Glaucoma: The Silent Thief of Sight

Written by Ng Zhi Wei, Pharmacist What is glaucoma?1,2,3 Glaucoma is a chronic eye disease that damages the optic nerve and lead to vision loss and irreversible blindness.1 The optic nerve connected our eyes to our brain so that we can see.  The eye is a globe that is...

Tuberculosis

Written by Ooi An Gie, Provisionally Registered Pharmacist (PRP) What is Tuberculosis? Tuberculosis (TB) is an airborne disease that often affect the lung. This disease is caused by a bacteria called Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB). People infected with TB usually...