Health Tips

Get informative health tips today at AA Pharmacy Malaysia website. Our blog entries and articles will give you tips for different types of health concerns and care. AA Farmasi Malaysia is not just another drugstore in Malaysia. We aim to serve our customers not just with products but also with information that are useful for general healthcare. For more healthcare information, you may now view our articles, journals, and blog entries at AA Farmasi Malaysia website. You may also visit our AA Pharmacy outlets to gather information pamphlets or talk to our AA team situated there. Health checks are also available at our AA Pharmacy KL outlets. Assess your health with the help of our AA Farmasi team and learn how to keep it in check!

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HIV & AIDS

HIV & AIDS

Prepared by Loo Han Boon, Pharmacist   What is HIV/AIDS? World Health Organization defines HIV as the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) that infects cells of immune system, destroying or impairing their function. Infection with the virus results in progressive...

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Celiac Disease

Celiac Disease

Written by Qui Min, Pharmacist of AA Pharmacy Old Town. What is Celiac Disease? Celiac disease is an autoimmune and hereditary diseases where our own body’s immune system will attack or damage our small intestine (site of absorption) when we eat gluten. Gluten is a...

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Malnutrition Awareness

Malnutrition Awareness

Written by Adib Irwan, Pharmacist AA Kelana Jaya     What is MALNUTRITION? Malnutrition or undernutrition involves a dietary deficiency. People may eat too much of the wrong type of food and have malnutrition. Poor diet may lead to a lack of vitamins,...

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Down Syndrome

Down Syndrome

What is Down Syndrome? Down syndrome is the most common form of intellectual disability in the world. It is caused by a genetic abnormality that affects something called a chromosome. Chromosomes are large structures found in cells that house thousands of genes....

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Depression

Depression

Written by: Nur Fatihah bt Abdullah What is depression screening? A depression screening, also called a depression test, helps find out if you have depression. Depression is a common, though serious, illness. Everyone feels sad at times, but depression is different...

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Psoriasis

Psoriasis

Written by AA Pharmacist What is psoriasis? Psoriasis is a skin condition that causes raised red skin covered with silvery scales. It can be accompanied with nail pitting or denting on the surface of the nail. These reddish areas may cause itchiness and upon...

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Diabetic Retinopathy

Diabetic Retinopathy

Prepared by Cheah Shi Mun     What is diabetic retinopathy Diabetic retinopathy, also known as diabetic eye disease, is an eye condition that may affect people who have diabetes. Diabetic retinopathy is a serious vision-threatening consequence of diabetes,...

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Epilepsy

Epilepsy

Written by Seh Kah How Symptoms of Epilepsy Seizure signs and symptoms may include: Temporary confusion A staring spell Uncontrollable jerking movements of the arms and legs Loss of consciousness or awareness Psychic symptoms such as fear and anxiety   Causes of...

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Eczema Awareness

Eczema Awareness

Written by Stacy Tse TeinEczema: chances are, you are interested to continue reading this article because you yourself or someone you know have eczema. It's so common that about 20 percent in Malaysia and Singapore have been diagnosed or previously been diagnosed with...

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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

--Written by Sze Hui Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Are you having extreme fatigue, tired all day long and not improve with pure rest? Do the symptoms prolong for 6 months and get worse with physical and mental activity? If the answers are yes, you may want to check it out...

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Celebral Palsy

Celebral Palsy

--Written by Haziq   Definition Cerebral palsy is a neurological disorder caused by immature brain and brain damaged that occur mostly before birth. This disease normally causing of uncontrolled movement and muscle tone or posture abnormality. TYPE OF CEREBRAL...

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Premature Birth

Premature Birth

Written by Yen LingWhat is preterm birth? Preterm birth is defined as birth occurring before 37 weeks of gestation. Babies born unusually early have higher risks for functional impairments (social, behavioural, dan learning disabilities), breathing problems, cerebral...

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