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19th Family Medicine Scientific Conference 2016

19th Family Medicine Scientific Conference 2016 Venue: Dorset Grand, Subang Selangor, Malaysia Date: 10 – 13 August 2016 The scientific committee has brought together eminent speakers from local and abroad to share their diverse expertise with topics which will interest a wide audience. We have also arranged a dinner for delegates to mingle socially and […]

Baik dan buruk Vape

Oleh: DR NORSIAH ALI. Pakar Perunding Perubatan Keluarga ( Pengkhususan: Perubatan Ketagihan) Presiden Persatuan Pakar-Pakar Perubatan Keluarga Malaysia (FMSA) Ahli Majlis Persatuan Perubatan Ketagihan Malaysia (AMAM)   Semenjak akhir-akhir ini pelbagai reaksi ditunjukkan tentang tren penggunaan vape di negara ini. Amat merisaukan apabila menerima what apps gambar kanak-kanak, remaja dan wanita yang sedang menggunakan vape. […]

What We Should Know About Vaping?

WHAT WE SHOULD KNOW ABOUT VAPING? Smoking is a known health issue. Evidence has shown that besides the nicotine which is responsible for the addiction to smoking, each cigarette stick contains over 4000 chemicals which are toxicants and carcinogen (can cause cancer). Smoking has been related with many diseases like COPD, ischaemic heart disease cancer […]

An open letter to the Members of Parliament of Malaysia

13 November 2015 An open letter to the Members of Parliament of Malaysia We, the undersigned medical professional bodies and non-governmental organisations, would like to register our concern regarding the increasing presence of electronic cigarettes and vaping in our society. We note with dismay the Cabinet’s rejection of the Ministry of Health’s proposal to ban […]