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Ivermectin and COVID-19 Review: Updated February 2021

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As of February 2021, there are 50  on-going trials on Ivermectin  and COVID-19 registered on ClinicalTrials.gov. Ivermectin is an anti-parasitic medication widely used in low- and middle-income countries to treat parasitic worm infections in adults and children. It’s been used for decades for this purpose by over 3.7 billion people, and is considered safe and effective. It has an increasing list of indications due to its antiviral and anti-inflammatory properties, and is included on the WHO’s Model List of Essential Medicines. Hopefully, this article can help you make sense of the options and to separate the facts from fiction. Ivermectin and COVID-19 Updates: Feb 25, 2021: Drug used to treat lice and scabies drug could cut Covid deaths by up to 75%, research suggests, DailyMail reported . Feb 25, 2021: Scabies and head lice drug could be 'global solution to the pandemic' says study; Mirror UK reported . Jan 23, 2021: Researchers at Oxford University are planning the first, lar

Best Orthopedic Doctors in Selangor and Kuala Lumpur 2021

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If you're looking for the best orthopaedic doctors in Klang Valley, you've come to the right place. Best Orthopedic Doctors in Klang Valley Choosing the right orthopedic surgeon in Malaysia is not as simple as choosing a GP to get your next MC. An orthopedic surgeon is a medical specialist and they do sub-specialize in various orthopedic related sub-specialties. Examples of orthopedic sub-specialties include: Hand surgery Shoulder and elbow surgery Total joint reconstruction (arthroplasty) Skull reconstruction Pediatric orthopedics Foot and ankle surgery Spine surgery Musculoskeletal oncology Surgical sports medicine Orthopedic trauma Orthopaedic Oncology To assist you in finding the best orthopedic doctor in Malaysia, we have compiled a list of orthopedic surgery clinics below. Selection Methodology: The selection of the clinics is based on Google Search Results, reviews and information available on blogs and forums . Disclaimer: The list of clinics has been arranged in no par

6 Best Urologists in Kuala Lumpur and Selangor (2021)

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If you are looking for the best urologists in Malaysia , you've come to the right place. Urology is the surgical specialty that focuses on the urinary tracts of males and females, and on the reproductive system of males. Some of the diseases treated by an urologist are: Erectile Dysfunction Fallen Bladder Bladder Control Problems Painful Bladder System Prostate/Bladder Cancer A testicular mass Infertility (Male) Male Circumcision Urinary or Kidney Stones Difficulty Urinating Stress Incontinence Urinary Tract Infection Here is a list of the best urologists you can find in Malaysia. Note: This list is in no particular order. 1. Dr. Kenneth Koh Beng Hock - Gleneagles (Ampang) Kuala Lumpur  Address and Contact: Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur Address: 282 and 286, Jalan Ampang, 50450 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Telephone Contact Number: +603-4141 3000 Ambulance Line: +603 4141 3131 Other Urologists in Gleneagles Kuala Lumpur: Dr. Chua Chong Beng - Urologist (Surgeon) Dr. Lam Hock Shang - Urologist

10 Best ENT Specialist Clinics in Singapore (Updated 2021)

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If you are looking for an ENT specialist in Singapore , you've come to the right place. When it comes to ENT specialists in Singapore, a search on Google will throw up more than 10 pages of search results. So how can an average consumer find out which one is the best? That's the reason why we have compiled a list of licensed ENT specialists in Singapore for you to choose below. What does an ENT Specialist do? ENT (ear nose and throat) specialists are called medically as 'otolaryngologists' or even 'otorhinolaryngologists'. Is a bit of a mouthful but some hospitals still use that jargon on their doctors' directory and it could lead to some confusion among the public. ENT Specialists or Otolaryngologists are medical doctors trained in the medical and surgical management and treatment of patients with diseases and disorders of the ear, nose, throat (ENT), and related structures of the head and neck. To select an ENT (ear, nose and throat) specialist, many of us

Best Pulse Oximeters in Singapore: Price and Reviews 2021

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Collecting data on oxygen levels is crucial because people with COVID-19 may suffer from "silent hypoxia", a dangerous condition in which they do not outwardly appear to be short of breath, but are confirmed to be so through a pulse oximeter test . Pulse oximeters, or pulse ox, measure the amount of oxygenated blood (SpO2) in your body, giving medical professionals an idea of how much oxygen your body is carrying to vital organs and tissues.  Patients with covid-19 who don’t need immediate hospital attention but are at high risk of developing serious symptoms are to be given pulse oximeters to use at home to reduce the risk of serious deterioration, The BMJ has learnt ( BMJ, published 27 October 2020 ). NHS England is believed to have purchased around 200,000 pulse oximeters for the scheme, which clinical commissioning groups across England will be able to access. Be careful, however. Many cheap models found on the internet don’t do much to measure accurately. They’re labeled

Best Benzoyl Peroxide Acne Treatments in Malaysia 2021: Which One Should You Buy?

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How many times have you tried Googling and asking your friends for recommended acne skincare products, but found yourself confused and overwhelmed? If you are looking for the best acne treatment product in Malaysia , you are in the right place. This article was written with you in mind. Pimples form when dead skin cells mix with excess oil (sebum). This mixture plugs the pore, causing swelling. Bacteria can grow in the mix and lead to infection and pus. In order to treat acne, dead skin cells need to be cleared and oil-polluted pores need to be unclogged as well. The secret? ... Benzoyl Peroxide. When applied to the skin, benzoyl peroxide works by reducing the amount of acne-causing bacteria and also by causing the skin to dry and peel; therefore unclogging the infected oil-polluted pores as well. Benzoyl peroxide for acne treatment is typically applied to the affected areas in gel or cream form, in concentrations of 2.5% increasing through 5.0%, and up to 10%.No strong evide