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Flu shot makers see record US production

WASHINGTON: Global influenza vaccine makers have produced a record number of doses for the coming flu season, as authorities try to ease...

Get vaccinated before travelling overseas

KUALA LUMPUR: If you’re planning on travelling overseas, it will do you good to be vaccinated for influenza a month before you...

Influenza not linked to China’s novel coronavirus

KUALA LUMPUR: The influenza situation in Malaysia has nothing to do with the spread of the novel coronavirus in Wuhan, China, said Health director-general ...

Selangor Govt monitoring Influenza outbreak, affected schools to close if situation worsens

SHAH ALAM: The Selangor government is monitoring the Influenza A outbreak in the state and will close affected schools if the situation reaches a...

Don’t prescribe NSAIDs for kids

KUALA LUMPUR: Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs) prescribed for children aged below five years for the purpose of reducing fever, could expose them to higher risk of influenza complications. 

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Umno, you heard us loud and clear

We need steel spines, not weak knees when it comes to political independence. – Dianne...

Tasik Biru set to be main ‘Pisang Kepok’ producer

BAU: The RM500,000 'Pisang Kepok' plantation on 90 hectares of land at Singai here will start producing...

Cheaper flight tickets for KGC holders soon

KOTA SAMARAHAN: Plans to offer discounts on flight tickets for Kenyalang Gold Card (KGC) holders are in...

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Umno, you heard us loud and clear

We need steel spines, not...

Tasik Biru set to be main ‘Pisang Kepok’ producer

BAU: The RM500,000 'Pisang Kepok' plantation on...