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4 TIPS FOR ACNE FREE SKIN
  • Mya Care Guest Blogger
  • 14 Jan 2019

4 TIPS FOR ACNE FREE SKIN

Acne is a problem that most people in the world have experienced at some stage. We can however take solace in the fact that we're not alone. Acne is a problem for people all over the world. As an example, in Thailand, there are over 60 facilities that treat acne. Clearly acne treatment in Thailand is a top priority. While sometimes acne can be caused my various problems such as hormonal issues, here are some tips to take care of your skin and prevent acne whenever possible.

BARIATRIC SURGERY - IS IT THE BEST OPTION FOR YOU?
  • Mya Care Guest Blogger
  • 13 Jan 2019

BARIATRIC SURGERY - IS IT THE BEST OPTION FOR YOU?

Bariatric surgery (also called weight-loss surgery) has become a popular tool for losing weight in people who are drastically overweight. However, this is a radical approach to losing weight quickly and it can come with a high rate of complications. On top of this, the patient is expected to make sudden lifestyle changes and while there are successes, permanent weight loss is still not guaranteed.

3 ENDOCRINE DISORDERS YOU SHOULD BE AWARE OF
  • Shailesh Sharma
  • 09 Jan 2019

3 ENDOCRINE DISORDERS YOU SHOULD BE AWARE OF

These endocrine disorders may not be as common as diabetes or brittle bones. However, they can significantly impair your quality of life. Learn more here.

WHAT YOU CAN DO ABOUT SIGNS OF AGING
  • Dr. Sharmila Samaranayake
  • 08 Jan 2019

WHAT YOU CAN DO ABOUT SIGNS OF AGING

Aging is a natural process which everyone has to go through with time. Although it is discouraging and tough to handle for those who are cosmetically concerned, it is an inevitable process. However there are some ways which are proven to be effective against certain signs of aging up to a certain level.

CHILDHOOD OBESITY: CAUSES, RISK FACTORS AND PREVENTION
  • Mya Care Guest Blogger
  • 06 Jan 2019

CHILDHOOD OBESITY: CAUSES, RISK FACTORS AND PREVENTION

Obesity is fast becoming one of the world's largest global epidemics due to increasingly sedentary lifestyles and overly processed foods. Having an unhealthy weight puts one at risk for contracting chronic lifestyle diseases such as diabetes, heart disease and more. Children who are obese are at an even higher risk for these health concerns, both currently and later on in life.

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE
  • Mya Care Guest Blogger
  • 02 Jan 2019

WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE

Antibiotics are a group of medicines aimed to prevent and treat bacterial infections. Antibiotic resistance (AR) is a phenomenon in which bacteria changes its behaviour when faced with a particular antibiotic. Normally, these drugs should cause bacteria to either stop multiplying or to grow slower than they would if no antibiotic was present; however, if bacteria become resistant, then their growth would not be affected. AR renders treatment ineffective and makes infections more dangerous for the patient.