Guardian celebrates Raya with orphans

Guardian celebrates Raya with orphans   New 

by MJN team | 04 Aug 2015

The pharmacy Guardian recently celebrated Raya with 100 orphans from 3 orphanages. The children had a delightful time participating in activities.

Entertainment was provided by celebrities such as Sean Ghazi, Nazrudin Rahman, Aiman Hakim Ridza, former radio announcers JD and Dilly, as well as former 3R TV hosts – scriptwriter Rafidah Abdullah and iM4U FM director Kartini Kamalul Ariffin.

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MAKING A DIFFERENCE

Ebola nurse honoured by Prime Minister

Ebola nurse honoured by Prime Minister

by MJN team

A Nelson nurse was invited to 10 Downing Street to receive a medal in honour of her voluntary work in Sierra Leone during the Ebola epidemic. Julia Hogan, of Beaufort Street, was invited by Prime Minister David Cameron to attend a reception for those tackling the health crisis in West...
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WWII nurse among Lockport's celebrated citizens

WWII nurse among Lockport's celebrated citizens

by MJN team

Dorothy Worst chuckles softly at the notion of being considered a hero, let alone a superhero. But to the young Allied soldier whose head she cradled as he lie dying in a transport boat during World War II, she was no doubt larger than life. "His jaw had been blown off and they knew...
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New Products & Technology

Pentax Medical launches new multi-functional ESD device contributing in early treatment of gastric cancer

Pentax Medical launches new multi-functional ESD device contributing in early treatment of gastric cancer

TOKYO - Hoya Group PENTAX Medical launches Splash M-Knife, the new multi-functional ESD device to achieve complete endoscopic submucosal dissection (ESD) with a single device. The new device will be demonstrated...   More »


Health Alert

Hepatitis is preventable

Hepatitis is preventable

Every year, one million die from viral hepatitis. Most people know little about viral hepatitis. Many do not realise that most cases of hepatitis B and C can be prevented, treated or even cured. This year, the World...   More »


Featured Headlines

Father of deceased nurse Carmen Mark happy that she fulfilled her wish to donate organs

Father of deceased nurse Carmen Mark happy that she fulfilled her wish to donate organs   New 

MJN Team | 04 Aug 2015

Hailing from Penang, Carmen Mark was a nursing student studying in Nanyang Polytechnic who was heading off to a bright future when she suddenly collapsed and died a few weeks later. She had a charitable heart and wanted to help people by being...

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Chemical Company of Malaysia Bhd (CCM) expands initiative for 50 pharmacy students   New 

MJN Team | 04 Aug 2015

Chemical Company of Malaysia Bhd (CCM) has expanded its CCM Jati (Jalinan Universiti dan Industri) initiative to 50 pharmacy students. The students (from the International Islamic University Malaysia or IIUM) are being groomed to business-savvy...

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Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) Governor in good health

MJN Team | 03 Aug 2015

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) Governor, Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz is enjoying good health and contrary to rumours, did not suffer a heart attack. It was reported by online news portals that she did not enter office earlier on Monday, but...

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International News

The need for nurse practitioners is greater than ever

The need for nurse practitioners is greater than ever

13 July 15

The year 2015 marks 50 years since the role of the nurse practitioner was developed, and now, many say it’s more necessary than ever. A nurse practitioner is a nurse that is able to provide treatment and...

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Education News

Sinabung worsens, Malaysian students given masks and medicine

Sinabung worsens, Malaysian students given masks and medicine

20 July 15

Education Malaysia (EM) in Indonesia have supplied face masks and basic medicines to Malaysian students in North Sumatra following the eruptions of Gunung Sinabung, which is reported to be worsening. Indonesia EM...

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Pharmaceutical

New lung cancer drug approved

New lung cancer drug approved   New 

04 Aug 15

A new pill to fight lung cancer called Ceritinib has been approved. This will help about 120 patients who suffer from lung cancer each year. Clinical trials have been conducted at 20 centres across nine countries...

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Business & Investments

4Q profit and revenue of Caring Pharmacy rise 6.4%

4Q profit and revenue of Caring Pharmacy rise 6.4%

31 July 15

Shares of Caring Pharmacy Group Bhd registered at RM1.17 or 6.4% in morning trades today. As at 10.46am, shares of Caring Pharmacy was up 6 sen or 5.45% at RM1.16, with some 54,000 shares changing hands. The market...

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