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AT LEAST 300 athletes will be randomly selected for urine tests for doping during the 10th Malaysia Games, said Negri Sembilan state exco member in charge of Health, Science, Technology and Innovation Yu Chok Tow.
Sara Lee Malaysia Sdn Bhd, the marketer for I>Ridsect/Imosquito repellent, expects sales to grow at least 6% this year in tandem with the country's gross domestic product (GDP) growth, said president Gary Brown.
The dengue season is back due to the weather pattern the country is experiencing, disease control director Dr Ramlee Rahmat said.
B>SINGAPORE:/BSix people died from dengue fever last year, the highest in the past four years, with the Aedes mosquito leaving its ugly mark on 4,772 people in all.
From KATIE ANG, Kuala Lumpur (via e-mail)
Consultant paediatrician Datin Dr REBECCA GEORGE offers her insights about a disease that may not appear to be as pressing as SARS, but continues to exact its toll in our population - dengue fever.
IN the Sim residence, dust, dirt and grime have a very short lifespan. These filthy felons are swiftly taken into custody before they can settle comfortably onto any surface. The vacuum cleaner sucks up layers of dust particles, the mop goes on a swabbing spree while wet cloths are rubbed over sticky tabletops.
The Education Ministry will work with the Health Ministry to intensify efforts in disseminating information and creating awareness on dengue fever to schools nationwide.
The state health committee is alarmed over the high number of dengue fever cases reported in the city.
From Dr MOHAN A. RAO, Medical Entomologist (Retired), World Health Organisation, India