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M’sian medical student dies of infection in Medan

SEMARANG (Central Java): A Malaysian student in Medan, Sumatra, has died of bacterial infection of the tonsils.

Lawyer: Federal Constitution allows for unvaccinated children to be quarantined

DESPITE Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik’s statement that unvaccinated children will still be allowed to attend school, a lawyer has highlighted provisions in the Federal Constitution that can be used to restrict the movements of these children, including preventing them from going to school.

Should vaccination be made mandatory in Malaysia?

Is mandatory vaccination the answer to curbing the current outbreaks of vaccine-preventable diseases, or does it infringe too much on our personal rights?

Compel them to vaccinate


Stern action to be taken against doctors who prescribe alternative MMR vaccine, says Deputy Health Minister

PETALING JAYA: Stern action will be taken against doctors and those who promote alternatives to the measles, mumps, and rubella (MMR) vaccine, says Deputy Health Minister Dr Lee Boon Chye.

Take care of yourself, then your children

SERI KEMBANGAN: Her mother could only read Jawi but that did not stop her from raising 10 children and improving herself.