Author Archives: Alan Teh

Dobbs Health Smartband Competition #3 & #4

Dear Dobbers The Dobbs Smartband competition continues. I was about to announce Competition #3 and the Rank of Registrar (250 points) as the target but it looks like Dr Rajeentheran Suntheralingam has already hit the target so he is the automatic winner of Dobbs contest #3 The prize for Contest #3 and Contest #4 is […]

Dobbs Health Smartband Competition #2

Dear Doctors This year, we are restarting our DOBBS contests and are giving out Hi tech Smartbands! The competition will be based on the Rankings you achieve in the Dobbs web forums Rank points are obtained for daily logins and visits, creating new posts, making replies, updating your Avatar and wall picture, updating your status […]

Dobbs Health Smartband Competition #1

Dear Doctors This year, we are restarting our DOBBS contests and are giving out Hi tech Smartbands! The competition will be based on the Rankings you achieve in the Dobbs web forums Rank points are obtained for daily logins and visits, creating new posts, making replies, updating your Avatar and wall picture, updating your status […]

Dobbs forum Point system

I have employed a new rewards system for the Dobbs forum. Users are rewarded for points for visiting the Dobbs forum, logging in , posting and replying to forum topics. The points you accumulate will be visible below your forum avatar Points are also awarded if you post Updates in the Activity wall, update your […]

70% deaths in government hospitals due to NCDs

KUALA LUMPUR: About 70% of deaths recorded in government hospitals each year are due to non communicable diseases (NCDs), according to a study. Deputy Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Hilmi Yahaya (pix) said the NCDs included diabetes, cancer and high blood pressure. “There are many such cases and the ministry wants each individual to play […]

New law for elder care

PETALING JAYA: A new law to ensure that senior citizens will be cared for with integrity and dignity is expected be tabled in Parliament when it meets in October. Health director-general Datuk Seri Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the Aged Healthcare Act, currently being drafted, would regulate private institutions and community care providers for those […]