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Nation 16 Apr 2019 | 12:00 AM

Fishy stink driving residents mad

RESIDENTS in Bandar Botanik in Klang, Selangor are fed up with the bad smell caused by dead fish floating in a man-made lake there, reported Makkal Osai.

Health 13 Apr 2019 | 6:00 AM

First kidney transplant between HIV-positive people

A HIV-positive woman donated one of her kidneys to another patient with HIV in a world’s first for kidney transplants, performed by American surgeons in late March 2019.

Science & Technology 22 Dec 2018 | 6:00 AM

This ain't Face/Off, it's the latest in face transplant surgery

A California man, who shot himself through the chin, unveils his new face after undergoing the most advanced face transplant surgery ever.

Wellness 26 Nov 2018 | 6:00 AM

Prolonging liver viability for donation

Donated livers are already in short supply and some have to be rejected because they have been too long out of the body; this method could change that.

Living 18 Nov 2018 | 6:00 AM

Silent Mentors’ donate their bodies to medical science

The Silent Mentor programme, introduced by Professor Dr Chin Kin Fah, on March 23, 2012, encourages donors to donate their bodies after death. Donors have selflessly donated their bodies for the advancement of medical research, education and training, motivated by love for mankind.

World 02 Nov 2018 | 5:01 PM

Donor cards show speeding Estonians risks of the road

PARNU, Estonia (Reuters) - - Traffic police in Estonia are hoping to stop speeding drivers in their tracks by handing them organ donor cards as well as fines.

Nation 07 Oct 2018 | 12:00 AM

Man grateful to 12-year-old son’s liver donor

GEORGE TOWN: Besides thanking donors and well-wishers, goldsmith Chong Keat Yong is particularly grateful to the organ donor who gave his 12-year-old son a second chance in life.

AseanPlus News 25 Aug 2018 | 4:22 AM

Chinese patients get organ transplants from Greek-Egyptian donor who died on business trip

Man who died of brain haemorrhage is only the 10th foreigner to make multiple organ donations in China, which faces a dire shortage

Nation 27 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

Illegal kidney transplant dilemma

PETALING JAYA: Owing to the lack of organs for transplant in the country, a 59-year-old kidney failure patient forked out close to half a million ringgit to fly to another country to have an illegal kidney transplant done.

Nation 26 Jul 2018 | 12:00 AM

Health Ministry: ‘Opt out’ system not an option

PETALING JAYA: Malaysia has yet to change to the “opt out” system – whereby everyone is deemed an organ donor unless they say no – because the public is just not ready, says the Health Ministry.