News and Updates

FDA Approves Novel Preventive Treatment for Migraine

05/06/2018

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Aimovig (erenumab-aooe) for the preventive treatment of migraine in adults. The treatment… read more >

Everything You Need to Know About Fibromyalgia

28/05/2018

Fibromyalgia is a long-term or chronic disorder. It’s associated with widespread pain in the muscles and bones, areas of tenderness,… read more >

A sleep expert explains what happens to your body and brain if you don’t get sleep

02/05/2018

Sleep expert Matthew Walker breaks down the many effects of sleep deprivation on your brain and body. Following is a… read more >

How Does Seven to Eight Hours of Sleep Affect Your Body?

26/03/2018

People who can get by on four hours of sleep sometimes brag about their strength and endurance. But recent scientific… read more >

Pfizer Ends Funding to Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Research — The Fallout for Neurology

24/02/2018

Pfizer, one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world, announced in January that it would end all funding for… read more >

TRANSFORM YOUR WORDS IN 4 STEPS

04/01/2018

“Without language, we find ourselves living in a state of emotional chaos. Our brain has given us the potential to… read more >

What Is Parkinson’s?

07/12/2017

Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder that affects predominately dopamine-producing (“dopaminergic”) neurons in a specific area of the brain… read more >

Rest up and stop asking for antibiotics, advise health experts

02/11/2017

The super drug for superbugs is losing its effectiveness as inappropriate prescriptions for antibiotics continue to pile up.   Antibiotic… read more >

18-day-old baby succumbs to viral meningitis, likely contracted after kiss

02/10/2017

Mariana Sifrit, the newborn that contracted viral meningitis at just six days of life, has passed away on 18 July…. read more >

Consuming more red meat and poultry increases diabetes risk, Singapore study reveals

08/09/2017

Generally, a plant-based diet is considered healthier when compared to a meat-based diet in curbing diabetes. It is important to… read more >