Coronavirus: What's happening around the world on Monday
Thailand reported a record number of coronavirus cases on Monday, while Malaysia has notched up more than one million infections, as the virulent delta variant carves a deadly path through Southeast Asia — now a global epicentre for the virus. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/World Source Type: news

Coronavirus: What's happening around the world on July 26
Thailand reported a record number of coronavirus cases on Monday, while Malaysia has notched up more than one million infections, as the virulent delta variant carves a deadly path through Southeast Asia — now a global epicentre for the virus. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/World Source Type: news

Malaysia's Parliament opens after 7 months, emergency to end
Malaysia’s government says it will not extend a coronavirus emergency further as Parliament reopened after a disputed seven-month suspension amid a worsening pandemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Malaysia's Parliament reopens after 7-month virus suspension
Malaysia’s Parliament has reopened for the first time this year after a seven-month suspension under a coronavirus emergency that has failed to curb a worsening pandemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Bullying and its associated individual, peer, family and school factors: evidence from Malaysian national secondary school students - Sabramani V, Idris IB, Ismail H, Nadarajaw T, Zakaria E, Kamaluddin MR.
Adolescents involved in bullying can be at risk of developing behavioural problems, physical health problems and suicidal ideation. In view of this, a quantitative research design using a cross-sectional study was conducted to determine the prevalence of b... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 22, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Death rates soar in Southeast Asia as virus wave spreads
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — Indonesia has converted nearly its entire oxygen production to medical use just to meet the demand from... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 22, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Malaysia shuts vaccination center after 204 staff infected
Malaysia has shut a mass vaccination center in its worst-hit state after more than 200 medical staff and volunteers tested positive for the coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 13, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Tokyo ’s Plan to Avoid Pandemic Disaster During the Olympics
The Olympics and COVID-19 were never going to be compatible. The cardinal rule when it comes to controlling an infectious disease is to limit the contact people have with one another. Yet the very essence of the two weeks of competition, which begin on July 23 in Tokyo, is to invite the world to meet, greet and engage in friendly—and often socially not so distant—contests. An estimated 70,000 athletes, coaches, staff, officials and media will be descending on Tokyo from July to August for the Olympic and Paralympic Games—at a time when infections in the city are rising again. On July 8, the governme...
Source: TIME: Health - July 8, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Alice Park Tags: Uncategorized COVID-19 feature Magazine olympics overnight Tokyo Olympics Source Type: news

Estimation of local incidence of jellyfish envenomation in developed marine coastal areas and large populated island on the western coast of Peninsular Malaysia using case surveillance of government health facilities in Manjung, Perak and Langkawi Island - Mubarak AI, Wan Mohd Shukri WNA, Ismail AK.
BACKGROUND: Jellyfish stings are one of the commonest causes of marine animal related injuries in human. Despite mostly being harmless, box jellyfish species can cause major stings with fatalities or systemic envenoming symptoms. There are 15-20 species id... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 5, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Malaysians suffering amid lockdown fly white flag for help
A white flag campaign is gaining traction to help Malaysians facing economic devastation during the coronavirus pandemic (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Malaysians suffering amid lockdown fly white flag for help
When Mohamad Nor Abdullah put a white flag outside his window late at night, he didn’t expect the swift outpouring of support. ... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 5, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Malaysia announces $36B in aid after extending lockdown
Malaysia has announced a 150 billion ringgit ($36.2 billion) financial package to help needy households and businesses and bolster vaccination efforts after a national lockdown was extended indefinitely (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - June 28, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

New telehealth platform in Malaysia to offer unlimited teleconsultations through monthly subscription fee model
Carepool Asia claims it is Malaysia ’s first multidisciplinary digital healthcare platform to offer unlimited consultations. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - June 17, 2021 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Tsunami inundation maps for the northwest of Peninsular Malaysia and demarcation of affected electrical assets - Naim NNN, Mardi NH, Malek MA, Teh SY, Wil MA, Shuja AH, Ahmed AN.
This study aimed to identify locations at... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

The impact of serving in disaster relief among volunteers in Malaysia - Chen HY, Ahmad CA, Abdullah KL.
PURPOSE: Malaysian disaster relief volunteers have a long and proud history of participating in relief missions within and outside the country. Despite of a plethora of researches into the various areas of disaster relief, there has been a little scholarly... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 14, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news