Alarm bells have started ringing after it was found that children under five in Australia who had been given seasonal flu jabs suffered from fits at a rate that was ten times higher than normal. Doctors have been alerted...
With the federal and state governments and GLCs holding stakes in an increasing number of private hospitals, is there a conflict of interest? Blog reader Ganesh shares his thoughts. If you see the private hospitals, some of them are virtually...
Ever since health care support services in general hospitals were privatised, costs borne by taxpayers have soared. In 1996, health care support services were privatised to three companies: Faber Medi-Serve Sdn Bhd (FMS), Radicare (M) Sdn Bhd and...
Male GM mosquitoes could be released at both inhabited and uninhabited sites in Pahang and Melaka in October or November, if the National Biosafety Board of Malaysia approves an application to conduct experiments. The Aedes mosquito (OX513A strain) has been...
Dr. Pornthip Rojanasunand is the most trusted individual in all of Thailand, according to a Readers' Digest Trust survey. This survey in October 2009 found that out of 80 individuals in the country, the Director of Thailand's Forensic Science...