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Little girl, four, dies of flu leaving her family confused and heartbroken - Daily Mail

Little girl, four, dies of flu leaving her family confused and heartbroken  Daily Mail

Four-year-old Puthiraskmey Sopheak and her family came to Boston from Cambodia just months ago. She fell suddenly ill and died of flu Saturday, a tragic start ...

22 Feb 2019 | 10:10 am

From diagnostics to video consultation, Netmeds is gearing up for a growth spurt - VCCircle

From diagnostics to video consultation, Netmeds is gearing up for a growth spurt  VCCircle

Netmeds is well known to most Indian cricket fans. After all, large logos of the online pharmacy company were emblazoned on cricket grounds during India's ...

22 Feb 2019 | 6:29 am

NACD chief calls for greater rehabilitation of addicts - The Phnom Penh Post

NACD chief calls for greater rehabilitation of addicts  The Phnom Penh Post

President of the National Authority for Combating Drugs (NACD) Ke Kim Yan has instructed officials at all levels to focus on getting the Kingdom's 18000 drug ...

22 Feb 2019 | 1:07 am

Wellness center uses exercise, faith to combat addiction - Daily Journal

Wellness center uses exercise, faith to combat addiction  Daily Journal

In the fight against addiction, abuse and sex trafficking, 148 Ministries has found powerful weapons in fitness and faith.The Greenwood-based organization ...

22 Feb 2019 | 12:39 am

Alimentation Couche-Tard and Canopy Growth to Support Cannabis Retail in London, Ontario - PRNewswire

Alimentation Couche-Tard and Canopy Growth to Support Cannabis Retail in London, Ontario  PRNewswire

LAVAL, QC and SMITHS FALLS, ON, Feb. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. ("Alimentation Couche-Tard") (TSX: ATD.A) (TSX: ATD.

21 Feb 2019 | 9:45 pm

Cambodia sees zero death from malaria for first time last year - Borneo Bulletin Online

Cambodia sees zero death from malaria for first time last year  Borneo Bulletin Online

PHNOM PENH (Xinhua) – Cambodia has reported zero death from malaria in 2018, achieving its self-imposed target three years earlier, director of the National ...

21 Feb 2019 | 8:35 pm

Japan rolls out aid for Takeo health project - The Phnom Penh Post

Japan rolls out aid for Takeo health project  The Phnom Penh Post

The Japanese government has granted World Vision Japan $400384, under the framework of the Grant Assistance for Japanese NGO Projects, to complete its ...

21 Feb 2019 | 8:21 pm

Cambodian community leader announces bid for 6th District council seat in 2020 • Long Beach Post - Long Beach Post

Cambodian community leader announces bid for 6th District council seat in 2020 • Long Beach Post  Long Beach Post

The first Cambodian woman candidate will seek a seat on the City Council—potentially against one of Long Beach's most famed sons, no less.

21 Feb 2019 | 7:44 pm

Vietnam and Cambodia Relations will Continue Developing to Greater Heights - Korea IT Times

Vietnam and Cambodia Relations will Continue Developing to Greater Heights  Korea IT Times

Vietnam and Cambodia are two countries that enjoy a long-standing relationship. The necessity to establish cooperation between Vietnam and Cambodia has a ...

21 Feb 2019 | 7:26 pm

Cambodia morning news for February 22 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for February 22  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for February 22, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:20 pm

Asean morning news for February 22 - AEC News Today

Asean morning news for February 22  AEC News Today

All the Asean news you need to know for February 22, 2019. Asean news, Asean Economic Community, Asean English news, Asean business news, Asean ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:20 pm

Talking Point: Aussie vets join international team to save lives - The Mercury

Talking Point: Aussie vets join international team to save lives  The Mercury

AUSTRALIA is free of rabies, but tragically the virus kills about 59000 people every year, 40 per cent of them children in Asia and Africa, according to the World ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:00 pm

Cambodia's Democracy and EU Trade Privileges: Taking a Long-Term View - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Democracy and EU Trade Privileges: Taking a Long-Term View  The Diplomat

Withdrawing Cambodia's EBA privileges might not do more harm than good.

