Topic: Noor Hisham Abdullah
‘Suicide cases on the rise’
PETALING JAYA: Suicide among teenagers aged 13 to 17 is on an upward trend, with thoughts of suicide rising from 7.9% in 2012 to 10% in 2017, the Health Ministry’s National Health and Morbidity Study found.
MOH seizes e-cigarette liquid worth RM1.4m
KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Health seized 66,988 bottles of electronic cigarette liquid suspected to contain nicotine worth RM1.4 million through an integrated operation nationwide on Tuesday.
Health DG delivers prestigious lecture in Poland
KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia through Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah had the honour on Monday to deliver the Martin Allgower Lecture at the 48th World Congress of Surgery (WCS) 2019, i...
46-year-old dad with rabies dies
PETALING JAYA: A 46-year-old man who was infected with rabies has died in Kuching, says the Health Ministry.PETALING JAYA: A 46-year-old man who was infected with rabies has died in Kuching, says the Health Ministry.
Seven toxic beauty products called off the shelf
KUALA LUMPUR: Those seeking facial, beauty or anti-ageing treatments, especially that which involve skin lightening, reducing or removing of freckles, blemishes and wrinkles, are urged to take heed.
Health ministry to facilitate T&CM clinical trials
KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Health will help local traditional and complementary medicine (T&CM) practitioners to facilitate clinical trials and enable them to obtain good manufacturing practices (G...
Health DG: Be careful over haze
KUALA LUMPUR, Aug 1 — Following the emergence of the haze in several areas of the country caused by forest fires in Indonesia, Ministry of Health has advised the people to cut down on outdoor physic...
700,000 Malaysians suffer from functional problems
aja Permaisuri Agong Tunku Hajah Azizah Aminah Maimunah Iskandariah (right) visits the Cheras Rehabilitation Hospital (CRH). Bernama Photo
KUALA LUMPUR: About 700,000 Malaysians suffer from functiona...
Free Hepatitis C testing nationwide
PETALING JAYA: Free Hepatitis C screenings will be offered in over 100 locations nationwide in the biggest national screening campaign ever.
Mild malaria outbreak in Kuala Lipis
PUTRAJAYA: Fifteen cases of malaria, all involving Orang Asli children, have been reported in Kuala Lipis, Pahang, and the cause of the outbreak is being investigated, says the Health Ministry.
15 malaria cases reported among Orang Asli children
PUTRAJAYA: Fifteen cases of malaria, all involving Orang Asli children, have been reported in Kuala Lipis, Pahang, and the cause of the outbreak is being investigated, says Health director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.
Two brands of bottled water taken off shelves
KUALA LUMPUR: The health ministry has ordered Starfresh and Water Funs brands of bottled drinking water to be taken off the shelves after they were found to be contaminated by Pseudomonas aeruginosa b...
29 treated for breathing difficulty in Pasir Gudang
KUALA LUMPUR: A total of 29 individuals from around Pasir Gudang suffering from breathing difficulty have been treated at Hospital Sultan Ismail (HSI) in Johor Bahru since yesterday, says Health direc...
Rabies toll hits 17 after death in Sarawak
KUALA LUMPUR: A 26-year-old man from Kuching has died of rabies, bringing the total to 17 deaths from the time the outbreak nationwide was announced on July 1 last year, says the Health Ministry.
S'wak man dies of rabies, taking death toll to 17
KUALA LUMPUR: A 26-year-old man from Kuching, Sarawak infected with rabies has died, making it a total of 17 deaths since the outbreak was announced on July 1 last year, says the Health Ministry.
New rabies case in Sarawak
KUCHING: One new case of rabies infection on human has been confirmed in Sarawak, bringing to 17 the number of rabies cases, with 16 deaths, reported in the state since the outbreak of the disease in ...
Health DG: New rabies case recorded in Sarawak
KUCHING, May 30 ― One new case of rabies infection on human has been confirmed in Sarawak, bringing to 17 the number of rabies cases, with 16 deaths, reported in the state since the outbreak of the ...
Unregistered products worth RM180,080 seized
PETALING JAYA: Some RM180,080 worth of unregistered health products and medicines were seized in several raids on illegal clinics and pharmacies operated by foreigners, said Health Ministry’s director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah.