Thailand eyes Sabah potential in medical tourism  New 

The government has to spend around RM16 billion a year to treat patients with diseases due to their smoking habit...Read more»

Dr Jeyaindran's death huge loss to health sector - Minister Dzulkefly  New 

Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad has described the death today of retired deputy director-general of health Datuk...Read more»

More than 100,000 M'sians to suffer kidney failure in next 20 years, Health Ministry warns

More than 100,000 Malaysians are expected to suffer kidney failure over the next two decades, warns the Health Ministry...Read more»

Stern action against those selling vape to minors, says Dr Lee

Stern action will be taken against those who sell electronic cigarettes or vape to children under the age of 18, said Deputy Health...Read more»

39 storm victims receive treatment at govt hospitals in Kedah

A total of 39 victims of a storm that hit several districts in Kedah last night were treated at government hospitals across the state...Read more»

Unregistered products, cosmetics worth RM180,080 seized

The Perak Health Department’s Pharmacy Enforcement Branch (PEB), have seized 8,000 units of unregistered products and unnotified...Read more»

Dengue cases, deaths double in Malaysia

Malaysia has been plagued by dengue once again – as of August 3, 2019, some 80,000 cases and 113 deaths have been reported...Read more»

Health DG delivers prestigious lecture in Poland

Malaysia through Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah had the honour on Monday to deliver the Martin Allgower Lecture...Read more»

Man bitten by pet puppy dies of rabies in Sarawak

A 46-year old man from Kota Padawan, Kuching, who had failed to inform the authorities that he was bitten by his rabid pet puppy, died of rabies...Read more»

Keningau Hospital to have haemodialysis centre next year

Keningau Hospital is expected to have a RM1.7 million haemodialysis centre next year, operating on a 24-hour basis with the capacity...Read more»

NIOSH developing comprehensive solution to address mental health issues

The National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (Niosh) is developing a comprehensive solution to help employers and workers...Read more»

Health minister: Doctors must give prescription slip if patient requests it

Doctors are only obliged to provide prescriptions when patients request for them, Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad said today...Read more»

New Tobacco Control Bill to be finalised by month’s end, says Dzulkefly

The Health Ministry is in the process of finalising the new Tobacco Control Bill, its minister Datuk Seri Dzulkefly Ahmad said today...Read more»

Influenza B outbreak in Negeri Sembilan is fake news

Negeri Sembilan Health Department has dismissed claims that there is an influenza B outbreak in the state. Its director Datuk Dr Zainuddin Mohd Ali...Read more»

50% of those with NCD unaware they have the disease

About 50 per cent of those having non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in the country are not aware they have such diseases, said Health director...Read more»

No dangerous substances in 'Ghost Smoke' candy

Preliminary studies conducted on the Ghost Smoke candy has found that it does not contain any dangerous ingredients, said Deputy Health...Read more»

700,000 Malaysians suffer from functional problems

About 700,000 Malaysians suffer from functional problems, according to a National Health and Morbidity Survey in 2015....Read more»

157 hospitals recognised as baby-friendly, says Minister

A total of 137 government hospitals and 20 private hospitals nationwide have been recognised as baby-friendly, said Health Minister...Read more»

Malaysia, Philippines sign MoU to cooperate on health care

Malaysia and the Philippines have agreed to collaborate in various areas of health care after both governments signed a memorandum...Read more»

Mawar Haemodialysis Centre hopes to get licence soon

The Mawar Haemodialysis Centre hopes the government will give immediate consideration to its application to obtain the licence for it to resume...Read more»

Don't share personal hygiene items to avoid risk of hepatitis, says Health Minister

Personal toiletry items and grooming tools such as toothbrushes, razors, nail clippers and even nail polish should not be shared...Read more»


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2019 - 2020 Events

21-22 August 2019
Nursing & Health Care
Novotel Brisbane, Brisbane, Australia

11-12 September 2019
HMA 2019
Hanoi, Vietnam

11-13 September 2019
Medical Fair Thailand
Bangkok, Thailand

8-10 November 2019
Eldercare Exhibition & Conference Asia
Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre

18-20 November 2019
Saudi International Pharma Expo
Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center

18-20 November 2019
Saudi International MedLab Expo
Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Center

14-15 February 2020
Hall 3 @ Singapore EXPO

9-11 September 2020
Medical Fair Asia
Marina Bay Sands Singapore

9-11 September2020
Medical Manufacturing
Marina Bay Sands Singapore