21 Feb 2019 | 10:35 am

Officials: Lowell girl, 4, dies of flu - Lowell Sun

Officials: Lowell girl, 4, dies of flu  Lowell Sun

LOWELL -- A 4-year-old Lowell girl is the suspected victim of the second flu-associated pediatric death in Middlesex County this season, and the third in the ...

21 Feb 2019 | 6:38 am

Birstall dad discusses mental health battle ahead of Cambodia trek - Dewsbury Reporter

Birstall dad discusses mental health battle ahead of Cambodia trek  Dewsbury Reporter

A ten-day trek through the wilds of Cambodia later this year won't be the toughest test ever undertaken by Birstall dad Mark Waters.

20 Feb 2019 | 5:28 am

Japan continues funding and support for Kingdom's growth story - The Phnom Penh Post

Japan continues funding and support for Kingdom's growth story  The Phnom Penh Post

Japan has been steadfast in supporting Cambodia's growth path for over three decades or so. The Japanese government through Japan International ...

18 Feb 2019 | 9:41 pm

Banbury opticians help improve Cambodian eye health - Banbury Guardian

Banbury opticians help improve Cambodian eye health  Banbury Guardian

Two Banbury opticians have helped improve the eye health of the people of Cambodia.

17 Feb 2019 | 2:28 am

Heat wave precautions - Khmer Times

Heat wave precautions  Khmer Times

Health Minister Mam Bun Heng has issued an advisory to all people telling them to take prophylactic measures for the oncoming hot weather period.

16 Feb 2019 | 5:24 am

Saifuddin contacts Cambodian DPM over release of 47 M'sians 13 Feb 2019 - Malaysiakini

Saifuddin contacts Cambodian DPM over release of 47 M'sians 13 Feb 2019  Malaysiakini

Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah today contacted Cambodian Deputy Prime Minister Prak Sokhonn to express Malaysia's aspiration to see that all 47 ...

13 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia nabs 12th place in best retirement destinations - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia nabs 12th place in best retirement destinations  The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodia is an expatriate hotspot for those dreaming of living a more luxurious lifestyle at an affordable cost, according to International Living's Annual Global ...

12 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

KSU, ASA partner to launch aquafeed program - World Grain

KSU, ASA partner to launch aquafeed program  World Grain

MANHATTAN, KANSAS, U.S. — The Feed the Future Innovation Lab for Collaborative Research and Sustainable Intensification (SIIL) at Kansas State University ...

11 Feb 2019 | 8:16 am

US Doctors to Provide Free Treatment in Kampong Thom Province - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

US Doctors to Provide Free Treatment in Kampong Thom Province  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

More than 100 medical practitioners will take part in the mission, which is the ninth annual mission carried out by CHPAA.

9 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

April set to be hotter than average - The Phnom Penh Post

April set to be hotter than average  The Phnom Penh Post

Temperatures between the end of March and late May are expected to be above average and reach a high of 42 Celsius this year, the Ministry of Water ...

8 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Adventist Community Center Opens in Cambodia - Adventist Review

Adventist Community Center Opens in Cambodia  Adventist Review

The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Cambodia celebrated the inauguration of its first community center, commonly called a “Center of Influence,” in the city of ...

7 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia failing acid attack victims by denying free healthcare, Human Rights Watch report finds - ABC News

Cambodia failing acid attack victims by denying free healthcare, Human Rights Watch report finds  ABC News

The attacks are typically aimed at a person's face and the acid quickly eats through eyes, ears, skin, and bone. Victims of such traumatic events are entitled to ...

5 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Government dismisses Cambodia smog rumours - The Phnom Penh Post

Government dismisses Cambodia smog rumours  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Environment has dismissed “rumours” that the current chronic smog gripping Thai capital Bangkok will spread to Cambodia, saying that, unlike its ...

5 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian PM says large number of civil servants celebrate Chinese Lunar New Year - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodian PM says large number of civil servants celebrate Chinese Lunar New Year - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) -- Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen said on Tuesday that a large number of public servants in the kingdom ...

5 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Acid attacks: Cambodia victims 'denied government aid' - BBC News

Acid attacks: Cambodia victims 'denied government aid'  BBC News

Survivors of acid attacks in Cambodia are being denied free government treatment that they are legally entitled to, Human Rights Watch says. Its report focused ...

