1st WORLD CONGRESS ON HEALTHY AGEING
"Evolution: Holistic Ageing in an Age of Change"
19th-22nd March 2012, Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Organised by Malaysian Healthy Ageing Society




News Update #1


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Malaysian Healthy Ageing Society: 1st World Congress on Healthy Ageing News Update

[ Event Information ]

Host Organisation
Minister of Health Foreword
Minister of Tourism Foreword
WHO Foreword
Welcome Message
Organising Committee
International Advisory Panel

[ News Update ]

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[ Scientific Programme ]

Congress Schedule

Scientific Topics

- Mind
- Body
- Spirit
- Socio-Community
- Future Medicine

Plenary Speakers

- List of Plenary Speakers
- Prof. E. Makoto Suzuki
- Prof. Suresh Rattan
- Prof. Tommy Cheng Yung Chi
- Prof. David Ames
- Prof. Carolyn Baum
- Y.M. Royal Prof. Dr. Ungku Aziz
- Tony Buzan

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[ Travel Information ]

Malaysia & Kuala Lumpur
Accommodation
Social Programmes & Tours
Congress Venue

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[ Registration ]

Register as a Delegate
Register as a Visitor Sponsorship and Exhibition


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[ Call For Papers ]

Info on Paper Submission
Abstract Paper Online Submission

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[ Contact Us ]

Welcome to our First News Update:
  1. Congress Updates

  2. Heart failure by Dr. Wong Teck Wee, Scientific Chairman WCHA 2012

  3. Menopause Blues to Midlife Wellness by Dr. Bharathi Vengadasalam, Scientific Co-Chairman WCHA 2012

  4. Estate Planning by Ranuga Devy M. Packirisamy, Advocate and Solicitor

  5. Depression, 'A Disabling but Treatable Illness' by Dr. Philip George, Co-Chairman WCHA 2012

  6. Reversing Chronic Health Disorders via Complementary Therapies by Dato' Steve Yap, Federation of Complementary & Natural Medical Associations

Congress Updates: Plenary Speakers Update

  • Prof. Emeritus Makoto Suzuki
  • Prof. Suresh Rattan
  • Prof. Tommy Cheng Yung Chi
  • Prof. David Ames
  • Prof. Carolyn Baum
  • Y.M. Royal Prof. Dr. Ungku Aziz
  • Mr. Tony Buzan
  • Click here for list of speakers


    Congress Updates: Delegates and Exhibition

    Number of Delegates to date: 857 delegates
    Number of Exhibitors to date: 37 exhibitors


    Heart Failure
    by Dr. Wong Teck Wee

    Doctors may describe heart failure as an enlarged, swollen or weak heart. Sometimes it may be referred to as congestive heart failure. That's because some patients have fluid accumulation or "congestion"primarily in the lungs. Heart failure is NOT a heart attack?.

    Read more here


    Menopause Blues to Midlife Wellness
    by Dr. Bharathi Vengadasalam

    Menopause is a natural transition of life for most women . Some women may enter menopause more abruptly after surgical removal of ovaries .Whether natural or induced, the menopausal transition is accompanied by various physical and emotional changes?.

    Read more here


    Estate Planning
    by Ranuga Devy M. Packirisamy

    As we grow older, we may develop physical or mental impairments, which would at some point of time prevent us from leading completely independent lives. While we are young we are busy running our daily lives caring for a young family and trying to earn an honest living, in the process we try to save something for a rainy day?.

    Read more here


    Depression, 'A Disabling but Treatable Illness'
    by Dr. Philip George

    I wish I had my hand chopped off so that people would know I am suffering? This was how a patient described his depression. He was suffering but the suffering was not external, rather it was internal. People could not believe that he was ill?.

    Read more here


    Reversing Chronic Health Disorders via Complementary Therapies
    by Dato' Steve Yap

    While Western drugs and surgical medicine have dominated healthcare in Malaysia for the past fifty years or so, there is now growing demand for traditional (Malay, Chinese, and Indian) and complementary medicine (known as 'T&CM' in this country). Reasons for the popularity of T&CM include?

    Read more here


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