Socso: Most workers die of heart attacks, cancer, diabetes, asthma

Mar 17, 17 Socso: Most workers die of heart attacks, cancer, diabetes, asthma

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Socso CEO says non-communicable diseases, which are on the rise, kill or disable 46 workers daily in the private sector alone. KUALA LUMPUR: Non-communicable diseases (NCDs) are a major cause of death among employees under the age of 60, with over 6,500 such cases reported last year, the Social Security Organisation (Socso) says....

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M’sians Do Not Value Health

Sep 14, 16 M’sians Do Not Value Health

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WE refer to the report “Unfit at work” (The Star, Feb 27) and related series of reports. The Health Ministry (MOH) is also extremely concerned with the increasing burden of Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) in Malaysia, not only among the working population, but also the population at large. Unfortunately Malaysia now has a “sick...

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