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Simple solution to a deadly problem

It is highly contagious, and at times, can be deadly. For children under five years of age, exposure to the Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria will cause them to suffer from a myriad of illnesses, and in some cases, result in death.
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Joint collaboration between WyethAid and MPA launch public education campaign

Summary
* Statistic on PnD.
* Joint collaboration between Wyeth Aid and Malaysian Paeditric Association
* Quotes from MD of Wyeth Pharmaceuticals - there's low awareness on PnD, so the campaign is aimed to educate the parents on the danger of the disease.
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ASAP looks back over 15 years of progress and towards the future

Summary:
* The rise of the influenza pandemic - disease overview (responses from Professor Keith Klugman).
* Antibiotic resistance - overview, challenges and new 13-valent PCV (responses from Prof Ron Dagan)
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The common disease killing our children

When four year old Darryl Heng had a runny nose and fever one evening in March 1999, his father Heng Soo Yeow wasn’t too concerned. Kids get the sniffles, thought the Singaporean civil servant before taking Daryl that evening to the family doctor, who prescribed the usual flu medication.
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Lung infection (Radang Paru-Paru)

Hati ibu mana yang tidak remuk melihat anaknya yang baru berusia dua tahun terpaksa ditebuk paru-parunya gara gara demam panaa yand tidak reda reda selama dua minggu.
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Fit For Life: Avoiding a Potential Threat

This article was first published in The Star on 29 April 2007.
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