18 January 2019

Dr Kay Foon-lok

registered cardiologist
  • When you feel like your heart is beating abnormally, you should visit a cardiologist and take the most appropriate treatment. Photo: AFP

    Be careful if your heart skips a beat

    - Jun 15, 2018 3:52pm
    As we all know, the heart is the most important organ that keeps us alive. It is an organ with a power generation system. The heart keeps beating because it has a complex current conduction system. This natural...
  • A study shows that about 15 to 20 percent of people who have strokes have atrial fibrillation, also called A Fib. Photo: Reuters

    The curse of stroke in some young adults

    - Mar 9, 2018 5:14pm
    The siren of the ambulance wailed urgently, cutting through the cold winter morning. Paramedics were seen rushing into Wong’s house, prompting neighbors to wonder if Uncle Wong’s high blood pressure had finally taken a terrible toll...
  • Glyceryl trinitrate is proven to be effective in easing angina pain. Patients who have a history of angina attacks should always carry the medication in case of an emergency. Photo: Internet

    What to do in case of angina attack

    - Jul 14, 2017 5:31pm
    One day Uncle Chan felt unwell while hiking with friends. He was experiencing chest tightness and chest pain accompanied by sweating. Fortunately, one of his companions is a doctor, who instructed him to rest for a...

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