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Fitness 01 Feb 2014 | 4:00 PM

Come on Malaysians, get moving!

Implementing a community sports programme can be challenging, but the rewards are aplenty.

Viewpoints 12 Feb 2014 | 11:00 PM

My neighbour's kid has Down Syndrome

Down syndrome or Trisomy 21 is a genetic disorder caused by the presence of all or part of a third copy of chromosome 21.

People 11 Mar 2014 | 4:00 PM

Science for the world

Malaysia’s Science Advisor to the PM shares his thoughts on the first meeting of the UN Scientific Advisory Board.

Wellness 03 May 2014 | 4:00 PM

Keeping patients safe: Guidelines for healthcare institutions

We assume that healthcare institutions have their patients’ best interests at heart; here are some of the guidelines and laws that back that assumption up.

Wellness 12 Jul 2014 | 4:00 PM

Outbreak! How to fight a pandemic in a metropolis

Fast diagnosis and good sanitation are our best weapons in the uneven fight against a rapid outbreak of disease.

Wellness 19 Jul 2014 | 4:00 PM

Incarcerated health: Effective healthcare does not top the priority list in prisons

Yes, they've been caught doing something illegal, but as they serve their prison sentence, does that mean that their right to healthcare is adversely affected?

Living 22 Jul 2014 | 4:00 PM

BritishIndia: Posh baju Melayu with a sampin made from songket

BritishIndia’s new collection of exquisite Malay dress sets is made to suit the modern man.

Wellness 29 Jul 2014 | 3:55 AM

A healthy (and cool) win for fist bumps

According to some scientists, fist bumps are apparently more hygienic than handshakes.

People 31 Jul 2014 | 4:00 PM

The AIDS heroine: Prof Francoise Barre-Sinoussi talks about HIV research

The professor who won a Nobel prize for her part in the discovery of HIV says it is now her duty to get researchers working together to treat and prevent the disease.

Wellness 31 Aug 2014 | 4:00 PM

Genetically modified Aedes on a mission

Biotech company wants to send mutant mosquitoes into the jungles of Brazil to stop a deadly disease. No, this is not an introduction to a sci-fi thriller.