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PUTRAJAYA: A total of 43 cases from 113 cases involving the orang asli from the Batek tribe in Kuala Koh, Gua Musang in Kelantan, have been confirmed as measles, Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefl...
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An incident today involving 15 victims, including 13 pupils from two schools in Pasir Gudang, who suffered breathing difficulties and vomiting was possibly caused by toxic gas, said Health Minister Dz...
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Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad told the press on Thursday that the students from Sekolah Agama Taman Mawar in Pasir Gudang, Johor, may have been exposed to toxic fumes, just like the Su...
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PUTRAJAYA (June 20): The incident involving 15 students from Sekolah Agama Taman Mawar in Pasir Gudang,  who suffered breathing difficulties and vomiting, was possibility caused by poisonous gas, sai...
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JOHOR BARU -  About 15 students from Sekolah Agama Taman Mawar in Pasir Gudang district in Johor suffered breathing difficulties and vomiting possibly due to exposure to poisonous gas on Thursday (...
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JOHOR BAHRU: Fifteen students from a school in Pasir Gudang, Johor fell ill on Thursday (Jun 20) due to possible exposure to poisonous gas, said Malaysia’s Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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PUTRAJAYA: The incident involving 15 students from Sekolah Agama Taman Mawar in Pasir Gudang, who suffered breathing difficulties and vomiting, is possibility caused by poisonous gas, said Health Mini...
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 20 — The Ministry of Health (MoH) today denied claims it took too long to help the Orang Asli from the Bateq tribe in Kuala Koh, Gua Musang who were infected with measles.
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PUTRAJAYA: Six more cases of measles have been confirmed among the Orang Asli in Kg Kuala Koh but there are no new respiratory-related illnesses being reported as of Tuesday (June 18), says the Health Ministry.
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PETALING JAYA: Responding to criticisms about its supposed lack of empathy for the Orang Asli, the Department of Orang Asli Development (Jakoa) listed out several initiatives it has carried out to improve the lives of the Bateq in Kuala Koh.
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PUTRAJAYA: Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad today said that the 15 students who fell ill in Pasir Gudang Johor may have inhaled poisonous gas.
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In light of the 2019 no-smoking law, the Health Ministry has been amping up its efforts to catch wrongdoers in the act.
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PETALING JAYA: The health ministry hotline set up to facilitate public complaints on those who breach the smoking ban at public places has been restored, a day after reports that it was blocked by Wha...
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PETALING JAYA: The Health Ministry will seek a meeting with tech company Facebook Inc over the blocking of its hotline number on WhatsApp for the public to forward complaints of people smoking at eateries.
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UPDATE (19 June / 2:50 PM): The Minister of Health, YB Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad has made an official statement regarding the blocking of the smoking ban hotline.
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PETALING JAYA: The Health Ministry will soon meet with Facebook over reports that its subsidiary WhatsApp has blocked the ministry’s smoking ban hotline on its app.
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PETALING JAYA: The health ministry will meet Facebook as soon as possible after WhatsApp — a messaging platform it owns — blocked a public hotline set up to facilitate citizens’ complaints on th...
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The Health Minister urged society to play a role in bringing ‘peduli’ (care) back into our culture and customs to encourage those suffering from mental health challenges (MHC) to seek treatment.In...
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PETALING JAYA: The health ministry’s efforts to step up enforcement of the six-month-old smoking ban in restaurants and public places appear to have hit a snag, after a public hotline set up to faci...
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The Department of Orang Asli Development (Jakoa) plans to move the Orang Asli community of the Batek tribe out of Kampung Kuala Koh, Kelantan Deputy Menteri Besar Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah said.
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PETALING JAYA: Seven Orang Asli from Terengganu and four from Pahang have now been confirmed to have measles following an outbreak in Kampung Kuala Koh, Gua Musang, Kelantan, said the Health Ministry.
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PETALING JAYA: Society must play a role in bringing ‘peduli’ (care) back into our culture and customs to encourage those suffering from mental health challenges (MHC) to seek treatment, said Healt...
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MIRI: Some pockets of the Penan community in Sarawak may be as vulnerable to communicable diseases as the Batek tribe of the Orang Asli community in Kelantan if they had missed out on vaccinations.
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TAPAH: Awareness on the importance of immunisation is still low among the orang asli community, said Minister in the Prime Minister’s Department Senator P. Waytha Moorthy.
