World Mental Health Day

Theme for 2017 – Mental Health in the Work Place This year’s World Mental Health Day on October 10 carries the theme “Mental Health in the Work Place”. Are you aware that about 350 million people worldwide suffer...

Vaccination for all

Thanks to advances in medicine and better lifestyles, more Malaysians are living longer. But how can we improve the quality of life among older adults. Priya Kulasagaran discovers the way we need to change how we talk ab...

Reversing cancer, One day at a time

Through impactful research, we work towards the day when cancer is a disease that can be cured and when we are able to reverse the fear, ignorance and silence around cancer. As a non-profit organisation, we rely on publi...

Why Volunteer for CRM?

“I have been volunteering for four years in CRM. What drives me to volunteer for them is because I think that CRM is making real impact in people’ lives, particularly in Asia. More and more people are going to have c...

Genetic Counselling

Empowering people to make the right decisions about genetic testing and risk management The breast cancer 1 (BRCA1) and breast cancer 2 (BRCA2) genes are the genes most commonly affected in hereditary breast and ovarian ...

Patient Navigation Programme

Reducing barriers and assisting patients through their journey in breast cancer According to founder of Cancer Research Malaysia (CRM) Dr Teo Soo-Hwang, Malaysia has the lowest breast cancer survivorship in the region. ...

Treating cancer by genetics

Cancer genetics research paves the way for more effective and personalised treatment The future of cancer treatment will be based on the specific gene changes found in cancer cells instead of the cancer location. “Pers...