Vape and Shisha not included in smoking ban, according to Health Minister  New 

The ban on smoking at all restaurants, food outlets and hawker stalls which will take effect from January 1 next year does not include...Read more»

Malaysian government stands firm on smoking ban  New 

Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad affirmed the government’s stance on the smoking ban at eateries, saying people should be able to...Read more»

Tuberculosis a major health problem in Sabah   New 

Tuberculosis (TB) remains a major health problem in Sabah with 3,993 cases recorded in the first 10 months of this year, said State Health...Read more»

Malaysian doctors aim to raise awareness about COPD

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) is a condition half a million Malaysians struggle with but only a fraction have awareness about...Read more»

GlaxoSmithKline commences clean-up to fight dengue

The Allied Against Dengue (AAD) initiative, founded by GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare (GSK), initiated a clean-up today, to help combat...Read more»

EMR system to be implemented in 145 hospitals nationwide

The electronic medical record (EMR) system, which facilitates the transfer and sharing of patient information, is expected to be...Read more»

More than 20,000 eatery owners object to smoking ban

More than 20,000 eatery owners under the umbrella of three associations are against the Ministry of Health's move to ban smoking in food...Read more»

Health Minister enforces product guideline on Cell and Gene Therapy products by 2021

The Ministry of Health intends to extend the use of drone technology at state health departments nationwide in an effort to combat Aedes...Read more»

Malaysians gaining support for the medical marijuana

Four out of every 10 Malaysians are in favour of legalising medical marijuana, a survey by YouGove Omnibus shows. The survey found that 57% of the 1,012...Read more»

Malaysia needs 700 geriatricians for ageing population

The country currently has 35 geriatricians registered with the National Specialist Register, said UM Specialist Centre (UMSC) consultant geriatrician...Read more»

Next global malaria threat will happen in Malaysia

Malaysia’s battle with mosquito-borne diseases is about to take a turn for the worse. Even as the country grapples with the Aedes mosquitoes...Read more»

Putrajaya to consult experts before mulling legalising marijuana - Deputy minister

Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye clarified today that Putrajaya will consult special subject experts, before determining whether or not to...Read more»

KLSMC joins AFC's medical centre of excellence in Asia

The Kuala Lumpur Sports Medicine Centre (KLSMC) has joined the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) team. KLSMC, in collaboration with sports medicine...Read more»

Kelantan identifies flood-risk clinics and hospitals

The Kelantan Health Department has identified clinics and hospitals at risk of being affected by the flood as a precautionary measure with the...Read more»

Health ministry is happy with Budget 2019 allocations

Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad is “happy” and “thankful” to the Prime Minister and Finance Minister...Read more»


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