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Remote Monitoring: the answer for patients with cardiac arrhythmia
November 25, 2014 1:00 am

Remote Monitoring: the answer for patients with cardiac arrhythmia

Long known to medical professionals the world over, cardiac arrhythmia is the term used to describe an abnormal heart rhythm.

The heart that flutters
November 25, 2014 1:00 am

The heart that flutters

A new treatment for atrial fibrillation is introduced at a recent medical conference but will it be too expensive for Thai patients?

Sci-fi or fact? The future of modern medicine
November 18, 2014 1:00 am

Sci-fi or fact? The future of modern medicine

n my last column, I discussed how genetic testing in healthy individuals continues to evolve, opening up a new era in medicine known as predictive medicine, where latent genetic anomalies can be identified and corrected before they trigger cellular...

Speaking through their hands
November 18, 2014 1:00 am

Speaking through their hands

Disabled kids aim for the top spot and a place in the Guinness Book of Records with their handprints

A strong case of tunnel vision
November 15, 2014 1:00 am

A strong case of tunnel vision

Japan's smartphone "zombies" are wreaking havoc on the streets

Living happily in the 'golden years'
November 11, 2014 1:00 am

Living happily in the 'golden years'

Menopause, or the "Golden Years", is the phase of a woman's life when her ovaries stop working and menstruation is ended.

A plate full of PALEO
November 7, 2014 1:44 pm

A plate full of PALEO

Health is yours, says Chef Daniel Green, if you swap around ingredients in four-fifths of meals

Brain abnormalities seen in people with chronic fatigue: study
November 4, 2014 1:00 am

Brain abnormalities seen in people with chronic fatigue: study

A study of 15 patients with chronic fatigue syndrome has found that patients' brains have at least three distinct abnormalities when compared to healthy people, researchers said Wednesday.

Genetic testing: the "Angelina" effect
November 4, 2014 1:00 am

Genetic testing: the "Angelina" effect

It was perhaps inevitable that Angelina Jolie's decision to go public about her double mastectomy last year would lead to a sudden and dramatic increase in the number in women signing up for genetic testing

Colorectal cancer: early detection can mean a cure
October 28, 2014 1:00 am

Colorectal cancer: early detection can mean a cure

Cancer is the leading cause of death worldwide and once it is established, it cannot be cured.