Category Archives: Self Care

COVID-19: 3,631 new cases recorded today – Health D-G

-- A total of 3,631 new COVID-19 cases were reported today, taking the total number of infections nationwide to 165,371, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah."Of the new cases, seven are import cases who were infected abroad

COVID-19: Thailand scales up active case detection to curb infections in communities

— Thailand is stepping up active case detection in highly-controlled provinces in the kingdom to halt the spread of COVID-19 in communities. Centre for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) assistant spokesperson Dr Apisamai Srirangsan said the Depa...

COVID-19: 3,306 new cases, four deaths Jan 18 – Health DG

A total of 3,306 new COVID-19 infections were recorded in the country today, bringing the cumulative figure of positive cases to 161,740, said Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.He said of the total number of new cases reported

Sabah views seriously video of men drinking beer at PKRC – Masidi

-- The Sabah Heath Department (JKNS) views seriously the video clip showing a number of people drinking beer at the COVID-19 Quarantine and Low-Risk Treatment Centre (PKRC) in the state which went viral on social media recently.State Local Government a...

MOH committed to ensuring safety of registered vaccines

-- The Ministry of Health (MOH) is always committed to ensuring the quality, safety and effectiveness of vaccines and registered medicines are always guaranteed through the quality product monitoring programme and pharmacovigilance.Its Minister Datuk S...

Two COVID-19 positive Bangladeshi men try to board flight to Dhaka

-- Two Bangladeshi men in their 20s, who had tested positive for COVID-19, tried to leave the country by boarding a flight bound for Dhaka yesterday via the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) here.They were found to be positive for

Health, economy among six main clusters for smooth emergency management

The health cluster and the economy cluster are among six main clusters to be focused on by the government following the establishment of the Emergency Management Technical Committee yesterday.The Chief Secretary to the Government, Tan Sri Mohd Zuki Ali...

COVID-19: Thailand reports 374 new cases, zero deaths

Thailand recorded 374 new COVID-19 cases and zero deaths over the last 24 hours, bringing the tally in the kingdom to 12,054 cases and 70 fatalities. The Centre for COVID-19 Situation Administration (CCSA) spokesman, Thaweesilp Wissanuyothin said of th...

Safety, basic needs of health workers taken care of – Dr Sha’ari Ngadiman

The Selangor State Health Department (JKNS) is paying attention to the work environment, basic needs and safety of health personnel at its facilities.Its director, Datuk Dr Sha’ari Ngadiman said this in response to an article titled, ‘LETTER: A Tired D...

COVID-19: MOH, APHM to further discuss patient management at private hospitals

The Ministry of Health (MOH) will hold further discussions with the Association of Private Hospitals Malaysia (APHM) and other private hospital licensees in the near future regarding the management of COVID-19 patients at private hospitals.Deputy Healt...