Gender inequalities in the prevalence, perception, and reporting of cyberstalking in Malaysian university students - Gan J.
Violence against women online is common yet likely under-reported and is often manifested through cyberstalking. The relatively new phenomenon of cyberstalking has yet to gain the attention it deserves in developing countries such as Malaysia, which is sti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 16, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Southeast Asia Haze Tied to Hospitalization for Breathing Problems Southeast Asia Haze Tied to Hospitalization for Breathing Problems
People are more likely to be hospitalized for respiratory disorders during the annual haze season in Southeast Asia, when densely polluted air hovers over the region, than at other times of year, a Malaysian study suggests.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - July 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medscape Today News Source Type: news

Malaysia ’s IHH trumps Manipal to win Fortis bid at Rs 170/share, to launch open offer
Cash-strapped Fortis said IHH will invest Rs 40 billion ($584.11 million) at Rs 170 per share in the company that operates about 30 private hospitals in India. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - July 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Malaysia ’s IHH trumps Manipal to win Fortis Healthcare bid at Rs 170/share
Cash-strapped Fortis said IHH will invest Rs 40 billion ($584.11 million) at Rs 170 per share in the company that operates about 30 private hospitals in India. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - July 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fortis will grow stronger under IHH ownership: Singh brothers
Munjals-Burmans combine which did not participate in the fresh round of bidding, also hoped that the Malaysian chain will bring its global capabilities to India, and take Fortis to new heights. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - July 13, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Southeast Asia haze tied to hospitalization for breathing problems
(Reuters Health) - People are more likely to be hospitalized for respiratory disorders during the annual haze season in Southeast Asia, when densely polluted air hovers over the region, than at other times of year, a Malaysian study suggests. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

New 'scaly' snails species group following striking discoveries from Malaysian Borneo
(Pensoft Publishers) Six new species of unique land snails whose shells are covered with what look like scales are described from the biodiversity hotspot of Malaysian Borneo in the open-access journal ZooKeys. The snails were discovered by a Malaysian-Dutch team of scientists, thanks to a set of modern tools, high-magnification scanning electron microscope and 3D modeling. All species are named after their original localities to highlight the need for conservation efforts in the particular areas. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - July 10, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Delineating risk zones and evaluation of shelter centres for flood disaster management along the Pahang River Basin, Malaysia - Isahak A, Reza MIH, Siwar C, Ismail SM, Sulaiman N, Hanafi Z, Zainuddin MS, Taha MR.
Shelter centres are important locations to safeguard people from helpless situations and are an integral part of disaster risk reduction (DRR), particularly for flood DRR. The establishment of shelter centres, and their design based on scientific assessmen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Crash severity along rural mountainous highways in Malaysia: an application of a combined decision tree and logistic regression model - Rusli R, Haque M, Saifuzzaman M, King M.
The objective of this study was to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

An observational study of restraint and helmet wearing behaviour in Malaysia - Oxley J, O'Hern S, Jamaludin A.
Unrestrained and unhelmeted occupants are at increased risk of severe injury or death in the event of a crash, and there is evidence that children, particularly in low and middle income countries, have low restraint and helmet wearing rates. Roadside obser... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Prevalence and determinants of antepartum depressive and anxiety symptoms in expectant mothers and fathers: results from a perinatal psychiatric morbidity cohort study in the east and west coasts of Malaysia - Nasreen HE, Rahman JA, Rus RM, Kartiwi M, Sutan R, Edhborg M.
This study aimed to estimate the prevalence of antepartum depressive, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 18, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

AMG Int ’ l wins CE Mark for Archimedes bioresorbable biliatric stent
Q3 Medical Devices’ AMG International said today it won CE Mark approval in the European Union for its Archimedes biodegradable biliary and pancreatic stent. The Winsen, Germany-based company touts the Archimedes as the only fully biodegradable biliary and pancreatic stent cleared for use in obstructed biliary or pancreatic ducts globally. “The Archimedes biodegradable stent represents a major breakthrough in the treatment of obstructive biliary and pancreatic disorders, and also in the field of biodegradable and bioresorbable materials and their application in medical devices moving forward. This technology ha...
Source: Mass Device - June 15, 2018 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Fink Densford Tags: Regulatory/Compliance Stents amginternational Source Type: news

