COVID Vaccine Contains Dead Babies?! – 8 Myths Explored and Debunked Last updated on
1. The COVID-19 vaccine will alter my DNA. And unlike super soldier serum, it also does not transform you into a hunk (image credit: Science ABC) This misconception came about largely due to some of the mechanism of actions of certain vaccines, most notably the vaccines by Pfizer and Moderna which uses mRNA to carry [...]
COVID-19 Treatment in MOH Facilities Last updated on
Health director-general, Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah during press conference on current situation of COVID-19 in our country. Wondering what medicines are being used in our MOH facilities in treating COVID-19 patients despite no specific approved treatment and vaccines for this disease? Recently, our Ministry of Health published a guideline on management of COVID-19 (updated 19th [...]
The Reality of COVID-19 Infection Risk Among Healthcare Workers Last updated on
Early this year, videos of healthcare workers (HCWs) from China went viral. They were shown worrying for their own and their family’s health after handling COVID-19 patients. That fear reached our shores ever since Malaysia reported our first COVID-19 case, and unfortunately it was not left unfounded. In mid-September, Health Minister Dr Adham Baba announced [...]
RX Plus Vol 3: Jack of All Trades Last updated on
With the final part of the trilogy, we would like to take a look at a journey that went far off the beaten track. Our final main character has seen many things and worn many hats, having been in both the private and public sectors. Without further ado, let’s listen to Mr Aqil’s story. 1. [...]
RX Plus Vol 2: Change, the Constant Last updated on
Our generation has a problem with choices. From quarrelling over evidence-based choice of antibiotics to debating the venue for dinner, we seem to have a problem choosing the “path to walk down.” Even in the pharmacy world, graduates have to pause to think the path they wish to walk down – to take care of [...]