5 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

The top 5 most affordable places to retire abroad - CNBC

The top 5 most affordable places to retire abroad  CNBC

Thinking about retiring somewhere exotic but worried about how much it will cost you? Find the right place and you can live a life of luxury for a lot less.

4 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

Ministry ups mental health centres - Khmer Times

Ministry ups mental health centres  Khmer Times

The Health Ministry has published a list of more than 400 health centres offering treatment for mental disorders and drug abuse.

4 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

[Special] Nearly one-third of children under 5 suffer from chronic malnutrition - Korea Biomedical Review

[Special] Nearly one-third of children under 5 suffer from chronic malnutrition  Korea Biomedical Review

It is lunchtime and children rushed seemingly from nowhere. The cafeteria that can accommodate about 400 people soon became noisy with children's laughter.

4 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

In prison, Cambodian babies grow in squalid conditions as war on drugs rages - Channel NewsAsia

In prison, Cambodian babies grow in squalid conditions as war on drugs rages  Channel NewsAsia

Since the Cambodian government started a war on drugs in 2017, the number of prisoners has considerably increased. Among them are pregnant women ...

4 Feb 2019 | 2:00 am

We Need to Stop Drug-Resistant Malaria at Its Source, Right Now - Scientific American

We Need to Stop Drug-Resistant Malaria at Its Source, Right Now  Scientific American

Global investments in malaria control and elimination are now at risk of being rapidly reversed. Cambodia is where malarial drug resistance historically emerges ...

31 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodian workers 'vulnerable' in Thailand - The Phnom Penh Post

Cambodian workers 'vulnerable' in Thailand  The Phnom Penh Post

THE Office of the UN Resident Coordinator expressed concern on Thursday that some migrants working in Thailand are not enrolled in public health insurance ...

29 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia morning news for January 29 - AEC News Today

Cambodia morning news for January 29  AEC News Today

All the #Cambodia #news you need to know for January 29, 2019. Cambodia English news, Cambodia business news, Cambodia news today, Cambodia latest ...

29 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodians warned vs bird flu, food poisoning - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodians warned vs bird flu, food poisoning  The Cambodia Daily

The Cambodian health minister reminded all the people in the kingdom to avoid activities during the Chinese New Year festivities that might result in getting the ...

28 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

AHC: In the service of Cambodian children - Khmer Times

AHC: In the service of Cambodian children  Khmer Times

The Angkor Hospital for Children has already come a long way since it treated its first child patient in 1999. Khmer Times' Peter Olszewski writes about how the ...

28 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

NHS chiefs blow £1m sending doctors to multimillionaire Angelina Jolie’s charity in Cambodia as skint UK ho - The Sun

NHS chiefs blow £1m sending doctors to multimillionaire Angelina Jolie’s charity in Cambodia as skint UK ho  The Sun

AROUND 40 paid NHS 'volunteers' have been sent to the actress's Maddox Jolie-Pitt Foundation in the past decade despite the star being worth an estimated ...

27 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cambodia-India ties stronger than ever - Khmer Times

Cambodia-India ties stronger than ever  Khmer Times

The Kingdom of Cambodia is known for its good relation¬ships with other nations. With India being one of its strongest bilateral partners, Khmer Times spoke to ...

25 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Poor mental health can lead to physical ailments - Medical Xpress

Poor mental health can lead to physical ailments  Medical Xpress

When she was 14 years old, Diana Chao began having migraines. She often felt dizzy as she walked. Sunlight seemed to pierce her skull.

25 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Experts aim to tackle mental illness among Cambodians - The Cambodia Daily

Experts aim to tackle mental illness among Cambodians  The Cambodia Daily

Pyschologists and mental health experts said on Sunday that mental illness is curable, but there is a lack of understanding of it among Cambodians, causing ...

22 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Cervical cancer in Cambodia, prevention, diagnosis and treatment - The Phnom Penh Post

Cervical cancer in Cambodia, prevention, diagnosis and treatment  The Phnom Penh Post

Worldwide, 500000 women suffer from cervical cancer each year, 80 per cent of them from developing countries. At least 200000 of these women will die, and ...

11 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

The rude health of Cambodia's Hun Sen - The Interpreter

The rude health of Cambodia's Hun Sen  The Interpreter

Cambodia's Hun Sen at a 7 January ceremony to mark the 40th anniversary of the fall of the Khmer Rouge regime (Photo: Tang Chhin Sothy via Getty) ...

