Health

Malaysian police say one suspect in VX poisoning of Kim Jong Nam was sickened, vomited after attack

Feb 24, 2017

Malaysian police say one suspect in VX poisoning of Kim Jong Nam was sickened, vomited after attack

Malaysia arrests 2nd suspect in North Korean's death

Feb 16, 2017

Malaysian police have arrested two women in the death of Kim Jong Nam, the half brother of North Korea's leader who was reportedly poisoned this week by a pair of female assassins as he waited for a flight in Malaysia, police said Thursday

Thailand hands out prenatal vitamins for Valentine's Day

Feb 14, 2017

Just in time for Valentine's Day, the Thai government is handing out pills it calls "very magical vitamins" to prospective mothers to boost the country's falling birthrate

Nothing to see here: Southeast Asia flummoxed by haze study

Sep 21, 2016

Indonesian, Malaysian and Singaporean authorities have dismissed research that smoky haze from catastrophic forest fires in Indonesia last year caused 100,000 deaths

Study estimates 100,000 deaths from Indonesia haze

Sep 19, 2016

Indonesian forest fires that choked a swath of Southeast Asia with a smoky haze for weeks last year may have caused more than 100,000 deaths, according to new research that will add to pressure on Indonesia's government to tackle the annual crisis

Thailand to crack down on Zika breeding spots

Sep 16, 2016

Authorities in Thailand seeking to curb the growing number of Zika cases say they will criminally charge homeowners who fail to remove mosquito breeding grounds on their property

Singapore investigating Zika strain as infections rise

Sep 13, 2016

Singapore says it is investigating the severity of its locally transmitted Zika virus, amid a rising number of cases

Thai palace: King's kidneys still not functioning properly

Sep 7, 2016

Thailand's royal palace says King Bhumibol Adulyadej's kidneys are still not functioning properly, but infections plaguing the 88-year-old monarch have eased

Singapore in battle mode against Zika after infections rise

Sep 2, 2016

Singapore is encouraging residents to use insect repellent, clear blockages in drains and wear long-sleeved clothing to protect themselves from mosquitoes after the number of Zika virus infections rose to 189 in the city-state

Indonesia screens for Zika as Singapore infections mount

Sep 1, 2016

Indonesia is screening travelers from Singapore for the Zika virus after the city-state reported a growing number of infections and its first case of a pregnant woman testing positive

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