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Following the measles outbreak in Kampung Kuala Koh, Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad said on Tuesday that its ministry will be taking measures to administrate more vaccinations to ensure...
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Society must play a role in bringing peduli (care) back into our culture and customs to encourage those suffering from mental health challenges (MHC) to seek treatment, said Health Minister Dzulkefly ...
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KOTA BARU, June 18 — Seven Orang Asli in Kampung Gerdong, Hulu Terengganu, Terengganu, and four others in Kampung Ulu Sat, Jerantut, Pahang, have been diagnosed with measles,  Health Minister Datu...
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Seven Orang Asli in Kampung Gerdong, Hulu Terengganu, Terengganu, and four others in Kampung Ulu Sat, Jerantut, Pahang, have been diagnosed with measles, Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad confirmed.
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PETALING JAYA: Society must play a role in bringing “peduli” (care) back into our culture and customs to encourage those suffering from mental health challenges (MHC) to seek treatment, said Healt...
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PETALING JAYA: Seven orang asli in Kampung Gerdong, Hulu Terengganu, Terengganu, and four others in Kampung Ulu Sat, Jerantut, Pahang, have been diagnosed with measles, Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr D...
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PETALING JAYA: The health ministry has received reports of measles cases involving Orang Asli from Hulu Terengganu in Terengganu and Jerantut in Pahang.
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KOTA BARU, June 18 — The Department of Orang Asli Development (Jakoa) plans to move the Orang Asli community of the Batek tribe out of Kampung Kuala Koh, said Kelantan Deputy Mentri Besar Datuk Mohd...
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KOTA BARU: The Department of Orang Asli Development (Jakoa) plans to move the orang asli community of the Batek tribe out of Kampung Kuala Koh, said Kelantan Deputy Mentri Besar Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Ab...
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PETALING JAYA: After the Kampung Kuala Koh measles outbreak, the Health Ministry has now received reports of 20 cases of suspected measles at two Orang Asli villages in Terengganu and Pahang.
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PUTRAJAYA: The common measles, combined with a fragile im­mune system and severe malnutrition, have been cited in the possible deaths of 15 Orang Asli of Kampung Kuala Koh in Gua Musang, says the Health Ministry.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 17 — The Health Ministry is fighting a measles outbreak among an Orang Asli community in Kelantan by continuing immunisation efforts and giving all affected children vitamin A as ...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad confirmed on Monday (Jun 17) that there is a measles outbreak among the Batek Orang Asli community in Kelantan, where 15 deaths have been repo...
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Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad – Bernama file photo PUTRAJAYA: As many as 37 of the 112 Orang Asli Batek people in Kampung Kuala Koh, Gua Musang, Kelantan,  who are reported to be suffering respira...
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PUTRAJAYA: As many as 37 of the 112 Orang Asli Batek people in Kampung Kuala Koh, Gua Musang, Kelantan, who are reported to be suffering respiratory tract infections, have contracted measles, said Hea...
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 17 — The mystery ailment afflicting dozens of Batek Orang Asli in Kuala Koh, Kelantan has turned out to be measles.
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PUTRAJAYA: The disease that has affected the Orang Asli of Kg Kuala Koh in Gua Musang has been identified as measles by the Health Ministry.
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PETALING JAYA: An Orang Asli toddler from Kampung Kuala Koh in Gua Musang, Kelantan, has died of severe malnutrition, Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad said today.
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The plight of Orang Asli from the Bateq tribe in Gua Musang came under the spotlight after two villagers were reported to have died of pneumonia earlier this month.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Medical and healthcare organisations have signed a declaration in support of universal health coverage for everyone, including illegal immigrants and refugees.
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GUA MUSANG, Kelantan: The Malaysian government has not managed to pinpoint the cause of an outbreak after 14 people of the Batek indigenous community died and dozens were hospitalised.
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KOTA BHARU (June 13): Kelantan Deputy Menteri Besar Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah yesterday said the pneumonia outbreak among the Orang Asli community in Kampung Kuala Koh, Gua Musang had nothing to d...
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PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian Medical Association today denied it is seeking a fresh hike in fees for general practitioners (GPs). Association president Dr Mohamed Namazie Ibrahim said GPs were merely ...
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GUA MUSANG: With the Kampung Kuala Koh case unravelling, police found human skeletal remains, believed to belong to a villager from the village’s Batek tribe, about 7km from Ladang Aring 10 here at ...
