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Dr. Yi Xuan Lee

Medical doctor and writer

Expertise: General medicine, medical education

Highlights, Experience & Education

Junior medical doctor, researcher, and writer. Vast experience representing Malaysia at international exchanges and meetings. Volunteered with the Malaysia Ministry of Health, the United Nations, and Médecins Sans Frontières.

I believe a healthcare career will allow me to touch many lives with my one life. I am a firm believer that healthcare is a human right. Everyone should be entitled to control their health, access health information, and be aware of ways to stay healthy.

Yi Xuan is a junior medical doctor who aspires to join humanitarian medicine in the future. Being a polyglot, she loves translating and writing articles to disseminate information for the public interest. She is an active volunteer in healthcare and human rights, with experience working in volunteer clinics and teaching centers, district health offices, and online volunteering with international NGOs.

Yi Xuan obtained her medical degree (MD.) from The National University of Malaysia. While pursuing her degree under full scholarship, she led multiple organizations at the national and international levels. She is also an alumnus of the International Course of Bioethics and Human Rights by the UNESCO Chair in Bioethics.

Dr. Yi Xuan Lee Articles

General Health

How To Prevent Arthritis

Arthritis means inflammation (-itis) of the joints (arthro-).  Most people know arthritis as painful, stiff, […]

Sex and Relationships

Relationship Anxiety: Signs, Causes, And Tips

Humans spend a lifetime building connections with other individuals.  Among all sorts of relationships, key […]

Natural Supplements

5 Benefits Of Maca Root For Women

People have been using medicinal plants since prehistoric times.  Between 4000-2000 BC, Peruvians living in […]


Does Metformin Make You Sleepy?

Many people with diabetes experience tiredness or feel sleepy during the daytime.  Could your diabetic […]

General Health

Dry Socket: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment

Many people fear going to the dentist, especially when it is a visit to have […]

Prostate Medication

What Are The Side Effects Of Doxazosin?

Doxazosin is a prescription medication commonly used to treat enlarged prostate (benign prostatic hyperplasia) in […]


How To Get Rid Of A Yeast Infection

Yeast is a type of fungus.  Just like bacteria and viruses, we can’t see fungi, […]


Metformin for Fertility: Benefits & Side Effects

Metformin is a popular medication for treating diabetes, but it has many other uses too. […]