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...
Vaccination myths (and facts)

Vaccination myths (and facts)

Despite the importance of immunisation programmes in public healthcare, a number of myths about vaccines are still causing parents to refrain from getting their children vaccinated. While the number of families choosing ...
Invisible armour

Invisible armour

Vaccinations are said to have saved more lives worldwide than any medical product or procedure in the past 50 years. In a series of three articles, Priya Kulasagaran looks at the history of vaccines, how they work, the c...
Made this way

Made this way

Having a genetic disorder sounds truly unpleasant but equipping yourself with knowledge can make all the difference in the world. Nature works in wondrous ways. From our genes that are the fundamental building blocks of ...
Not etched in stone

Not etched in stone

We can’t change our genes but that doesn’t mean we have no control over our health or our future. Our genes are the basic building blocks of who we essentially are. They govern the way we look, walk, talk and more. W...
The foundation of life

The Foundation of Life

Genes are the building blocks of living things and it’s what makes each and every one of us so unique Our genes dictate who and what we are. They are the reason why you’re tan or fair, tall or short, or have blond or...