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GUA MUSANG (Bernama): The police have found human skeletal remains believed to be of a person from the Bateq tribe approximately seven kilometres from Ladang Aring 10 here at 4.30pm Wednesday (June 12).
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KOTA BARU: Activists and media practitioners should get vaccinated against pneumonia before entering the Batek Orang Asli settlement in Kuala Koh, Gua Musang.
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KOTA BARU: Kelantan Deputy Menteri Besar Datuk Mohd Amar Nik Abdullah today said the pneumonia outbreak among the Orang Asli community in Kampung Kuala Koh, Gua Musang had nothing to do with water pol...
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PETALING JAYA: A think tank warns that it will be difficult to change the eating habits of Malaysians, as Putrajaya prepares to impose an excise tax of 40 sen per litre on sweetened beverages.
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KOTA BARU: The Kelantan Amanah women’s wing, Angkatan Wanita Amanah Negeri (AWAN) has called on the parties conducting investigations into the spread of pneumonia among the Batek tribe community in ...
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KOTA BHARU, June 12 — The Kelantan Amanah women’s wing, Angkatan Wanita Amanah Negeri (Awan) has called on the parties conducting investigations into the spread of pneumonia among the Batek tribe...
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PUTRAJAYA: General practitioners (GPs) are continuing to press for an increase in their fees by harmonising their fees with that of medical doctors in private hospitals.
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KOTA BARU: The police operation to locate the graves of 12 Orang Asli from the Bateq tribe, said to have died mysteriously in Kampung Kuala Koh here over the past month, will take some time, Kelantan police chief Datuk Hasanuddin Hassan said.
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When the Private Healthcare Facilities and Services (Private Hospitals and Other Private Healthcare Facilities) Regulations 2006 was revised in 2013, fees of medical officers in private hospitals were...
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PUTRAJAYA (June 11): The actual cause of death among the Orang Asli community in Kampung Kuala Koh in Kelantan will be known soon after the serology and polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests have been...
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PUTRAJAYA: Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad today assured more than 800 general practitioners (GPs) who attended a heated town hall meeting that he will fight for a hike in consultation fees which have...
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PUTRAJAYA: The Health Ministry has ruled out chemical contamination as the cause of death of several orang asli from the Bateq tribe in Kuala Koh village in Gua Musang, Kelantan.
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Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad said on Tuesday that his ministry will present the proposed fee hike to the National Cost of Living Action Council (NACCOL) before tabling it to the Cabin...
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Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad told the press on Tuesday that the police in Gua Musang will limit who is able to enter Kuala Koh village, which is suffering from the spread of a viral i...
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PETALING JAYA: The nation’s first Orang Asli MP today proposed a special committee to probe the deaths of members of the Bateq tribe in Gua Musang, Kelantan.
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PUTRAJAYA: The two Orang Asli from Kampung Kuala Koh, Gua Musang, Kelantan died from an infection and not chemical exposure, says Health Minister Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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PUTRAJAYA: The Health Minister has the power to amend the fee schedule of general practitioners (GPs) without going through Cabinet, says a medical association.
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PUTRAJAYA, June 11 — Consultation fees of private clinics may increase by year-end, as the government is mulling an increase in general practitioners' (GPs) fees.
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The police operation to locate the graves of 12 Orang Asli from the Bateq tribe, said to have died of pneumonia in Kampung Kuala Koh, will take some time, Kelantan police chief Hasanuddin Hassan said ...
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PUTRAJAYA: Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad today ruled out chemical poisoning as causing the death of 14 Orang Asli and infecting another 99 at Kampung Koh in Gua Musang, Kelantan, saying their sympto...
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KOTA BARU, June 11 — The police operation to locate the graves of 12 Orang Asli from the Batek tribe, said to have died of pneumonia in Kampung Kuala Koh here over the past month, will take some tim...
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PUTRAJAYA: Patients need to fork out more when visiting private clinics nationwide by the end of the year once a review to the consultation fees is finalised and implemented.
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The Orang Asli village in Kuala Koh, Gua Musang will be cordoned off to thepublic following the deaths of 14 people there, the Kelantan Health Departmentannounced today.At a press conference with Heal...
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The Health Ministry has ruled out leptospirosis and tuberculosis (TB) as the cause of the infection inundating the Batek community in Kampung Kuala Koh in Gua Musang, Kelantan, where 14 of them have d...
