We need to increase early detection, expand effective treatment, provide care, and improve survival.
With sufficient resources and investment to manage psoriasis, suffering and stigma can be reduced, and lives changed for the better.
Approximately 3.9 million individuals or 12% of the Malaysian population are estimated to be living with with migraine.
We call on the government to review the allocations for health under the 2021 federal budget.
We need local-level, granular data that is integrated with social and economic indicators.
The health component of the upcoming 12th Malaysia Plan must have a solid commitment towards ensuring that health initiatives which address the NCD crisis are grounded in reality and are fully funded.
With continued uncertainty surrounding the end of the partial lockdown which now into the second month, many patients are facing trouble with referrals and rescheduling of their treatments and surgeries.
Revenue from the sugary drinks tax was supposed to fund the free school breakfast programme.
The Disease Control Division of the Ministry of Health and the Galen Centre for Health and Social Policy organised a closed-door roundtable discussion with multi-sectoral stakeholders on 16 December 2019 to discuss diabetes in Malaysia.