is in place to ensure that only blood donors who meet the criteria are eligible to donate blood. An individual who does not meet the blood donor selection criteria will …

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Lesbianism

Introduction Lesbian is a kind of relationship which refers to female who is attracted to another female (female homosexuality). In the West, lesbianism has become a popular culture that influenced the feminist movement which questioned male strict gender role. Why lesbian? Women prefer women as women like to express passionate …

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Preparing Children for Parental Divorce

In recent times, increasing numbers of families go through separation and divorce and the effects on children may vary from mild emotional problems to severe psychological problems. Parents have a crucial role in getting their children through this trying time as best as possible. Parents can help their children cope …

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