8 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

Fish protein wafers to ease acute malnutrition in children - SciDev.Net

Fish protein wafers to ease acute malnutrition in children  SciDev.Net

Wafers made of fish protein could save thousands of severely malnourished Asian children.

7 Jan 2019 | 2:00 am

New fish-based ready-to-use-therapeutic food to treat children with severe acute malnutrition in Cambodia - UNICEF

New fish-based ready-to-use-therapeutic food to treat children with severe acute malnutrition in Cambodia  UNICEF

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, 17 December 2018: A new fish-based wafer snack – Nutrix, has been developed to treat severe acute malnutrition in children by ...

17 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Get your credit health check done, urges Credit Bureau Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

Get your credit health check done, urges Credit Bureau Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

At least once a year people go for their health check-up to make sure their health condition is good. But many people don't do their financial health check,” ...

14 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Gunma teacher's gift to kids in Cambodia: a decent education:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun

Gunma teacher's gift to kids in Cambodia: a decent education:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

ISESAKI, Gunma Prefecture--As a child, Miyuki Hoshino, now 92, thought about quitting school because her family was so poor. It was wartime Japan, after all.

11 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia increasing tourism arrivals - ITIJ

Cambodia increasing tourism arrivals  ITIJ

Cambodia is building two new airports as part of plans to increase tourism arrivals.

10 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

IDPoor: a poverty identification programme that enables collaboration across sectors for maternal and child health in Cambodia - The BMJ

IDPoor: a poverty identification programme that enables collaboration across sectors for maternal and child health in Cambodia  The BMJ

BMJ 2018; 363 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.k4698 (Published 07 December 2018) Cite this as: BMJ 2018;363:k4698. Article; Related *content*; Metrics ...

7 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodian surrogate mothers detained for human trafficking released after agreeing to keep babies - ABC News

Cambodian surrogate mothers detained for human trafficking released after agreeing to keep babies  ABC News

Cambodian women who were charged with human trafficking for serving as surrogate mothers have been provisionally released from detention after agreeing to ...

6 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia sees 15233 dengue fever cases in 11 months, killing 16 - The Cambodia Daily

Cambodia sees 15233 dengue fever cases in 11 months, killing 16  The Cambodia Daily

Phnom Penh – Cambodia had reported a total of 15,233 dengue fever cases in the first 11 months this year, an increase of about 50 percent over the same ...

5 Dec 2018 | 2:00 am

Why a Genocide Verdict in Cambodia Could Be the Last of Its Kind - TIME

Why a Genocide Verdict in Cambodia Could Be the Last of Its Kind  TIME

On Nov. 16, a fraught war crimes tribunal in Cambodia found former Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan guilty of genocide.

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Towards an AIDS free generation in Cambodia - Khmer Times

Towards an AIDS free generation in Cambodia  Khmer Times

Tomorrow is World AIDS Day. While Cambodia has made remarkable progress in the fight against AIDS, strong and continued investment in HIV programmes is ...

30 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Czech photographer in Cambodia: I aim to tell a story through my photographs - Radio Prague

Czech photographer in Cambodia: I aim to tell a story through my photographs  Radio Prague

Jakub Žák is a photographer who spent more than five years in South-East Asia documenting the work of the Czech Development Agency and other NGOs ...

29 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Helping Victims of Genocide in Cambodia – 40 Years On - UConn Today

Helping Victims of Genocide in Cambodia – 40 Years On  UConn Today

In mid-November, for the first time, a United Nations-backed international tribunal called what occurred in Cambodia in the 1970s under Pol Pot's Khmer Rouge ...

28 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

President's Malaria Initiative: Cambodia - Abbreviated Malaria Operational Plan FY 2019 - Cambodia - ReliefWeb

President's Malaria Initiative: Cambodia - Abbreviated Malaria Operational Plan FY 2019 - Cambodia  ReliefWeb

I. INTRODUCTION. This abbreviated fiscal year (FY) 2019 Malaria Operational Plan (MOP) presents an implementation plan for Cambodia, based on the ...

20 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in Cambodia’s ‘Nuremberg’ moment - The Guardian

Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in Cambodia’s ‘Nuremberg’ moment  The Guardian

Khieu Samphan and Nuon Chea are the two most senior living leaders of regime that presided over deaths of at least 1.7 million in Cambodia.

