Legal woes over ‘legal highs’

Marketed as “legal highs” and “research chemicals”, these synthetic drugs, otherwise known as “new psychoactive substances” (NPS), are proliferating at an unprecedented rate and posing significant health challenges.

Federal police Narcotics Department director Datuk Seri Mokhtar Shariff is a worried man as he sees NPS drugs replacing “traditional” narcotics soon. Speaking to the New Straits […]

The cost of the EpiPen price increase

There’s a cost that comes with the 450 percent increase in the price of EpiPens.

Parents worry that they won’t be able to afford their child’s medication. They drive to pharmacies miles away from their homes just to get the best deal on EpiPens. School nurses watch as families weigh the risk of sending their […]