Tag:influenza

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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Family of nine receive assistance worth RM10,150

KUCHING: The state government, through the Sarawak Social Welfare Department (JKMS), gave relief aid worth RM10,150 to...

2,385 out of 2,865 kindies resume classes

KUCHING: A total of 2,385 out of 2,865 kindergartens statewide or 83.4 percent resumed operation on Wednesday...

Over RM14m disbursed to preschools

KUCHING: The state’s Welfare, Community Wellbeing, Women, Family and Childhood Development Ministry have disbursed a total of...

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Family of nine receive assistance worth RM10,150

KUCHING: The state government, through the Sarawak...

2,385 out of 2,865 kindies resume classes

KUCHING: A total of 2,385 out of...