KUALA LUMPUR: She is a JPA scholar who graduated with first-class honours and recently completed her Masters degree in microelectronics and microsystems. But now, doctors are telling her that she only has six months to live.
SIXTY-nine people from a longhouse in Kampung Sampun Kelili, Asajaya, who lost their homes to a fire at the end of last month, have received aid from the Sarawak branch and Stampin Chapter of the Malaysian Red Crescent (MRC).
The lack of organs for transplants has forced some desperate patients to 'buy' from overseas. While the transaction usually involves a willing seller, questions have been raised over the ethical and health implications of such a practice.
THE Youth Unit of SMK DPHA Gapor Malaysian Red Crescent will be organising a blood donation drive and organ donor awareness campaign at the Tun Jugah Shopping Centre, Kuching in conjunction with World Blood Donors' Day today.
A TAIWANESE singer was arrested by immigration officers while performing at a pub in Butterworth because she looked different from the photograph in her passport after she lost 51kg, i>China Press /i>reported.
JOHOR BARU: To make it easier for people to pledge their organs and encourage more to come forward, the National Transplant Resource Centre (NTRC) will provide a facility for donors to register directly via its website by the end of this year.