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Having a persistent cough? It could be tuberculosis

Tuberculosis, the world's deadliest infectious killer, is curable and preventable. Yet, due to low awareness, it causes more deaths than dengue.

Remembering Dr Gwen Smith

Mercy Malaysia's evolution as a humanitarian organisation

From providing just acute medical relief, Mercy Malaysia's role has evolved to include building resilience and preparedness, as well as advocacy work.

Young eco-warrior is first Malaysian at Sustainable Development Impact Summit

Dr Renard Siew Yung Jhien champions many causes, such as sustainable living, public transportation and being a voice for elderly citizens. Also, he believes that youths are the leaders of today, not tomorrow.

Zika still a threat

Zika retreats widely, but health experts remain concerned.

Bangkok’s famous street foodscape is changing!

Food stalls and menus are undergoing a makeover in Bangkok’s Chinatown and on Khao San Road, as city hall and TAT come together to attract more visitors.

Pay extra for eating sugar – would that make you eat healthier?

To fight global obesity, WHO recommends that governments impose a sugar tax to discourage excessive sugar intake.

Lifestyle diseases rear their heads in interior Sarawak

A trip for health screening to hard-to-access communities in interior Sarawak shows that non-communicable diseases are prevalent there too.