EMS Asia Kicks Off EMS Clinical Competition
A group of 10 teams from across Asia will converge at EMS Asia 2018 to participate in a clinical competition that tests each team's ability to handle a variety of patients and conditions often encountered in the prehosptial setting. Teams arrived at this year's EMS Asia conference location in Davao City, Philippines, from across the Asian continent. Last held in Seoul, South Korea in 2016, this is the fifth Asian EMS Conference, an event that seeks to unite the continent's various EMS systems to share research and education in an effort to move forward advancements in prehospital care in a forum allowing for open communica...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - June 15, 2018 Category: Emergency Medicine Authors: Ryan Kelley, NREMT Tags: Training News Source Type: news

Corynebacterium diphtheriae Infection: Two Case Reports and Literature Review
In this report, we describe two cases of C. diphtheriae infection. The first is a case of cutaneous diphtheria in a Malaysian woman caused by a toxigenic strain of C. diphtheriae. In the second case, a nontoxigenic C. diphtheriae strain was isolated from the blood of a fully vaccinated pediatric patient with underlying congenital heart disease. (Source: Clinical Microbiology Newsletter)
Source: Clinical Microbiology Newsletter - June 7, 2018 Category: Microbiology Authors: Zeti Norfidiyati Salmuna, Wan Amani Wan Abdul Azim, Murnihayati Hassan, Azian Harun, Siti Asma' Hasan, Alwi Muhd Besari, Mohd Rizal Mohd Zain Tags: Case Report Source Type: news

Mylan-Biocon ’s insulin biosimilar faces FDA hurdle
Firms have been asked to share details about a change in the manufacturing site for glargine from Bengaluru to a new facility in Malaysia. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - June 2, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Barriers to seeking school counselling: Malaysian Chinese school students' perspectives - Chen KS, Kok JK.
School counselling services have always been unpopular among Malaysian students. Many researchers have studied what prevents students from seeking mental health services. However, there is a lack of study on the barriers to seeking help in the context of M... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Verdict: Joint aviation investigation team CONFIRMS Malaysian flight MH-17 was shot down by Russian military unit
(Natural News) After more than two years of painstaking work, a joint aviation investigation team from The Netherlands and Malaysia has announced they have definitive proof that an air defense unit from the Russian military shot down a Malaysia Airlines commercial flight over Ukraine nearly four years ago. As reported by the South China Morning... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - May 27, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What You Should Know About the Nipah Virus Outbreak
Ten people in the South Indian state of Kerala have died after being infected by the Nipah virus, an emerging disease thought to be spread by fruit bats and other animals. Here’s what you should know about the outbreak. What is the Nipah virus? The Nipah virus is a highly contagious and deadly virus that was first identified in 1999 when pig farmers in Malaysia and Singapore became very sick. During that outbreak, nearly 300 people were infected, and more than 100 people died. To stop the outbreak, authorities had to euthanize over one million pigs. Since then, the virus has been identified in outbreaks in Bangladesh...
Source: TIME: Health - May 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alexandra Sifferlin Tags: Uncategorized healthytime public health Source Type: news

Nurse Dies After Contracting Rare Nipah Virus While Treating Outbreak in India
(NEW DELHI) — The nurse, with two young children and a husband working overseas, scrawled the words in blue pen as she lay dying in an Indian hospital isolation ward, sick with a rare and deadly virus. “I think I am almost on my way. I may not be able to see you again. Sorry,” Lini Puthusheri wrote her husband in a tangle of English and Malayalam, the main language of the south Indian state of Kerala. “Take care of our children,” wrote Puthusheri, who was infected with Nipah virus while caring for sick patients. She signed it “Lots of love.” She died Monday. At least 10 people h...
Source: TIME: Health - May 22, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Associated Press Tags: Uncategorized India onetime Source Type: news

