Friday, July 30, 2021

health

One in five Malaysians suffer from anaemia

KUALA LUMPUR: One in five or 21.3 per cent of Malaysians suffer from anaemia or low haemoglobin concentration in red blood cells, according to the National Health and Morbidity Survey 2019 (NHMS 2019). Health director-general Tan Sri Dr Noor Hisham...

Staying healthy and safe during heatwave

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysians are advised to keep hydrated and watch out for symptoms of heat-related illness caused by dehydration and loss of electrolytes in the current heatwave nationwide, said medical experts. Medical Associate Professor and Public Health Physician Dr Mohd...

We have avoided a catastrophe

KUALA LUMPUR: Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin said today the first phase of the movement control order (MCO) has borne fruit. The Prime Minister said the Covid-19 infection graph has begun to show a downward trend, with 4,949 cases recorded yesterday...

CM cares for people’s health, safety

KUCHING: The Chief Minister and Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) were all set to face the next state election as early as July last year — long before the Emergency Ordinance (EO) was promulgated in Jan this year.   However, Datuk...

DTU uses TigerGraph’s advanced graph analytics to improve acute lymphoblastic leukaemia treatment

KUALA LUMPUR: TigerGraph, provider of the leading graph analytics platform, has announced that the Technical University of Denmark (DTU) is using TigerGraph’s advanced graph analytics with machine learning and AI techniques to improve treatment of acute lymphoblastic leukaemia. Researchers at...

Healthy eating with less salt intake requires willpower

PUTRAJAYA: People in general need to have strong willpower to choose healthy eating, especially in consuming less salt, said nutrition expert, Assoc Prof Dr Hazreen Abdul Majid. Hazreen, who is from the Department of Community Medicine and Prevention, Medical Faculty...

Best gift is safety and health

KUCHING: Bintulu MP Datuk Seri Tiong King Sing stressed the importance of good health when he said the best gift one can have during this Chinese New Year celebration is to have their friends and families safe and in...

Important to balance economic, health aspects during MCO

KUALA LUMPUR: The decision to implement the movement control order (MCO) for the second time by providing certain flexibility, especially for the economic sector, has not been easy, but had to be made in order to strike a balance...

Govt must address health, economic issues

KUCHING: If the government is able to show its determination and resolve in addressing the health and economic issues affecting the nation, then confidence from foreign investors and the people will follow, said Datuk Richard Wee. The Federation of Kuching,...

Dr Yii chairs PSC on health, science & innovation

KUCHING: Bandar Kuching MP Dr Kelvin Yii has been appointed chairman of the Parliamentary Select Committee (PSC) on Health, Science & Innovation. In a Facebook post, the Democratic Action Party (DAP) MP said he was honoured to be entrusted with...
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Pray for country’s stability

KUCHING: The Gabungan Parti Sarawak (GPS) yesterday appealed to the people to pray that the political crisis plaguing the...
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