Teen Talks: Breaking Free from Tobacco and Nicotine Grip

The Asia Pacific Learning Collaborative Network (APLCN) on Tobacco and Nicotine Control, led by tobacco control advocates from the Philippines, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Vietnam has prepared a six-episode podcast on “Breaking Free from Tobacco and Nicotine Grip”. The podcasts are hosted by youth advocates in tandem with paediatricians to answer common yet essential topics in…

Online Survey Paediatric Doctors: Healthcare Needs of Children in Malaysia and the Relevant Bioethical Issues in Clinical Practice

Dear Colleagues, We are pleased to invite you to participate in this important study to reaffirm the healthcare needs of children in Malaysia and to explore the bioethical issues in paediatric care and practice. Study Title: Healthcare Needs of Children in Malaysia and the Relevant Bioethical Issues in Clinical Practice – A Survey among Doctors…

Do We Love Our Children? — Dr Amar-Singh HSS, Yuenwah San, Dr Selva Kumar Sivapunniam, PH Wong, Dr Musa Mohd Nordin, Hartini Zainudin, Sangeet Kaur Deo

Children’s issues are chronic and worsening. Child health: paediatric budget’s proportion of the total health budget has been shrinking. Child protection: Very few trained social workers. Refugee, stateless and migrant children: child detention remains. Young children colouring during the Ministry of Health’s National Immunisation Day 2023 celebration in Putrajaya on May 31, 2023. Photo from…