Memory loss – is it dementia or pseudodementia?

Memory loss – is it dementia or pseudodementia?

IF YOU are a spouse or a caregiver for an elderly person, you may be familiar with instances where your …

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Judges and executioners on social media

Judges and executioners on social media

SOME time back, I was out with my wife to buy a laptop and we met this pleasant saleswoman. She …

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Legacy of words for the family

Legacy of words for the family

THIS Father’s Day, Luke Teoh would love to have a short holiday on a very quiet beach. He is a …

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Adventure and hobby tours can be fun

Adventure and hobby tours can be fun

WHEN planning a trip, we tend to think in terms of countries or cities. We rarely think about more specialised …

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Retirees living off the land

Retirees living off the land

BEFORE retiring Ong Sun Moi and her husband M.K. Arumugam had already decided that they would move to the countryside …

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It’s never too late to quit smoking

It’s never too late to quit smoking

KICKING the smoking habit takes months, sometimes years. Some manage to do it the first time they try, others relapse …

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Enjoy life but know the limitations

Enjoy life but know the limitations

AS we grow older, we start to change the way we think and act. That’s because we have to “be …

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That oral lesion could be cancer

That oral lesion could be cancer

ORAL cancer is usually associated with older patients, although its prevalence is increasing in younger patients. Oral cancer was once …

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Weekend getaways never looked so good

Weekend getaways never looked so good

WE ARE blessed to live in a country that boasts internationally-renowned tourist destinations such as George Town, Malacca, Sipadan, Langkawi …

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Taking care of a loved one in their final days

Taking care of a loved one in their final days

PALLIATIVE care is not easy to talk about in Malaysia where death is still a taboo subject. But, dying is …

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What you should eat if you’re losing hair

What you should eat if you’re losing hair

HAIR loss can be troubling to both men and women as they age. It can affect self-image and self-confidence, causing …

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