A Plan to Manage Diabetes

12 Jun 2018|Articles, News Media, People, Staff|

Diabetes patients are often recommended to make significant lifestyle changes, particularly in diet and exercise to manage their condition. In managing diabetes, diet intervention aims to achieve a target weight loss of 5 to 10 percent in six months and reduce total calorie intake by incorporating meal replacements.

IMU Medical Biotechnology Students Conduct Community Service Project at OUG

4 May 2018|Medical Biotechnology, People, Programmes, Staff, Students|

Applied Biotechniques and Community Health is a module offered in Semester 6 of IMU’s Medical Biotechnology programme, which includes a community service project. For this year, our MB1/15 students were granted the opportunity to serve the young community (aged 8 to 11 years old) at the Talento Daycare Centre, Kuala Lumpur.

Stand Together to Stop Bullies

24 Apr 2018|Articles, News Media, People, Staff|

IMU psychology lecturer, Alexius Cheang, looks at the dynamics between the three elements involved in bullying: the bully, the victim and the bystander. He believes that the bystander is the one component that is often overlooked, and yet it is the most important component in changing the dynamics of bullying.

Food Intake for Diabetics

23 Apr 2018|Articles, News Media, People, Staff|

Dietitian and Dean, School of Health Sciences, Prof Dr Winnie Chee provides details about a study in Malaysia that applied a culturally-adapted nutrition algorithm and motivational counselling to help people with diabetes achieve weight loss and glucose control.

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