'Good Gut Health' campaign reaches out to 250 schools in Malaysia

by MJN team | 23 Sept. 2016

Stress and many diseases are actually caused by gut problems even though they may seem unrelated to the digestive system. This means understanding how the gut works and how to better take care of it is an essential part of leading a...
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International award given to Vietnamese neonatal nurse

by MJN team

For her dedication to mothers and babies in one of Vietnam’s poorest areas over the past three decades, Vietnamese nurse Nguyen Thi Minh Hong has been named the winner of the International Neonatal Nursing Excellence Awards 2016...
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New Products & Technology


New 3D printing Centre of Excellence opened in Malaysia

A new 3D printing Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Malaysia has been launched by Materialise NV, a Belgium-headquartered 3D printing solutions provider.The facility will focus on research and development...   More »

Health Alert


'Super Resdong', 'Mujarab Resdong Plus' found to have adverse health effects

The public is being advised against buying and consuming the “Super Resdong” and “Mujarab Resdong Plus” products for sinusitis as they have been found to have adverse effects to...   More »

2016 -2017 Nursing & Healthcare Events

26-28 October 2016
MedTec China 2016
Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center

1-3 May 2017
20th Global Nursing Education Conference
Osaka, Japan

Featured Headlines


Kota Kinabalu celebrated World Pharmacists Day 2016   New 

MJN Team | 26 Sept. 2016

Kota Kinabalu, the coastal city in the state of Sabah in Malaysia, celebrated World Pharmacists Day 2016 with the theme "Pharmacists: Caring for you" and have called on the public to participate in the celebration. The Sabah...

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UMNO offers assistance to Malaysian medical students in debt in Egpyt   New 

MJN Team | 26 Sept. 2016

The education bureau of the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), the country’s largest political party, will offer assistance to the 150 Malaysian medical students recently reported facing financial difficulties in Egypt through...

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Nationwide dengue cases showing decreasing trend   New 

MJN Team | 26 Sept. 2016

Amid reports of the rising number of Zika virus infection cases across Southeast Asia and the growing concern of experts and the public over health issues, good news came in the form of the overall downward trend of the dengue cases seen across...

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International News


Abu Dhabi needs more nurses in dialysis centres, says expert

05 Sept 16

Abu Dhabi: There are just around 250 nurses at Abu Dhabi’s public dialysis centres although the number of patients who require dialysis is doubling every five years, a senior medical expert said here on Monday. To support patients...

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Education News


Bereavement care study programme to be offered in Malaysia

12 Sept 16

Malaysia’s large-scale cemetery corporation Fairy Park Group and Taiwan’sJen-Teh Junior College of Medicine, Nursing and Management are teaming up to offer professional studies in the niche subject of bereavement care to Malaysian...

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Kelantan authorities confiscate RM263K worth of unregistered medicines

13 August 16

Kelantan health authorities seized 106 unregistered medicines and 20 cosmetic products, with a value of RM263,881, without notification in a special operation conducted at four districts in the state. State Health Department Director Ahmad...

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Business & Investments


Manipal to further invest RM600 mn in building more hospitals in Malaysia

26 Aug 16

Manipal Health Enterprises Pvt Ltd, the third largest healthcare network in India, is planningto build more hospitals Malaysia in the next five years in order to expand and strengthen its healthcare business as a recognised medical excellence...

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