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Atasi masalah ketagihan permainan video, kata pakar

Jumaat lepas, Bernama memetik kenyataan pensyarah kanan di USM Nurhafizah Mohd Sukor yang berkata, ketagihan penggunaann internet boleh membawa kepada masalah mental.

WHO unveils plan to tackle global snakebite ’emergency’

'An important part of the strategy is to significantly boost production of quality antivenoms,' says WHO.

States face mounting calls to improve drug price transparency

There is also a push for data from clinical trials to be made public and for more transparency on patents.

With dementia cases set to triple, WHO issues guide to cut...

The number of people living with dementia is expected to explode from approximately 50 million today to 152 million by 2050.

WHO issues warning as measles infects 34,000 in Europe this year

The WHO called on national health authorities across the region to focus efforts on ensuring all population groups have access to vaccines.

WHO: Jangan dedah bayi bawah 1 tahun pada skrin elektronik

Tingkah laku yang tidak aktif boleh membentuk tabiat di masa kanak-kanak, remaja dan dewasa.

WHO issues screen time recommendations for under-5’s

The guidelines are a first of its kind for the World Health Organisation.

Global measles cases up 300% year-on-year, says WHO

Measles has risen to 300% globally.

120 killed, 600 wounded in Libya fighting, says WHO

The United Nations’ office for humanitarian affairs says more than 13,500 people had been displaced by the clashes, while more than 900 residents are living in shelters.

WHO on why healthcare is so expensive

The WHO report points to ways that policy makers, health professionals and citizens alike can continue to strengthen health systems.

Reject funding from tobacco industry, MMA urges Putrajaya

The Malaysian Medical Association welcomes WHO's decision to refuse to work with Phillip Morris International.

Beijing vows air quality improvement but gives no target

The World Health Organisation recommends a standard for PM2.5 of no more than 10 micrograms per cubic metre.

Anti-palm oil article was sensational, confusing and misleading

Authors made a poor attempt to link palm oil to heart diseases.

Retract article demonising oil palm industry, Putrajaya tells WHO

Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok says the article consists of half-truths and is unscholarly, flawed and biased against palm oil.

Putrajaya mahu WHO tarik balik artikel memburukkan industri sawit

Teresa Kok berkata kerosakan sudah berlaku apabila Reuters melaporkan dakwaan kajian itu dan memberi gambaran ia pandangan WHO.

Come and see for yourself, Malaysia tells WHO palm oil critics

Authors of the one-sided report should meet Malaysian researchers and universities, says Primary Industries Minister Teresa Kok.

Council accuses WHO of ‘cherry-picking’ in study against palm oil

The Malaysian Palm Oil Council says WHO has allowed itself to become 'a tool' in the push against palm oil.

Congo: Wabak Ebola mula merebak ke kawasan bandar

Bandar Butembo, di timur laut Congo dengan penduduk hampir sejuta orang merupakan bandar terbaru dilanda wabak berkenaan.

Kajian: 1.24 juta penduduk India maut kerana pencemaran udara tahun lepas

Kajian menunjukkan 51.4% kematian adalah dalam kalangan mereka yang lebih muda dan berusia di bawah 70 tahun.

WHO says creating panel to study gene editing

He Jiankui's experiment has prompted widespread condemnation from the scientific community in China and abroad.

WHO says spread of polio remains international health emergency

Latest figures from the WHO show there have been 27 cases of wild polio in 2018, all of them in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

Pertubuhan antarabangsa iktiraf usaha bebas asap rokok di Pulau Pinang

Exco Pulau Pinang, Dr Afif Bahardin berkata Pertubuhan Kawalan Tembakau Asia Tenggara (SEATCA) dan Pertubuhan Kesihatan Sedunia (WHO) turut memberi pengiktirafan sama kepada Melaka.

DR Congo Ebola response effort suspended in Beni after clashes

The UN has said the unrest is hampering efforts to contain the disease in a region that has been troubled for decades by inter-ethnic bloodshed and militia violence.

WHO maps dangerous misuse of antibiotics

WHO's Suzanne Hill says the overuse and misuse of antibiotics are the leading causes of antimicrobial resistance.