Health

Some resources on health that I have compiled:

You may also visit my Health Blog where I write about various health ailments, mind body connection to illness, etc.

Acupuncture effective for elderly after falls/stroke/ legs no strength

Health

Acupuncture is very helpful for the following condition: 1. Regaining more mobility after stroke 2. Pain management for elderly after falls 3. Legs or overall body no strength especially in elderly 4. Body pain and numbness And a host of other symptoms. For example a Malay friend of mine had cough for months and could [...]

Alternatives to sending parents to nursing homes

Health

In the previous article, I have written on why we should not send our parents to nursing home. Regardless of any justifications that we wish to give ourselves to make us feel better, know that when we send them away, we would break their hearts. There are alternatives that we can consider: 1. Hire a [...]

Should you send your parents to nursing home/ old folks home?

Health

We have just passed Mother’s Day and Father’s Day would be approaching. Hidden within the fringe of society, many parents are spending these days in old folks or nursing homes. In this era, grown children would not think twice to send off their parents permanently to go stay in an old folks home once their [...]

How a bidan and a bomoh saved my life

Health, Paranormal

Help can come in unexpectedly in life. Do you know that my life was saved by a bidan (midwife/assistance nurse) and a bomoh (Malay medium)? During the initial stages when my mom was pregnant with me, a doctor had diagnosed my mom as having a molar pregnancy (meaning just a lump of meat growing and [...]

Healing Chronic Pain without costing you money

Health

Years ago, I used to suffer from painful attacks on my shoulders and lower back. It was the same for my colleagues, many who are living with chronic pain. When we saw the panel doctors, we would be given painkillers and muscle relaxants. I remember a few telling me that the medications did not work [...]

Please, please have your child vaccinated

Health

While doing some research, I was surprised that the Malaysian government do not make it compulsory for vaccination in Malaysia. an increasing segment of parents in Malaysia have chosen not to have their children vaccinated. Please, if you love your child, please have your child vaccinated even though it is no longer compulsory to do [...]

Twisting of the intenstines/ bowels (Volvulus) due to spirit disturbance

Health, Paranormal
Volvulus Twisted bowels

In my life, I have known of 2 cases of persons suffering from volvulus or twisted intestines/ bowels. Basically they develop bloating of the stomach, followed by severe unbearable pains. When they got themselves checked at the doctors, the doctors mentioned that for some unknown reasons, their intestines/ bowels seemed to have twisted together. The [...]

After STROKE: Treatment to do to prevent recurrance

Health

I lost my dad to stroke so this topic is something close to my heart. When he got his first stroke, his recovery was apparently 100%. Basically he walked out from the hospital looking totally fine. Few years later, a second stroke claimed his life. He went into a coma and subsequently passed away. Last [...]

Change of direction for this blog- towards healing and spirituality

Health

This blog was started in 2009 when I decided to focus on posts related to Malaysia in a single blog. Mostly I post articles about discovery of suppliers and shops. These articles were well received. In 2017, I have resigned from my corporate job and become a full time caregiver. My priorities have changed and [...]

Treatment for chronic pain and ailments in Malaysia

Health

When I was in the corporate world, many of my colleagues suffered from chronic pain and ailments. There are conditions ranging from lower back pain (very common), shoulder pain, frozen shoulder, numbness and recurring flus/sinus/fever. In the two companies I worked in, the newbies we hired were healthy when they first joined out company. Fast [...]