Author Archives: mgiwellness

13 Sept 22 Article 01

Why is the immune system attacking itself?

Human immune system is a network of intricate stages and pathways in the body which protects us against harmful organism as well as certain diseases. It recognizes foreign invaders like bacteria, viruses, and parasites and takes immediate action. Generally, the immune system is able to differentiate between foreign cells and host cells (body’s own cell).

16 July 22 Article 02 01

Perilla Leaf Extract vs Digestive Enzymes vs Probiotics

Our gut is an important guardian angel to our health. However, many of us tend to ignore our gut health until there is a repeated incidence of gut-related symptoms happening to us including constipation, diarrhoea and irritable bowel syndrome. These symptoms may not be life-threatening, however dealing with them on a regular basis would be

5 June22 Article 01

Iron Deficiency Anaemia: How is it diagnosed?

Iron is a mineral essential to health and plays an important role in the formation of haemoglobin, which is a protein in red blood cells that helps to carry oxygen throughout the body. Lacking of iron in the body may lead to Iron deficiency anaemia, a condition whereby the body lacks of iron it needs to form haemoglobin.   How is

21 June 22 Article 01

The Bitter Sweet Truth about Diabetes and Immunity

A healthy immune system is vital to protect our body from infections.  It has many types of organs and cells specialised in fighting germs.  However, for people with diabetes, this system is compromised and thus, causing them to fall sick easily.   How does diabetes affect the immune system Poor blood sugar control can affect white blood