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However, Samantha Chong cautions that this should not be confused with legalising drugs.
He emphasises that this does not mean that Malaysia is legalising drugs and traffickers will still be punished.
More than 800 private doctors attend heated 4-hour town hall session with Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad over stagnant consultation charges.
Japan's health minister rebuffs a petition seeking a ban on requiring women to wear high heels at work.
The health minister says elements of exemption and a compensation mechanism also need to be considered in making vaccination compulsory.
Nik Aziz Afiq Abdul welcomes the health minister’s proposal for a third health clinic in the constituency but says Semenyih folk deserve a hospital.
The two-time Chilean president who ranks among the world's most powerful women politicians also served in 2010 as the first director of UN Women, the UN agency promoting global gender equality.
Health Minister Dzulkefly Ahmad hopes there will be no more delays.
This comes as a deputy minister claims there could be attempts at a cover-up.
Deputy Health Minister Lee Boon Chye says the matter will be discussed with the domestic trade and consumer affairs ministry.
Galen Centre CEO Azrul Mohd Khalib says rural patients now have to travel long distances to seek treatment for chronic diseases such as cancer, causing them financial hardship.
Health Minister Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad responds to concerns on a monopoly by Pharmaniaga, says other vendors also supply directly to ministry facilities.
British health minister Jeremy Hunt has threatened the imposition of regulations on social media firms.
It would go against the National Tobacco Policy and Article 8 of WHO's Framework Convention on Tobacco Control if the government agrees, says health minister.
Death toll from AIDS also records decrease of 31% with 911 cases in 2016 compared with 1,321 cases in 2006.
About 1.8 million are unaware they have the disease as they never went for health screening.
The health minister says 403 of 1,111 flood victims examined for treatment by 50 medical teams during and after floods.
Smokers will only go through more cigarettes to satisfy their craving for nicotine, they say.
Stampin MP Julian Tan raises Standing Order 36 (12) stating health minister made contradicting statements over supply of rabies vaccine in the country.
The concept of pain-free hospitals encourages day-to-day surgery services in which patients need not have to spend the night in hospitals.
Health minister says cabinet made this decision after his briefing today.
Health Minister Dr Subramaniam says statement will be issued after getting the consent of the police.
Controlled drugs used as medicine need a prescription by qualified medical personnel before they can be given to patients, says health minister Dr S Subramaniam.
Health Minister says issue over claiming of the remains of murdered half-brother of North Korean supreme leader will be resolved soon
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