Stop Obesity

12 Feb 2018|Health|

What is Obesity? Obesity is a condition where if a person has accumulated too much body fat to cause a negative effect on their health.  Most commonly your physician will use special measure called Body Mass Index to determine whether you are normal, underweight, overweight or Obese.  Your waist circumference will also be

Prevention of Road Traffic Accidents

12 Feb 2018|Health|

Driver safety  Speed There is a close relationship between speed and the risk of a crash. As speed increases, so does the severity of crash injuries. Check your speedometer regularly while driving Know the speed limits - look for signs, especially at junctions Remember, speed limits are a maximum, not a target Stay focused on

Aesthetic Dentistry

25 Jan 2018|Articles, Health, News Media|

Not all of us can have that perfect smile naturally due to genetics, accidents or teeth that just don’t grow the way they’re supposed to. It’s important to be confident in smiling because it can light up your features and give people a more positive impression of you, which you lose out on if you’re

Understanding Oral Cancer

20 Jan 2018|Articles, Health, News Media|

Oral cancer in this country, according to Dr Sobial Bilal, a Senior Lecturer in the School of Dentistry, is mainly caused by smoking, chewing betel and drinking alcohol. Dr Hussein Al Wakeel, a dental officer at the IMU's Oral Health Centre, adds that early detection of oral cancer is difficult as there are few early

BFM News on IMU Hospital

15 Dec 2017|Health, News Media, Videos|

Residents of Bukit Jalil and its surrounding neighbourhoods will soon be provided with modern, integrated healthcare that combines the disciplines of allopathic medicine alongside those of complementary medicine at the IMU Hospital. The new IMU Hospital will enhance the existing healthcare services by IMU Healthcare to the community with new patient-centric inpatient and surgical facilities. IMU Healthcare (IMUH)

IMU Healthcare Breaks New Ground on Bukit Jalil’s First Patient-Centric Hospital

15 Dec 2017|Health, University|

Kuala Lumpur, 14 December 2017 – IMU Healthcare (IMUH) based at Bukit Jalil, will commence work on its first hospital after a ‘ground breaking’ ceremony today officiated by the Minister of Health Malaysia YB Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam. Since 2010, IMU Healthcare has been providing the residents of Bukit Jalil and its surrounding neighbourhoods with

Acupuncture Anesthesia, Perfect Combination of TCM and Western Medicine

14 Dec 2017|Articles, Health, News Media|

Acupuncture has been practised for centuries in China for its ability to modulate and manage pain. According to Prof Zhou Jia, Director of Acupuncture Anaesthesia Research Institute in Shanghai, China, there are two types of acupuncture anaesthesia. In Malaysia, acupuncture anaesthesia had been administered in a thyroid surgery at Hospital Raja Permaisuri Bainun, Ipoh. Find

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