Cost of treatment for heart disease to increase without effective action, health DG warns
Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah says an estimated RM3.93 billion of the total RM9.65 billion in healthcare costs in 2017 went to treating heart patients.
French pharma firm convicted of manslaughter over weight loss pill deaths
About 500 people are thought to have died as a result of the drug, though experts say it may eventually cause as many as 2,100 deaths.
Saturated fats: friend, foe or something in between?
Health experts say the relationship between saturated fats and heart disease may not be as straightforward as it is made out to be.