16 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Pregnant women among 15 arrested for alleged surrogacy in Cambodia - ABC News

Pregnant women among 15 arrested for alleged surrogacy in Cambodia  ABC News

Fifteen people have been arrested in Cambodia for allegedly taking part in illegal surrogacy, the Kingdom's anti-trafficking authority says.

11 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

China, Cambodia to up healthcare cooperation - The Phnom Penh Post

China, Cambodia to up healthcare cooperation  The Phnom Penh Post

Officials in China's Jiangsu province say they will cooperate with Cambodia on healthcare as Sino-Cambodian relations are “at the highest point”, with bilateral ...

1 Nov 2018 | 2:00 am

Work on China-funded hospital begins - Khmer Times

Work on China-funded hospital begins  Khmer Times

Construction on the Cambodia-China Friendship Medical building at Preah Kossamak hospital started yesterday and is expected to be completed in three years.

31 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia breaks ground for China-funded hospital building - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

Cambodia breaks ground for China-funded hospital building - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, Oct. 30 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia on Tuesday broke ground for the construction of a new building in the China-Cambodia Friendship Preah ...

30 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

RHC-P supports blood safety program in Cambodia - United States Army

RHC-P supports blood safety program in Cambodia  United States Army

A team of medical professionals from Regional Health Command-Pacific's medical treatment facilities and units, in partnership with U.S. Indo-Pacific Command ...

30 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Health warning after WA adult infected with measles in Cambodia - PerthNow

Health warning after WA adult infected with measles in Cambodia  PerthNow

A WA adult has been infected with measles while holidaying in Cambodia, prompting a Health Department warning. People may have been exposed on October ...

30 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

PM approves 2019 budget - The Phnom Penh Post

PM approves 2019 budget  The Phnom Penh Post

Prime Minister Hun Sen and the Council of Ministers on Friday approved the $6791249000 budget for 2019 as laid out by the Ministry of Finance – an 11.4 per ...

29 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

BBC World Service - The Forum, Cambodia's ancient Khmer Empire, The founder of the world's earliest public health system? - BBC News

BBC World Service - The Forum, Cambodia's ancient Khmer Empire, The founder of the world's earliest public health system?  BBC News

Jayavarman 7th, arguably the most ambitious of Khmer kings, was a great builder: he ordered the construction of many large temples and other public ...

29 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's Coming AI Revolution - The Diplomat

Cambodia's Coming AI Revolution  The Diplomat

Big data, AI, and digital technologies: Cambodia's nascent tech sector is blooming.

25 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Commander of Khmer Rouge's most notorious prison in intensive care in hospital - Channel NewsAsia

Commander of Khmer Rouge's most notorious prison in intensive care in hospital  Channel NewsAsia

A senior Khmer Rouge figure who ran Cambodia's most notorious prison during the genocidal regime is in intensive care in hospital, but his health ...

25 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

The Health Equity Fund is improving access to health care for the poorest people in Cambodia - D+C Development and Cooperation

The Health Equity Fund is improving access to health care for the poorest people in Cambodia  D+C Development and Cooperation

In Cambodia, about one in five people is extremely poor. They can neither afford doctors' fees nor mere trips to a hospital. A new health fund is covering such ...

21 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

UN ‘Apologizes’ to End Row With Cambodia Over Poverty Level Measurement - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

UN ‘Apologizes’ to End Row With Cambodia Over Poverty Level Measurement  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

The poverty measurement angered the Cambodian government, which has claimed success in eradicating poverty in Cambodia.

10 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

'I will not give them the baby': the plight of Cambodia's detained surrogates - The Guardian

'I will not give them the baby': the plight of Cambodia's detained surrogates  The Guardian

Women lured by the chance to escape poverty explain how they have gone from being treated as victims to criminals.

2 Oct 2018 | 2:00 am

Beat Richner, Doctor to Cambodia’s Needy Young, Dies at 71 - The New York Times

Beat Richner, Doctor to Cambodia’s Needy Young, Dies at 71  The New York Times

Dr. Richner turned a war-ravaged pediatric hospital in Phnom Penh into a network of five medical centers that now serve one million patients a year.

