Doctor Posing As Cop Extorts Money from Businessman

Ipoh…  A 24-year-old medical doctor from Selangor and his 3 accomplices were arrested for extortion. The doctor, wearing a police vest with an ASP ranking, blocked a businessman’s vehicle and demanded RM350 from the...

Gas leak causes more students to be hospitalised

Alor Setar… A gas leak at SMK Seri Pantai in Kuala Kedah has caused a total of 28 students to be admitted to hospital after inhaling chemical fumes. The students were sent to Sultanah Bahiyah Hospital and warded for ob...

Lack of sleep affects quality of semen

Researchers from Denmark used data from 953 male participants, whose age range stretches from the late teens to the early twenties, to conduct research between the relation of semen quality and sleep. According to the re...

Investigations on bogus doc to be led by health D-G

Kuala Lumpur… Ministry of Health, Director General Dr. Noor Hisham will lead a team to investigate how a university dropout from the engineering faculty, was able to pose as a female doctor, serving in several clinics....

App to revolutionise healthcare for youths

A new smartphone application called ‘Well Happy’ has been created specifically for young people who are concerned about their mental and sexual health and other social issues such as smoking, alcohol and drugs. The a...

Malaysia’s first ISO certified TCM centre

Seri Kembangan… Founded in 2008, Golden Horses Health Century’s Traditional Chinese Medicine Wellness Centre is the first Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) centre to receive the ISO 9001:2008 certification. Golden H...

Tourists from China scanned for bird flu

Kota Kinabalu… The bird flu outbreak in China has lead to the Sabah Health Department enforcing stricter health safety measures to address the situation. This includes surveillance, monitoring and screening all tourist...