JOHOR BAHRU, March 9 (Bernama) -- As many as 2,222 dengue cases have been recorded in the state from January to March 2 this year, with Johor Bahru recording the highest number.
JOHOR BAHRU, March 9 (Bernama) -- The number of people who sought treatment for inhaling poisonous gas that was emitted by chemical waste in Sungai Kim Kim near Pasir Gudang has increased to 79 as of 9.30 pm yesterday.
From Nashir Mansor
MANILA, March 8 (Bernama) -- Prime Minister’s wife Tun Dr Siti Hasmah Mohd Ali today advised all parents not to fall for fa the mistaken idea and false information about vaccination which are being bandied about by the anti-vaccine movement.
PUTRAJAYA, March 8 (Bernama) -- Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Wan Azizah Wan Ismail has reminded parents that they should get advice from valid health experts and vaccinate their children so as to protect them (from diseases) rather than listen to baseless claims that vaccination would endanger their children.
IPOH, March 8 (Bernama) -- Smokers who wish to quit smoking are encouraged to get their smoking cessation councelling services through the ‘mQuit’ programme provided by the Health Ministry since 2012.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 8 (Bernama) -- The Islamic Medical Association of Malaysia (IMAM) and Federation of Islamic Medical Associations (FIMA) fully support compulsory vaccination for babies and children to ensure there are no defects and deaths among them.
PETALING JAYA, March 8 (Bernama) -- The Health Ministry (KKM) through the Health Advisory Council is looking for the best mechanism to create an effective and continuous cooperation between public and private hospitals.
SEREMBAN, March 8 (Bernama) --The Negeri Sembilan Environment Department (JASNS) will carry out enforcement on all 29 private hemodialysis centres in the state to ensure that clinical wastes at the premises are disposed of according to the regulations.
KUALA LUMPUR, March 8 (Bernama) -- Santen Pharmaceutical Co Ltd, a specialised company dedicated to ophthalmology, will sponsor worldwide activities to raise public awareness of glaucoma during the week-long World Glaucoma Week (WGW), beginning March 10.
JOHOR BAHRU, March 8 (Bernama) -- Twenty-one students are still in hospital after having inadvertently inhaled methane fumes from a chemical dumped into a river near their school in Pasir Gudang yesterday, said Deputy Education Minister Teo Nie Ching.
By Jenny Imanina Lanong Abdullah and Murni Nasri
This is the second of a two-part article on lung cancer treatment.
KUALA LUMPUR, (Bernama) -- Traditionally, surgery for lung cancer is done via a thoracotomy, which requires the cutting of muscles and spreading of the ribs before entering the chest to remove the cancer.read more ››
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