Nurse Dies After Contracting Rare Nipah Virus While Treating Outbreak in India
(NEW DELHI) — The nurse, with two young children and a husband working overseas, scrawled the words in blue pen as she lay dying in an Indian hospital isolation ward, sick with a rare and deadly virus. “I think I am almost on my way. I may not be able to see you again. Sorry,” Lini Puthusheri wrote her husband in a tangle of English and Malayalam, the main language of the south Indian state of Kerala. “Take care of our children,” wrote Puthusheri, who was infected with Nipah virus while caring for sick patients. She signed it “Lots of love.” She died Monday. At least 10 people h...
Source: TIME: Science - May 22, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Associated Press Tags: Uncategorized India onetime Source Type: news

Postnatal depression and intimate partner violence: a nationwide clinic-based cross-sectional study in Malaysia - Ahmad NA, Silim UA, Rosman A, Mohamed M, Chan YY, Mohd Kasim N, Yusof M, Abd Razak MA, Omar M, Abdul Aziz FA, Jamaluddin R, Ismail F, Ibrahim N, Aris T.
This study aimed to investigate the relatio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 21, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

After Manipal-TPG, IHH extends validity of offer for Fortis
IHH's offer to infuse up to Rs7,400 crore into Fortis and acquire over 50% stake in the company is now valid until May 29, the company told the Malaysian stock exchange on Thursday. (Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News)
Source: The Economic Times Healthcare and Biotech News - May 17, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

After Manipal-TPG, IHH jumps back into race for Fortis Healthcare
IHH's offer to infuse up to Rs7,400 crore into Fortis and acquire over 50% stake in the company is now valid until May 29, the company told the Malaysian stock exchange on Thursday. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - May 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

With extended bid, IHH back in race for Fortis
IHH ’s offer to invest up to Rs 7,400 crore in Fortis for over 50% stake is now valid until May 29, the company told the Malaysian stock exchange on Thursday. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - May 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Development of a disaster action plan for hospitals in Malaysia pertaining to critical engineering infrastructure risk analysis - Janius R, Abdan K, Zulkaflli ZA.
Critical engineering infrastructure (CEI) risk analysis is one of the tools used to measure potential risks in order to develop a disaster action plan (DAP). For hospitals, electricity and water supplies are two of the critical engineering infrastructures ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 14, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Is 92 too old to lead? Malaysia's Mahathir doesn't think so
Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad admits he is 'very old,' but also is a reminder that 92 isn't as old as it once was (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Malaysia's new leader shows that 92 isn't really so old
After Malaysia elects a 92-year-old leader, a question is raised: How old is too old to run a country (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Sacramento health care software company seeks $36 million in damages against international business partners
E*Healthline, a Sacramento-based health care software company, is seeking $36 million in damages in a lawsuit against Malaysian pharmaceutical company Pharmaniaga Berhad and Saudi Arabian investment company Modern Industrial Investment. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - May 9, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Scott Rodd Source Type: news

Sacramento health care software company seeks $36 million in damages against international business partners
E*Healthline, a Sacramento-based health care software company, is seeking $36 million in damages in a lawsuit against Malaysian pharmaceutical company Pharmaniaga Berhad and Saudi Arabian investment company Modern Industrial Investment. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 9, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Scott Rodd Source Type: news

Health and safety management practices of contractors in South East Asia: a multi country study of Cambodia, Vietnam, and Malaysia - Manu P, Mahamadu AM, Phung VM, Nguyen TT, Ath C, Heng AYT, Kit SC.
The construction sector is notorious for accounting for numerous occupational deaths, injuries and illnesses in many countries. In emerging economies this situation could be direr, and health and safety (H&S) management by contractors is important to tackl... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Occupational Issues Source Type: news

AstraZeneca and Luye Pharma Group enter agreement for rights to Seroquel and Seroquel XR in the UK, China and other international markets
AstraZeneca has entered into an agreement with Luye Pharma Group, Ltd. (Luye Pharma) for the sale and licence of the rights to Seroquel and Seroquel XR in the UK, China and other international markets, including Brazil, Australia, Saudi Arabia, Mexico, South Korea, Thailand, Argentina, Malaysia and South Africa. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - May 7, 2018 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured AstraZeneca Business and Industry Source Type: news

