Category Archives: Health

Rural students treated worse than pigs. This is shocking!

            by Joseph Tawie SARAWAK FOCUS: Let me highlight two contrasting stories. One tells of the rearing of pigs and their welfare and health being looked after and the other is about the plight of poor rural students in … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Health

Young bride in pregnancy dilemma

Tham (left) and Mui Nyuk are the first couple ever to  hold their wedding at the Duchess of Kent Hospital here. The couple with Duchess of Kent Hospital nurses who  witnessed their marriage. SANDAKAN: A 19-year-old girl is in a … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Special Interest

Ceiling over ICU for babies at Serdang Hospital collapses

Several ceiling slabs at the Serdang Hospital collapsed today, the fourth of such incidents in three years. This time, the incident occured at the Intensive Care Unit for newborn babies, Harian Metro reported, but no injuries were reported. Hospital director … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Here and There

A young Singaporean Muslim: I am now against circumcision

Dear The Real Singapore, I, like many muslims males in the South East Asian region, are circumcised the moment I reached the age of 7 to 10. I still remember the propaganda my parents taught me. They told me that circumcision was … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Religion

More Malaysian students getting HIV, many through sex

Ikram Ismail, MM Young Malaysians between the ages of 20 and 39 formed the largest segment of those infected with HIV over a five-year period. That is pretty much general knowledge, but the most alarming piece of statistic is the … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Sex

Sanjeevan being operated on, father wants Jempol cops to stay out

R.Sri Sanjeevan being treated at the Tuanku Ja’afar hospital. -filepic PETALING JAYA: MyWatch chairman R. Sri Sanjeevan has been admitted to the operating theatre of the Serdang Hospital hospital to remove the bullet lodged in his right rib after being … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Health, Police

Sanjeevan not in coma and slowly recovering, says father

Sanjeevan being moved to the Serdang Hospital from the Tuanku Jaafar Hospital in Seremban. By Rahimy Rahim PETALING JAYA: R. Sri Sanjeevan, the target of an attempted murder, is not in a coma and on his way to recovery at … Continue reading

Posted in Crime, Health

Dying grill maker pleads for help for his family

KUALA LUMPUR: The three children of grill maker Wong Khai Loon may have to stop schooling as he has run into financial trouble due to treatment for pancreatic cancer. Chau in tears with Wong as daughter She Mean looks on … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Here and There

Haze: PM declares emergency in Muar and Ledang

Natural Resources and Environment Minister G Palanivel in his latest Facebook posting announced that Prime Minister Najib Abdul Razak had declared emergency status in Muar and Ledang with immediate effect after the Air Pollutant Index (API) readings there reached more … Continue reading

Posted in Health, Special Interest

Boy’s death highlights a hidden danger: Dry drowning

10-year-old died more than an hour after getting out of swimming pool By Mike Celizic, TODAY contributor The tragic death of a South Carolina 10-year-old more than an hour after he had gone swimming has focused a spotlight on the … Continue reading

Posted in Health