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Children 21 Dec 2018 | 2:30 PM

Wash your hands often to reduce communicable diseases

Children, washing your hands regularly can keep germs away

Children 30 Nov 2018 | 7:00 AM

These Malaysian youth are making changes to help society

The winners of the 2018 Young Changemakers Awards prove age is just a number when it comes to making changes to benefit the community.

Metro News 15 Sep 2018 | 12:00 AM

Teaching children the ABCs of cleanliness

ONE of the best ways to combat the menace of serious health threats among children is to teach them the importance of hygiene.

Metro News 05 Sep 2018 | 12:00 AM

Placing sinks at kindy entrances to prevent HFMD

THE state government may require the installation of sinks at the entrance of kindergartens and daycare centres to prevent the spread of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) in Selangor.

Metro News 27 Aug 2018 | 12:00 AM

Melaka records decline in HFMD cases

MELAKA: Cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) in the state have declined by 40 or 20.7% as of mid August, said Melaka Health Committee chairman Low Chee Leong.

Metro News 17 Aug 2018 | 12:00 AM

Big jump in number of HFMD cases in Sibu

SIBU: Incidences of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) are on the rise in the Sibu division with 73 cases reported from July 8 to Aug 11 this year, compared to just 29 cases over the corresponding period in 2017.

Nation 17 Aug 2018 | 12:00 AM

Drop in new HFMD cases nationwide

KUALA LUMPUR: The number of new hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) cases in the country has dropped.

Children 16 Aug 2018 | 6:10 AM

Dealing with common childhood illnesses

It can be quite alarming when your child falls ill, especially if they seem to be getting sick very often. Here's how to tell if it is serious or not.

Nation 16 Aug 2018 | 5:58 AM

Over 50,000 cases of HFMD recorded, virus strain relatively benign

KUALA LUMPUR: Over 50,000 cases of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) stemming from the Coxsackie virus have been reported since the outbreak of the disease, says Health Minister Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad.

Nation 12 Aug 2018 | 12:00 AM

Penang HFMD cases close to normal levels

BUTTERWORTH: Two classrooms in two primary schools in Penang that were closed due to a hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) outbreak will be reopened next week as the state sees a decline of cases.