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Nation 27 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Sabah gets its third organ donor

A 21-year-old man who died in an accident became Sabah's third organ donor after his parents consented.

Health 16 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Sweet experiment

Some diabetics have found success in an experimental treatment that injects insulin-producing cells into the body, writes JAMIE TALAN.

Health 11 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Stand and de-liver

Should we allow organ donation from non-related living donors? Dr ROSNIZA ABD AZIZ examines this prickly issue.

Nation 24 May 2003 | 12:00 AM

Award recipient: Donating is in my blood

Housewife Phang Lian Hiong is not only a regular blood donor but the mother of four has also pledged to donate all her organs.

Nation 22 Nov 2003 | 12:00 AM

Time running out for liver patient

The family of a liver patient in Johor Baru is desperately looking for an organ donor after doctors told them that unless the senior bank executive is operated on by Monday, her chances of surviving are 'extremely slim.'

Nation 31 Dec 2003 | 12:00 AM

Drive to woo rural organ donors

Organ donation awareness campaigns will be extended to rural areas for the first time to promote understanding on the issue and to get more pledges.

Nation 01 Jan 2004 | 12:00 AM

Mui pledged organs as her gift to world

Anita Mui Mui offered a 'gift of life' upon her death by donating her organs, major Chinese dailies reported yesterday.

AseanPlus News 25 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Woman dies after donating kidney

AN ORGAN donor who died shortly after an operation to remove her kidney last week is believed to be the first donor death in almost 30 years of living-related kidney transplants.

Nation 24 Apr 2005 | 12:00 AM

A dad who knows the pain

WHEN six-month-old Nuranis Balqis Al-Huda had to undergo surgery for intussusception (a rare, serious disorder in which the inner segment of the intestine has been pushed into another segment below it) three years ago, her father, Ahmad Khariri Al Hadi Mohd Yusof, spent many panic-stricken hours sourcing for funds and praying for her life.

World 30 Nov 2005 | 12:00 AM

French doctors perform first partial face transplant

Surgeons from two hospitals carried out the operation on a 38-year-old woman on Sunday in the northern city of Amiens.