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

James Ricketson: Cambodia pardons Australian filmmaker jailed for espionage - ABC News

James Ricketson: Cambodia pardons Australian filmmaker jailed for espionage  ABC News

Cambodian authorities issue a royal pardon for Australian filmmaker James Ricketson, who was last month sentenced to six years in prison for espionage.

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Ministry of Agriculture cooperated with CP Cambodia to host a workshop on African Swine Fever: “Disease and Business Impact” - The Phnom Penh Post

Ministry of Agriculture cooperated with CP Cambodia to host a workshop on African Swine Fever: “Disease and Business Impact”  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries on August 20 is cooperated with CP Cambodia to host a workshop on knowledge and prevention of African ...

21 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: opposition leader Kem Sokha released from prison - The Guardian

Cambodia: opposition leader Kem Sokha released from prison  The Guardian

Leader of the Cambodia National Rescue Party was accused of treason after government crackdown on critics.

10 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Disease, disgust and dollars: Growing demand for dog meat in Cambodia - Channel NewsAsia

Disease, disgust and dollars: Growing demand for dog meat in Cambodia  Channel NewsAsia

The dog meat trade is on the rise in Cambodia with more restaurants serving a growing demand for the controversial food. Despite progress in ...

9 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Swiss children's doctor who worked in Cambodia dies - swissinfo.ch

Swiss children's doctor who worked in Cambodia dies  swissinfo.ch

Beat Richner, a Swiss paediatric doctor and cellist famous for his work in Cambodia has died at the age of 71 after a serious illness.

9 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

When “Healing Medicine” Is Bad for Public Health - VOA Khmer

When “Healing Medicine” Is Bad for Public Health  VOA Khmer

Poor control of antibiotics has raised the risk of deadly drug resistance developing in Cambodia.

6 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

James Ricketson’s daughter pleads for release of film-maker jailed in Cambodia - The Guardian

James Ricketson’s daughter pleads for release of film-maker jailed in Cambodia  The Guardian

Daughter says the health of the 69-year-old Australian, who was sentenced to six years jail, is failing and he could die in prison.

4 Sep 2018 | 2:00 am

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson found guilty of espionage in Cambodia - CNN

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson found guilty of espionage in Cambodia  CNN

Australian filmmaker James Ricketson has been sentenced to six years in a Cambodian prison, after being found guilty of spying for an unnamed country.

31 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Has The Iron Fish's Luck Run Out? – BRIGHT Magazine - Bright Magazine

Has The Iron Fish's Luck Run Out? – BRIGHT Magazine  Bright Magazine

Villagers threw the fish-shaped, cast-iron ingots into their food and the Lucky Iron Fish slowly released about 7 mg of iron into whatever was being cooked.

30 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Health ministry warns of risk from illegal creams - The Phnom Penh Post

Health ministry warns of risk from illegal creams  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Health warned the public not to buy the Glutaone 600 and Firmax 3 products as they were illegally distributed and could lead to serious health ...

16 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

Unprepared for the ‘Silent Killer’: Cambodia’s Coming Epidemic of Kidney Disease - ខ្មែរ (VOA)

Unprepared for the ‘Silent Killer’: Cambodia’s Coming Epidemic of Kidney Disease  ខ្មែរ (VOA)

In the corridors of Preah Ket Mealea Dialysis Center, where patients with end-stage kidney disease spend hours every day hooked up to blood-purifying ...

10 Aug 2018 | 2:00 am

In Cambodia, a tobacco control campaign helped. But now what? - Devex

In Cambodia, a tobacco control campaign helped. But now what?  Devex

MANILA — “When you smoke around kids, you expose them to thousands of chemicals that are killing them alive …” begins a public *service* announcement by ...

27 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

For Cambodia Anemia Crisis, The Limits Of A 'Lucky Iron Fish' - Worldcrunch

For Cambodia Anemia Crisis, The Limits Of A 'Lucky Iron Fish'  Worldcrunch

PHNOM PENH — Lucky Iron Fish were once a common sight in many Cambodian cooking pots. Villagers threw the fish-shaped, cast-iron ingots into their food ...

17 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Health Ministry's disease control department warns of flu season - The Phnom Penh Post

Health Ministry's disease control department warns of flu season  The Phnom Penh Post

The Ministry of Health's Communicable Disease Control Department (CDC) has warned the public to beware of the seasonal strain of influenza H1N1, also ...

