• 20 JUL 16
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    五项白喉症的须知要点

    五项白喉症的须知要点

    您对白喉症的了解有多少呢?白喉症是怎样的一种疾病?怎么预防?治得好吗?我相信这是许多人都想知道的资讯。就让GetDocSays带您了解何谓《白喉症》。

    • 03 SEP 16
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    Zika And Dengue – Same Difference?

    Zika And Dengue – Same Difference?

    Zika is rapidly spreading its wings across Singapore and we heard of Malaysia’s first case just recently, it sounds all the more scary as days pass by. Zika and Dengue have a lot of similarities but they both are different. There is a lot of information being shared and this will only end up leaving

    • 05 DEC 16
    • 5
    Why You Should Think Twice About Swimming In The River

    Why You Should Think Twice About Swimming In The River

    Summer time, morning dip. While submerging your body in the lake/river and splashing water at your friends sounds pretty much like a good idea, promise me to do the same when you finish reading this article. This is not about the haunted river, not about water current swallowing lives, and definitely not about the crocodile

    • 07 MAR 16
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    What you need to know about Dengue Fever

    What you need to know about Dengue Fever

    Facts The global incidence of dengue fever has grown dramatically in recent decades About half of the world´s population is now at risk Dengue is found in tropical and sub-tropical climates worldwide There is no specific treatment for dengue WHO estimates 390 million dengue infections per year of which 96 million manifest clinically There is

    • 21 JAN 16
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    Travel Alert! Zika Virus is ready to strike!

    Travel Alert! Zika Virus is ready to strike!

      This morning when I was skimming through the news, one particular article caught my attention. It warned Malaysians travelling to countries like Brazil to beware of the Zika virus. Gosh, this made me curious to read about this new micro-organism. What is Zika virus? Zika Virus or referred to as ZIKV is a virus

    • 03 FEB 16
    • 25
    Top 9 FAQs For Zika Virus

    Top 9 FAQs For Zika Virus

    Will I die from Zika virus?  Zika virus is not harmful in most cases. However Zika virus can be harmful for pregnant women.   So what’s the big deal? Brazil declared emergency in 2015 as the Zika virus was believed to cause brain damage to 2,400 babies. The birth defect is known as microcephaly and prior

    • 14 JAN 16
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    Small in nature, Great in danger

    Small in nature, Great in danger

    A current evaluation on the dengue fever epidemic In Malaysia, it is prevalent information that the dengue fever is reaching an all-time high as of early 2016. The Star newspaper headlined recently that there is 1 new case of dengue every 3 minutes.  In the first week of this year alone, a whopping number of

    • 26 JAN 16
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    MERS ALERT: New MERS case detected in THAILAND

    MERS ALERT: New MERS case detected in THAILAND

    It has been confirmed by the Thailand’s Health Ministry on January 24th 2016 that there is a second case of MERS (Middle East Respiratory Syndrome) in the country. The virus is detected in a 71-year old Omani man has arrived in Bangkok last week.  The man, his son, taxi drivers, hotel staff and passengers who

    • 22 JUN 16
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    Is Breastfeeding Encouraged When You Have HFMD?

    Is Breastfeeding Encouraged When You Have HFMD?

    Hand Foot and Mouth Disease is wreaking havoc in Malaysia and the number of cases is going up by the minute. We are sure you have read this article regarding the 7 important things you must know about HFMD. We realised that there were more questions coming out. Some of those affected by HFMD were

    • 16 MAR 16
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    Heat Wave Hitting Malaysia: The Equinox Phenomenon

    Heat Wave Hitting Malaysia: The Equinox Phenomenon

    Due to the equinox phenomenon which happen in this month, there is a strong heat wave that will hit Malaysia, especially at middays. Prepare yourself with information how to stand the heat best and how to avoid overheating!