Malaysia reports first case of polio since 1992   New 

A polio case has been confirmed in the country, the first in Malaysia in 27 years. The Health Ministry confirmed...Read more»

Govt concerned on the increase of obesity problems among Malaysian   New 

The government was concerned on the problem of obesity among Malaysians which was said to be highest among Asian...Read more»

Malaysian doctor developing diabetic wound care solution

An orthopaedic surgeon’s desire to ease the suffering of diabetic patients has led him to discover innovations such as special...Read more»

Health Ministry to get more staff in stages, says DG

The Government has approved the Health Ministry’s request for additional staff to fill up a shortage at its hospitals and clinics...Read more»

WHO reports 440,000 new measles cases globally in 2019

Johor Bahru district recorded the highest number of dengue cases with 7,199 out of 9,703 since January to date...Read more»

9,703 dengue cases in Johor since January

Johor Bahru district recorded the highest number of dengue cases with 7,199 out of 9,703 since January to date...Read more»

Diabetes among principal causes of death in Malaysia

Diabetes mellitus is one of the ten principal causes of death in 2018, according to the Malaysian 2019...Read more»

Sunway healthcare targets 2,000 beds

Sunway Bhd will spend RM1.5 billion to build six hospitals over the next two to five years, which could be a prelude...Read more»

No plans to enact act to ban alcohol consumption in public places - Dr Lee

The Health Ministry has no plans to enact an Act to ban people from drinking liquor or alcoholic beverages in public places....Read more»

5 human malaria cases detected in Kuala Nerus

A resident of Kampung Tepoh, Batu Rakit in Kuala Nerus near here has been diagnosed with human malaria infection on Oct 23....Read more»

Health minister launches e-wallet pilot project at four govt clinics

 In response to the government’s call for a cashless society in Malaysia, the Health Ministry has taken the initiative to introduce...Read more»

Heart disease claims 50 lives every day in Malaysia

Coronary heart disease is still the number one killer causing the death of about 50 Malaysians every day, said Deputy Health Minister...Read more»

Decision on compulsory vaccination to be announced soon

A decision on whether immunisation vaccination will be made compulsory in Malaysia will be announced soon, said Health Minister Datuk...Read more»

Top British medtech firm to open in Penang, employ 800 locals

British medical technology company Smith+Nephew plc (SN) plans to build its first Asian manufacturing plant specialising in ...Read more»

Kelantan screens 16,000 for mental illness from Jan-June

The Kelantan State Health Department has run mental health screenings on 16,000 individuals in the state this year through the Depression...Read more»

Over 90,000 Rohingya treated at Malaysian field hospital in Cox's Bazar

The Armed Forces' Malaysian Field Hospital in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh has treated over 90,000 Rohingya refugees to date..Read more»

Chemical in food grade plastics are not harmful, says Health DG

The leaching of chemical compound ‘phthalate’ from plastic packaging is not at a harmful level, says Health director-general Datuk...Read more»

Health Ministry requests more than 10,000 additional hospital staff

The Health Ministry has submitted a request to the Federal Government for additional posts of 10,675 involving government hospitals...Read more»


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