Tag Archives: Health Ministry

September 03

Sabah Zika patient dies from heart-related complications

A man from Sabah who tested positive for Zika has died from heart-related complications. Health Ministry director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah (pic) confirmed that the 61-year-old from Taman Public Jaya in Likas died on Saturday afternoon from heart-related complications, not the virus. “He was scheduled for heart surgery next month. The death is not […]

July 09

‘Miracle’ water crackdown by health ministry

Director-General issues warning against sale or promotion of “Kangen” water filters to produce alkaline water and claims of being able to treat 150 chronic illnesses.  The Health Ministry will take action against the sale or promotion of “Kangen water”, in which a certain type of water filter is used to produce an alkaline water that […]