Keeping children active with traditional games

Seeing children play traditional games is uncommon these days as more often than not, the young ones are glued to electronic devices. Some have probably never even heard of games such as lompat getah, galah panjang or batu seremban. However, some parents believe such games are an important part of childhood and a way to…

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Pre-empting the anti-Covid-19 vaccine propaganda ― Amar-Singh HSS, Alan Teh Kee Hean, Lim Joo Kiong, Nor Azmi Kamaruddin and Lim Swee Im

This is a brief article to help us understand that there will be some expected deaths after receiving Covid-19 vaccination, especially in the elderly. The aim of the article is to pre-empt the anti-vaccine lobby and any attempt to damage our national Covid-19 vaccination programme. We will use data from the United Kingdom (UK), United…

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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…