29 APRIL 2022

Deputy Health Minister: Increased Cooperation and Investment Needed to Close Malaysia’s Cancer Care Gap

Closing the gap on cancer care is not solely the responsibility and burden of the Government.

25 MARCH 2022

Stroke: The Faster You Act, The More Of The Person You Save

Providing the best care in treating stroke requires investing in strengthening links in a chain of survival and better outcomes.

11 MARCH 2022

Why You Should Support The Tobacco And Smoking Control Bill

It is not just about smokers, vapers, and non-smokers. This is about a new future for this country.

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20 APRIL 2022

Addressing Unintended Pregnancies

We spotlight bold new commitments to deliver on the promise to tackle unintended pregnancies and improve health outcomes in Malaysia.

20 MARCH 2022

Donating Your Organs In Multicultural Malaysia

With Malaysia facing a crisis of non-communicable diseases, there is also an increasingly large burden of need for more viable organs.

13 MARCH 2022

Denial of Right To Vote Due To COVID-19 Status

The Federal Constitution describes very clearly the circumstances in which a person may be deprived of the right to vote.

8 MARCH 2022

Happy International Women’s Day! #StopTheBias – 8 March

Celebrate women's achievement. Raise awareness against bias. Take action for equality.


Female Circumcision Should Be Prohibited and Not Medicalised

If there is no medical benefit, no religous basis, or any benefit whatsoever to performing female circumcision, then why do it?


World Cancer Day – Malaysia Needs A Moonshot For Lung Cancer

No matter how a person gets lung cancer, it should not impact the care they get or the empathy they receive.