TOWARDS A SMOKE FREE MALAYSIA

We refer to the statement of the Minister of Health, YB Datuk Seri Dzulkifli Ahmad: Cigarette prices to go up, minimum age to buy alcohol raised to 21 We applaud his bravery, concern and care for the rakyat with his move to raise the prices of cigarettes and ban cigarette smoking in eateries. As medical…

UPACARA PERASMIAN KONGRES KE EMPAT PULUH PERSATUAN PEDIATRIK MALAYSIA

TITAH DULI YANG MAHA MULIA RAJA PERMAISURI PERAK DARUL RIDZUAN TUANKU ZARA SALIM   UPACARA PERASMIAN KONGRES KE EMPAT PULUH                       PERSATUAN PEDIATRIK MALAYSIA   TARIKH: 25 ZULHIJJAH 1439 / 6 SEPTEMBER 2018 (KHAMIS) MASA: 9.30 PAGI TEMPAT:  PUSAT KONVENSYEN IPOH.     ‘MATLAMAT PEMBANGUNAN LESTARI; MENANGANI MASALAH MASYARAKAT DAN KANAK-KANAK TERPINGGIR’      …

Delivering Quality Health Services: A Global Imperative for Universal Health Coverage

This first-ever joint global report from World Health Organization (WHO), Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), and the World Bank Group makes clear that poor quality health services are holding back progress on improving health in countries at all income levels. Key findings in the report include: •  Health care workers in seven low-…