BFM 89.9

HIGHLIGHTS  GE15
Podcast  >  Bigger Picture  >  Health & Living  >  Flu and Diabetes in the Elderly

Flu and Diabetes in the Elderly

Dr Nordiana Nordin, Consultant Geriatrician, Hospital Sg Buloh

16-Jan-20 16:00

Flu and Diabetes in the Elderly

With influenza cases seemingly on the rise in recent weeks, we look at how older people are particularly vulnerable to complications from the viral infection. This is of concern especially for those who have coexisting chronic diseases like diabetes. Dr Nordiana Nordin, Consultant Geriatrician from Hospital Sg Buloh, joins us to shed more light on how influenza and diabetes can turn nasty when they come together.

Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek

Presented by: Tee Shiao Eek


This and more than 60,000 other podcasts in your hand. Download the all new BFM mobile app.

Categories:  Health PolicyDiseases and ConditionsMental HealthHealthy LivingFitnessScienceMedical Innovation and Technology

Tags:  The Bigger PictureHealth and LivinginfluenzaH1N1fludiabetespneumoniaelderly


Share this podcast




Play / Pause

Listen now : The Pulse

Today’s Shows



6:00 AM

The 6AM Stretch

7:00 AM

World Market Watch

7:15 AM

Morning Brief

8:00 AM

The Breakfast Grille

Fong Wern Sheng, Executive Chairman of PGF Capital Berhad

8:30 AM

Morning Brief

9:00 AM

Opening Bell

9:35 AM

The Property Show

10:05 AM

Open For Business

Thilaganathan, CEO, Truck It

11:05 AM

HerVantage

How To Start Capitalising on Fintech with Jael Tan

12:00 PM

Enterprise Biz Bytes

Jan Wong, Co-founder & Online Strategist at OpenMinds Resources

1:00 PM

The Breakfast Grille Repeat

Fong Wern Sheng, Executive Chairman of PGF Capital Berhad

2:05 PM

Live & Learn

3:05 PM

Earth Matters

OK Bloomer, Let's Talk Soil

4:05 PM

Health & Living

Ask A Psychologist: Self-Reflection For The Year-End

5:00 PM

The Evening Edition

5:35 PM

Today On Twitter

6:05 PM

Inside Story

7:05 PM

The Evening Edition

7:35 PM

Popcorn Culture - Review

Wednesday

8:00 PM

Cruise Control

Daniel Fernandez, dsf.my | Ariff Roose | Richard Bradbury

10:00 PM

The Pulse