Bain life sciences fund backs Lowell ’s Rapid Micro Biosystems in $60M round
Bain Capital ’s first-ever life sciences fund has added another local company to its portfolio, participating in a $60 million round for Rapid Micro Biosystems, a Lowell-based firm that makes a machine capable of detecting microbial contamination in drugs and other medical products. Rapid Micro Biosystems ann ounced the equity round on Wednesday. It was co-led by Bain Capital Life Sciences and Xeraya Capital, a Malaysian venture capital and private equity firm. Bain’s life sciences fund, led… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Physician Practices headlines - May 2, 2018 Category: American Health Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

Bain life sciences fund backs Lowell ’s Rapid Micro Biosystems in $60M round
Bain Capital ’s first-ever life sciences fund has added another local company to its portfolio, participating in a $60 million round for Rapid Micro Biosystems, a Lowell-based firm that makes a machine capable of detecting microbial contamination in drugs and other medical products. Rapid Micro Biosystems ann ounced the equity round on Wednesday. It was co-led by Bain Capital Life Sciences and Xeraya Capital, a Malaysian venture capital and private equity firm. Bain’s life sciences fund, led… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - May 2, 2018 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Max Stendahl Source Type: news

Pedestrians' behavior towards the use of footbridges under the impact of motivational alerting posters: the case of Ipoh city, Malaysia - Hasan R, Napiah M.
This paper presents the results of a research project conducted in Ipoh city, Malaysia. It endeavors to rank the most affecting factors on using the footbridge from the pedestrians' perspective. The usage rate of four footbridges was observed, and thirteen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 1, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Engineering, Physics, Structural Soundness and Failure Source Type: news

Fortis receives revised offer from Malaysia's IHH at Rs 175 per share
Fortis Healthcare has already received binding offers from four entities - KKR-backed Radiant Life Care, IHH Healthcare, Manipal/TPG consortium, and Munjal and Burman family offices. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - May 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New beetle species named after Leonardo DiCaprio
Water beetle species found in Malaysia was named after the Titanic star for his environmental activismA new species of water beetle found clinging to a sandstone rock in a fast-flowing stream that leads to a waterfall in Malaysian Borneo has been named after the actor Leonardo DiCaprio.The tiny black insect, which has a partially retractable head and slightly protruding eyes, was named after the star ofTitanic andThe Revenant for his environmental activism.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 30, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Ian Sample Science editor Tags: Science Malaysia Asia Pacific Environment Wildlife Leonardo DiCaprio Titanic The Revenant Source Type: news

The role of incentives towards adolescents' commitment to use public transport in Malaysia - Sukor NSA, Basri NK, Tarigan AKM.
This study examines the adoption of a travel behaviour modification programme to encourage sustainable mobility and public bus usage. Students from four schools in Penang Island were recruited and divided into two groups: Group 1 (without incentives) and G... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Wiley partners with World Scientific to offer affordable digital content in Asia
John Wiley and Sons Inc., today announced a new partnership with World Scientific Publishing, a leading international independent publisher of books and journals for the scholarly, research and professional communities. The partnership will provide access to Wiley’s library of over 8,000 digital textbooks increasing to over 9,000 including the World Scientific collection in Asia. There are 10 subject areas that include Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and Business, Finance and Accounting. The strategic partnership, which commenced in March 2018, aims to boost both the quality and quantity...
Source: News from STM - April 24, 2018 Category: Databases & Libraries Authors: STM Publishing News Tags: Featured World Source Type: news

