Hyaluronic acid (HA) is widely used in cosmetics and the field of biomedicine. This molecule is commonly found in human and animal bodies. The production of HA used in the market can be divided into a few sources, like animal sources or biosynthesis from bacteria such as Streptococcus zooepidemicus. The use of HA in dentistry is considered relatively new, with few products readily available in the market focused on dental issues. So, in this short article, we will list down the use of HA in dental applications. The application of hyaluronic acid in dentistry has gained significant attention due to […]
An educator certification in a Moodle-based Learning Management System (LMS) usually covers topics such as: 1. Overview of the Moodle platform, its features and functionality. 2. Setting up and managing courses, including creating and organizing course content, activities, and assessments. 3. Using Moodle’s tools for communication, collaboration and assessment. 4. Enhancing the learning experience through the use of multimedia and other interactive elements. 5. Customizing Moodle with themes, plugins, and other tools. 6. Implementing effective instructional design practices to create engaging and effective online courses. 7. Administering Moodle and managing users, security, and reporting. By completing a Moodle-based educator certification, […]
Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) can be regarded as a revolutionary technology in dental imaging. It has many applications in dentistry including endodontics, implant dentistry, orthodontics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, pathology, and TMJ imaging. Previously, three-dimensional, multiplanar imaging can be achieved by using the hospital-based computed tomography (CT) machine. Before we move on to the technical and interpretation of CBCT images, let’s have a look at the history of this technology. CBCT technology has been used for imaging of cardiac and pulmonary imaging purposes by Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota since the late 1970s. It was quite a long time […]
The misconception Some people have a misconception that all plants and their derivative products are ultimately safe to be used in all conditions. When used correctly (appropriate dose, conditions, etc.), traditional herbal medicines can truly provide relief for a variety of ailments as proven and testified across many generations. However, some plants may exert apparent/non-apparent unwanted side effects which are lethal upon ingestion/contact whilst some plants may even be deadly if misused. Desired and undesired effects of traditional herbal medicine One needs to be aware of the potential risk of certain plants that can carry both medicinal (desired) and toxic […]
What is traditional herbal medicine? Traditional herbal medicine is made of medicinal herbs/plants, either involving the whole part of the herbs/plants or some part of it (i.e., leaves, roots, fruits, flowers). It is usually prepared based on traditional practice and is customized to its intended use. How to prepare it? The method of preparation varies for each medicinal herb/plant, but generally, they are dried and powdered or crushed into small pieces before being added to a liquid mixture or immersed in water. Herbs/plants may also be cooked in oil or fat, heated with an alkali such as lime, or prepared […]
The loss of your loved ones, despite heartbreaking, is not the end. Assets left by the deceased still requires for someone to administer and most importantly, to be distributed to the entitled beneficiaries. The knowledge of inheritance management is crucial among any family members since failure to properly manage the estate could lead in great difficult such as follows:-
INHART has emerged as one of the outstanding halal training providers at the local and international levels. Our training modules are customized to the clients’ needs that range from business owners, personnel in food industries to individuals who are interested to gain knowledge and skills in the halal industry.INHART trainers are well-experienced and certified by HRDF Malaysia and JAKIM. Stay tuned for more engaging and certified modules from us !
My mother shared how kuih koci was the first type of kuih which was taught to her by her mother. My paternal grandmother guided her on how to make the delicious kuih using black glutinous rice flour to be enjoyed by the big family of 3 generations. Later, it became my favorite traditional kuih and I started learning to make one in my 40s. Thank you for reading!
The utilization of biodegradable plastics based on natural resources from polysaccharide, protein, etc has been extensively grab the attention of public community during past years. This is mainly due to their excellent properties that promising disposability after usage without harming the environment. This can be an alternative for packaging applications. For this purpose, biodegradable polymers are often used to produce biodegradable plastics.