Topic: Health Department
PORT KLANG: Depressed by today’s paltry catch, fisherman Azza Azizan desperately searches for scrap metal at a nearby illegal plastic recycling site.
KOTA KINABALU, Feb 14 — Sabah health authorities said only three local measles cases have been detected following a deadly outbreak in the Philippines, assuring the public there was no cause for con...
IPOH, Feb 22 — Veterinary Services Department (DVS) director-general Datuk Dr Quaza Nizamuddin Hassan Nizam today said rabies was not found in samples from the carcass of a dog that bit a boy in Tai...
MELAKA, Feb 9 — The state Health Department will continuously monitor and control the outbreak of Chikungunya although the outbreak has been declared as over on Feb 6.
PETALING JAYA: It is over a month since the Health Ministry’s no-smoking ban kicked off on Jan 1, but there is still uncertainty over some of the nitty-gritty involved. Malaysia Singapore Coffeeshop Proprietors’ General Association president Datuk Ho Su Mong said many of his members were confused about the signs for display, saying there was no clear information available.
KUCHING: The government is confident of achieving its aim of having zero stray dogs to curb rabies in Sarawak by 2025, Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye said.
IPOH: Seventeen pupils of Sekolah Kebangsaan Manjoi Dua were allowed to go home today after they suffered food poisoning, believed to be from eating at the school canteen.
KANGAR: Perlis is free of the Chikungunya virus that reportedly detected in Hat Yai, Thailand last week, said state Health Department director Dr Sirajuddin Hashim.
BUTTERWORTH (Jan 18): Penang plans to gazette the entire state as a smoke-free area in the next five years, in an effort to become a smoke-free island, said Dr Afif Bahardin.
BUTTERWORTH (Jan 17): Penang plans to gazette the entire State as a smoke-free area in the next five years, in an effort to become a smoke-free island, said Dr Afif Bahardin.
BUTTERWORTH: Penang plans to gazette the entire state as a smoke-free area in the next five years, in an effort to become a smoke-free island, said Dr Afif Bahardin.
KOTA KINABALU: There is no major cholera outbreak in Sabah, as feared by social media users following the spreading of a letter believed to have been issued by the Health Department informing its staff about a detected case.
PUTRAJAYA: The health ministry is considering extending the smoking ban to learning institutions such as public and private schools and universities this year, says health director-general Noor Hisham...
PUTRAJAYA : The Health Ministry is considering extending the smoking ban at learning institutions such as public and private schools and universities this year, said Health director-general Datuk Dr N...
MELAKA: The state wants to take a step further in implementing the no-smoking rule by distributing posters with graphic images of body parts affected by smoking to habitual smokers at eateries here, says a state exco member.
KUCHING: A number of smokers carried on with their habit at eateries here after Sarawak deferred the smoking ban despite an earlier Health Ministry statement that the state was supportive of it.
KUALA LUMPUR (Bernama):– The no-smoking ban in food premises imposed by the Health Ministry may have begun at midnight as a new year dawned, but many smokers can be seen flouting it on Jan 1.
GEORGE TOWN: Confusion reigned among restaurant owners and smokers even as the smoking ban at all eateries takes effect today.