Category Archives: Medical

Socso comes to aid of chronic back pain patient

KLANG-- The Social Security Organisation (SOCSO) has come to the aid of a factory worker who is currently suffering from chronic back pain.According to a statement by the organisation, the condition of Mat Zin Husin, 54, who has only been

Negeri Sembilan govt mulls setting up state science centre

NILAI, The Negeri Sembilan government plans to build a science centre to enhance the interest and understanding of the people in the state towards science and technology, as well as to produce a generation of contributors in the related fields.Menteri

ASEAN concerned over presence of warships in South China Sea

BANGKOK, ASEAN countries have expressed their concern on the rising tensions caused by the presence of warships in the South China Sea, said Malaysia's Foreign Minister Datuk Saifuddin Abdullah.We should lessen the presence of warships in the disputed ...

SLDB land, customary land titles given, do not sell land – Shafie

SEMPORNA, Aug 3 (Bernama) --The recipients of pioneer land titles from the Sabah Land Development Board (SLDB) and customary land in this district today were reminded by Sabah Chief Minister Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal not to sell the land

Wait for probe report on wildlife habitat destruction – Terengganu MB

KUALA NERUS-- The Terengganu government is still waiting for an investigation report on alleged logging and mining activities in Bukit Besi, Dungun alleged to have caused the destruction of wildlife habitat in the area.Terengganu Menteri Besar Dr Ahmad...

Roof telco structures in Melaka not a health hazard – State Exco

MELAKA, There is no scientific conclusion to show that Radio Frequency (RF) radiation emitted from telecommunication towers or structures has potential health effects such as dizziness, memory loss and skin cancer, the Melaka State Legislative Assembly...

New Tool Finds Bed Net Use Spotty, Raising Malaria Risk

A new tool for monitoring bed net use reveals that people don't use their bed nets consistently, which could contribute to the recent slowdown in progress in the fight against malaria.More than 400,000 people die from malaria each year, making

Health Department always monitor Sungai Kim Kim victims

JOHOR BAHRU, The State Health Department always monitor the conditions of the victims of the pollution at Sungai Kim Kim in Pasir Gudang last March, including Wafiy Idham Wazir, who is now believed to be suffering from Myokymia.State Health, Culture

Only four Orang Asli still in Hulu Terengganu Hospital

KUALA TERENGGANU, Only four patients are still warded at the Hulu Terengganu Hospital in Kuala Berang as of today, according to Kelantan Health Director Dr Mohd Jusoh.He said the four patients consisted of three men and a woman aged between

Simpang Pulai Orang Asli increase hygiene, health care to avoid measles

SIMPANG PULAI, The Orang Asli here have increased their level of cleanliness in all aspects to avoid contracting measles, which has hit the Orang Asli community of the Batek tribe in Kuala Koh, Gua Musang, Kelantan.A resident of Kampung Pos