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Busted kidneys

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Wednesday December 22, 2010

Busted kidneys

The Doctors Says
By Dr MILTON LUM

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Acute kidney failure

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Acute kidney failure needs prompt treatment

The Doctor Says by Dr MILTON LUM

Kidney (renal) failure occurs when the kidneys are unable to perform their functions, leading to accumulation of toxic substances in the body, and consequent harm to health.

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Treating an overactive bladder

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By Dr MILTON LUM

Wednesday October 27, 2010If you cannot control your urge to pass urine, you might be suffering from an overactive bladder.

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Impact of pregnancy on renal disease

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By DR MILTON LUM

THERE are many changes in the body during pregnancy, and the kidneys are no exception.

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Diabetes and kidney damage

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THE DOCTOR SAYS
By Dr MILTON LUM

Uncontrolled or poorly controlled diabetes affects the kidneys and leads to a condition called diabetic nephropathy, which is a leading cause of chronic renal failure in many countries, and Malaysia is no exception.

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Hazards of adolescent pregnancy By Dr MILTON LUM

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The dangers of adolescent pregnancies are much greater than that of women in the second, third, or fourth decade of life.

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Plumbing woes

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By Dr MILTON LUM

When harmful bugs invade the urinary tract, the ensuing infection can be problematic.

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What a shock!

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The doctor says,  by Dr Milton Lum  (Wednesday July 7, 2010)
Shock due to a severe allergic reaction is called anaphylaxis, and can result in death if not treated immediately.

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Itchy and Scratchy

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Wednesday June 9, 2010

THE DOCTOR SAYS By Dr MILTON LUM

Skin allergies can get quite uncomfortable, and often leave unsightly traces on the skin.

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Milton’s Corner

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Breathe in, breathe out

Asthma is a common condition that can occasionally threaten life.

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