Ministry to boost anti-zika efforts after Thai scare
IPOH: The Health Ministry views seriously the problem of microcephaly in babies linked to zika infection in pregnant women in the wake of a case in Thailand.
Its minister, Datuk Seri Dr S. Subramaniam, said the case was the first ever reported in Southeast Asia and the ministry would increase its efforts to prevent the spread of the disease in Malaysia.
“Thai authorities have informed us that they consider the case to be related to the zika virus.
“This is the first serious (microcephaly) case. So we will boost our control and monitoring efforts.” – Bernama
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