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No Reason To Fear Flu Vaccines

MEDIA STATEMENT November 3, 2020 No Reason To Fear Flu Vaccines Experts Sound Call for Widespread Flu Vaccination After Ministry of Health Malaysia Lifts Temporary Cessation on The Use of Two Flu Vaccines The Malaysian Influenza Working Group (MIWG) comprises experts working together to improve the prevention, management and control of influenza in Malaysia. We…

Covid-19 Deaths In Children

The world’s youngest reported Covid-19 death is a two-day-old baby who was born prematurely in South Africa on 21 May to a Covid-19 positive mother. On 5 October 2020, a one-year-old Malaysian girl in Sabah succumbed to Covid-19, the first paediatric death in Malaysia. She was brought to the Tawau Hospital Emergency and Trauma Department…

Berita MPA Newsletter August 2020

Dear esteemed friends and colleagues, Greetings!! I hope everyone has been keeping well during this COVID-19 pandemic. The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly affected many aspects of our lives and the NEW NORMAL that we practice today. We have to innovate to adapt amid the challenges brought about by the pandemic, to minimise the disruption of health services that…