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Metro News 11 Jun 2019 | 12:00 AM

Help curb drug menace, public urged

JOHOR BARU: The public play an important role in curbing the drug addiction menace.

Community 27 Aug 2016 | 12:00 AM

Teen puffers on the rise

AN average of 50 to 60 teenagers are picking up the smoking habit daily nationwide and this is worrying, said the Health Ministry.

Community 09 Jun 2015 | 12:00 AM

SPDP chief: Urgent need to stop rural addiction

MIRI: The drug menace is threatening native communities in longhouse settlements in rural and semi-rural locations in northern Sarawak.

Metro News 03 Aug 2018 | 12:00 AM

White-collar addicts include lawyers, doctors and directors

Professionals and high-flyers are using designer drugs for job advancement only to learn the hard way that rehabilitation can be extremely difficult once they are hooked on these substances.

Community 09 Apr 2016 | 12:00 AM

Alcohol a gateway to major issues for children

CHILDREN who have access to cheap alcohol can develop addiction or even worse Alcohol Dependance Syndrome (ADS), said consultant psychiatrist Datuk Dr Andrew Mohanraj.

Metro News 12 Mar 2018 | 12:00 AM

Rukun Tetangga can help tackle crimes and social ills

MIRI: Rukun Tetangga neighbourhood committees (RTs) in Miri have been urged to take on a more serious role in tackling crimes and countering negative influence from the cyberspace, especially among the young.

Metro News 12 Dec 2017 | 12:00 AM

Drug threats in the highlands

MIRI: Peaceful settlements in the Ba’kelalan highlands in northernmost Sarawak are seeing a surge in juvenile delinquency.

Community 19 Jul 2016 | 12:00 AM

Drug addicts on the rise

KUCHING: Drug addict cases in the state have increased over time according to Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) statistics.

Community 17 Feb 2016 | 12:00 AM

Penang tops list of drug haunts

GEORGE TOWN: Penang recorded the highest number of drug addicts in the country in the past four years.