11 Jul 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia: 33 pregnant women found in raid on child surrogacy ring - The Guardian

Cambodia: 33 pregnant women found in raid on child surrogacy ring  The Guardian

Police say a Chinese manager appears to be the mastermind behind an illegal “rent a womb” operation at two Phnom Penh apartments.

23 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia and Thailand step up health cooperation - Khmer Times

Cambodia and Thailand step up health cooperation  Khmer Times

The Cambodian and Thai Health Ministries sign an agreement for cooperation.

18 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Healthier Cambodia with SGMC - Khmer Times

Healthier Cambodia with SGMC  Khmer Times

Singapore Medical Centre (SGMC), managed under DrMap Cambodia, held an engaging talk on “Women's Health” last week. The theme focused on the ...

8 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

'He could die in there': Australian James Ricketson has now spent a year in a Cambodian jail waiting for trial - ABC News

'He could die in there': Australian James Ricketson has now spent a year in a Cambodian jail waiting for trial  ABC News

The son of an Australian filmmaker detained in Cambodia for 12 months without trial says now is a critical juncture for the Australian Government to put ...

3 Jun 2018 | 2:00 am

Stay Healthy. Stay Wealthy. - The Phnom Penh Post

Stay Healthy. Stay Wealthy.  The Phnom Penh Post

CAMBODIANS are more prosperous than at any time in their history, but the pressure of modern life is taking a toll on the health of the nation.

30 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Cambodia gears up for Ebola prevention - Khmer Times

Cambodia gears up for Ebola prevention  Khmer Times

The Health Ministry has issued advice to be careful about the Ebola virus disease.

22 May 2018 | 2:00 am

Former GE vice chairman vows to help Cambodia's health sector - Khmer Times

Former GE vice chairman vows to help Cambodia's health sector  Khmer Times

Former vice chairman of General Electric John G. Rice, who is a government advisor, has pledged to help build the capacity of Cambodia's human resources, ...

17 May 2018 | 2:00 am

'Nursing took me to the South Pole' - BBC News

'Nursing took me to the South Pole'  BBC News

From expeditions in Antarctica to rescuing swimmers, three nurses tell their surprising stories.

12 May 2018 | 2:00 am

China delivers 1st batch of 20 mobile clinics to Cambodia - Xinhua | English.news.cn - Xinhua

China delivers 1st batch of 20 mobile clinics to Cambodia - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

PHNOM PENH, May 10 (Xinhua) -- China on Thursday delivered the first batch of 20 mobile clinics to Cambodia in order to serve the country's rural communities ...

10 May 2018 | 2:00 am

The town that breeds resistance to Malaria drugs - The Guardian

The town that breeds resistance to Malaria drugs  The Guardian

As new waves of the disease threaten the globe, worried scientists want to conduct a mass inoculation in a Cambodian region where new vaccines always seem ...

8 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Ensuring health care for all people in Cambodia - The Phnom Penh Post

Ensuring health care for all people in Cambodia  The Phnom Penh Post

by Dr Yunguo Liu If you or a member of your family had a heart attack, was badly injured in a traffic collision, or was diagnosed with diabetes, would you be able ...

6 Apr 2018 | 2:00 am

Lymphatic Filariasis has been eliminated in Cambodia - On Health - BMC Blogs Network

Lymphatic Filariasis has been eliminated in Cambodia - On Health  BMC Blogs Network

On the 10th October 2017, a ceremony was held at the WHO regional office in Manila, The Philippines, to celebrate the elimination of lymphatic filariasis (LF) in ...

7 Mar 2018 | 2:00 am

What happens when health care is scarce and TB rates are high - CNN

What happens when health care is scarce and TB rates are high  CNN

Rates of tuberculosis are among the highest globally in Cambodia, where decades of conflict and economic hardship have left people with low levels of health ...

24 Mar 2017 | 2:00 am

Cambodia's health care system struggles to cope with mentally ill patients - Channel News Asia

Cambodia's health care system struggles to cope with mentally ill patients  Channel News Asia

Mental health problems are widespread in Cambodia but many patients receive limited treatment.

25 May 2016 | 2:00 am