Malaysia's IHH makes binding offer to invest Rs 650 crore in Fortis
Manipal-TPG combine and Munjals and Burmans were the only two groups which had made binding offers out of total of five suitors in race. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - April 24, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Simulation of noise exposure level of fire-fighters in emergency response services in Malaysia - Zainal Abidin AN, Jusoh M, Zakaria ZY.
Excessive exposure to noise may lead to noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). NIHL has emerged as the biggest cause of world occupational disease in recent years. Occupational hearing loss is among the common work related diseases in Malaysia. It has been pro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 23, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Battle for Fortis intensifies with improved offers from IHH, Hero-Dabur alliance
Malaysian healthcare group IHH and joint bidders Sunjil Munjal of Hero Enterprises and the Burmans of Dabur have submitted revised offers for the healthcare group. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - April 19, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Malaysia's IHH says Fortis board declines to engage on takeover offer
The Malaysian firm said the Fortis board sent it a response letter indicating it was unable to engage with IHH due to binding agreements with Manipal Health (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - April 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fortis rejects IHH offer, board to consider ‘all eligible options’
The Malaysian firm said the Fortis board sent it a response letter indicating it was unable to engage with IHH due to binding agreements with Manipal Health (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - April 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Non-profit ’s $300 hepatitis C cure as effective as $84,000 alternative
Exclusive: 71 million people stand to benefit from reduced price treatment for virus which can lead to liver cirrhosis, cancer and deathAn affordable hepatitis C treatment has been shown to be safe and effective, with very high cure rates for patients including hard-to-treat cases, in interim clinical trial results that offer hope to the 71 million people living with the disease worldwide. The treatment is expected to cost $300 for 12 weeks, or $3.50 per day, in Malaysia, where trials were conducted along with Thailand – a fraction of the cost of other hepatitis C medicines produced by major drugmakers, which often r...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - April 12, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Julia Kollewe Tags: Medical research Hepatitis C Global health Global development Science Society Egypt Pharmaceuticals industry Source Type: news

Fortis Healthcare receives new joint bid from Sunil Munjal-Burman family
This comes even as Manipal has increased its offer to acquire Fortis' hospitals business and while Malaysia's IHH has also been planning a counter bid of its own. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - April 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Women's attitude and its influence on violence during pregnancy in Northern State of Peninsular Malaysia: cross-sectional study - Haron K, Shaffie Z, Ghazi HF, Isa ZM.
The objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of men's violence against pregnant women and whether it is influenced by women's attitude. A cross-sectional study was carried out in a hospital in northern state of Peninsular Malaysia. A total o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 11, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Social Etiologies and Disparities Source Type: news

Functional outcomes 6 months after severe traumatic brain injury following admission into intensive care unit: a cohort study in two tertiary hospitals - Ludin SM, Rashid NA, Awang MS, Nor MBM.
The objective of thi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 10, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Multilateral Biosecurity Dialogue with Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the United States
Johns Hopkins Center for Health Security. 09/2017 This Web page provides information about a multilateral dialogue among biosecurity experts from Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the United States to promote engagement that helps improve national and regional response to natural, accidental, and deliberate biological events. Dialogue countries will consider Southeast Asia's increasingly complex biosecurity risk landscape, including natural outbreaks of emerging and potential pandemic pathogens, porous borders and highly mobile populations, and rising terrorism threats, as they explore how they can work together to stren...
Source: Disaster Lit: Resource Guide for Disaster Medicine and Public Health - April 4, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: The U.S. National Library of Medicine Source Type: news

Elder abuse and chronic pain: cross-sectional and longitudinal results from the Preventing Elder Abuse and Neglect Initiative - Yunus RM, Hairi NN, Choo WY, Tan MP, Hairi F, Sooryanarayana R, Ismail N, Kandiben S, Peramalah D, Ali ZM, Ahmad SN, Razak IA, Othman S, Mydin FH, Chinna K, Bulgiba A.
OBJECTIVES: To examine the cross-sectional and longitudinal relationships between elder abuse and neglect (EAN) and chronic pain in rural older Malaysians. DESIGN: Two-year prospective cohort study. SETTING: Kuala Pilah, a district in Negeri Sembil... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 2, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Tannins from the miracle tree, a hybrid of the mimosa tree, found to be an effective treatment for many chronic diseases, including cancer
(Natural News) Though it’s known as the “miracle tree,” Leucaena leucocephala hybrid-Rendang is sadly underutilized. This Malaysian amalgam was created by crossing L. leucocephala with L. diversifolia, two plants known for their poor digestibility but impressive condensed tannin content. Also known as proanthocyanidins, condensed tannins are known for their wide array of health benefits. These range... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news