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KUALA LUMPUR: It’s easy for the Orang Asli in Kuala Koh to fall sick as they are malnourished and as such have weak immunity, says Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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The Health Ministry is prepared to perform forensic tests on 12 more bodies of Orang Asli from the Batek tribe in Kampung Kuala Koh in Gua Musang who were said to have died of pneumonia over the past ...
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PETALING JAYA: Several general practitioners are planning to go “on strike” tomorrow in protest against consultation fees which they say have been stagnant for 27 years.
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PETALING JAYA: An orang asli village in Gua Musang, Kelantan, has been put under quarantine after 14 people were reported to have succumbed to a mysterious disease since early May and over half of the...
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GUA MUSANG, Kelantan: The Orang Asli village in Kuala Koh – where 14 people died and 50 were warded for respiratory complications – has been cordoned off while the authorities identify the exact c...
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GUA MUSANG (Bernama): The Health Ministry, along with other relevant agencies, will try to locate the graves of 12 orang asli from the Batek tribe who were said to have died of pneumonia in Kampung Kuala Koh here over the past month.
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PETALING JAYA: The health ministry today said it is still unable to identify the cause of death of a group of Orang Asli in Kelantan although it is not ruling out the possibility of a viral infection.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 10 — The Health Ministry will only exhume upon request the bodies of the Orang Asli from Gua Musang who died following an infection that reportedly killed 14, Dzulkefly Ahmad said...
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KUALA LUMPUR: The Batek orang asli in Kuala Koh, Kelantan could be infected with bacteria with a secondary viral infection possible, but tuberculosis (TB) and leptospirosis have been ruled out, says Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 10 — The government has sequestered an Orang Asli village in Kelantan where at least two residents have died of an undetermined illness.
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PUTRAJAYA: Thousands thronged the prime minister’s official residence here today for the Aidilfitri open house hosted by Dr Mahathir Mohamad and his Cabinet members.
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PUTRAJAYA: Thousands thronged the Prime Minister’s official residence, Seri Perdana for the Aidilfitri open house hosted by Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad and Cabinet ministers since 10 am.
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KUALA LUMPUR: Those celebrating Hari Raya Aidifitri were told to mind their words and manners to help foster closer bond with fellow Muslims and Malaysians of other races.
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysian should eat more fresh fruits, drink less carbonated drinks and watch their calories during the Hari Raya Aidifitri festivities, says Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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SEREMBAN: There is no moratorium on the intake of nurses, says the Public Service Department (PSD).
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THE 72nd World Health Assembly (WHA) on Tuesday adopted a resolution that will make the pricing of medicines more transparent.
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KUALA LUMPUR, June 1 — The Health Ministry has formed a medical team to examine about 6,000 victims from the Sungai Kim Kim toxic fumes incident in Pasir Gudang, according to a report by news portal...
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KUALA LUMPUR, May 29 — The Health Ministry and the Sungai Buloh Prison are jointly investigating allegations that an inmate who recently died from tuberculosis was denied medical treatment for the i...
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KUALA LUMPUR: Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad visited Ainul Mardhiah, the toddler with a germ cell tumour in the mouth in a hospital in London .
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KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia plans to overcome the challenges of achieving universal health coverage (UHC), says Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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PETALING JAYA: Two fitness experts and a dietitian have welcomed the Cabinet’s decision that each ministry should have daily exercise sessions of 15 minutes but propose that a proper diet plan be in...
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KLANG: The Health Ministry is encouraging government hospitals to collaborate with private clinics as a way to help reduce congestion of patients at government facilities.
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KLANG: Seven critical issues that are interlinked have to be addressed before it can be decided whether to make it compulsory for children to be vaccinated, says Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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KLANG: The health ministry is encouraging government hospitals to collaborate with private clinics to help reduce congestion of patients at government facilities.
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KLANG, May 13 —  The Health Ministry is encouraging government hospitals to collaborate with private clinics as a way to help reduce congestion of patients at government facilities.
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KLANG: The Malaysian Medical Council (MMC) will take action against doctors caught supporting the anti-vaccine group, Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad said.
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KLANG: Any action against doctors found supporting anti-vaccine groups falls under the purview of the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC), according to Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.
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KLANG: The Klang Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Hospital (HTAR) received praise from Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad for the many innovative and creative ways it managed its patients, and he wants these ways used in hospitals nationwide.