Where Did I Leave My Keys?
On 19 August 2016, Dr. Priscilla Loo conducted a talk on Alzheimer's Disease at the Klebang ACE Club meeting held at Oriental Melaka Straits Medical Centre. She is a graduate from University Kebangsaan Malaysia and completed her housemanship at General Hospital Melaka. Dr. Loo is currently practicing at General Hospital Kuala Pilah in the anaesthesia team, taking care of the Operating Theatre and Intensive Care Unit there.
About 50 people participated in the talk which was followed by a short Question & Answer session. During discourse, Dr. Loo talked about the symptoms of Alzheimer's Disease which are memory loss, speech problems, inability to perform simple tasks, disorientation, loss of ability to reason or have complex thoughts, and loss of objects.
She also spoke about how to prevent Alzheimer's Disease particularly through a healthy diet, mental stimulation, regular exercise and adequate sleep.