Spina Bifida

Spina Bifida

Written by Tan Pei Yee Have you wonder why women need to take folic acid during pregnancy, or even earlier before getting pregnant? One of the reasons being is folic acid can help to prevent some major birth defects, such as spina bifida. The term spina bifida comes...
Diabetic Neuropathy

Diabetic Neuropathy

Written by Amy Gan Diabetic neuropathy is a common complication of diabetes and can affect many aspects of life and severely limit patients’ daily functions. Diabetic neuropathy is defined as “the presence of symptoms and/or signs of peripheral nerve dysfunction...