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Bridging communications for the Deaf and hard-of-hearing with Google

Posted: October 11, 2019 at 6:56 pm   /   Access, News

Smartphones are key to helping all of us get through our days, from getting directions to translating a word. But for people with disabilities, phones have the potential to do […]

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WHO and FIFA team up for health

Posted: October 7, 2019 at 7:26 pm   /   Health, News

he World Health Organization (WHO) and football’s world governing body, FIFA, today agreed a four-year collaboration to promote healthy lifestyles through football globally. WHO Director-General Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus and […]

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URGENT NEED FOR REVIEW OF THE PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES (PWD) ACT, 2008

Posted: October 2, 2019 at 1:49 am   /   News, Readers' Write

LETTER TO EDITOR Leave No One Behind, Leave No Persons with Disabilities Behind! 1 October 2019 – The Persons with Disabilities (PwD) Act, 2008 fails to protect and uphold the […]

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ART INCLUDES : ARTS FESTIVAL FOR INCLUSION IN KL

Posted: September 29, 2019 at 3:43 am   /   News

Art Includes 2019, an arts festival for persons with disabilities (PWDs) was held at Ruang ThinkCity in Kuala Lumpur recently with various interesting activities. Guests presenter include blind MasterChef US […]

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Teamwork for better healthcare in DMD

Posted: August 28, 2019 at 4:20 am   /   Health, News

As a child, Kenny Lee used to fall down often and experienced muscle cramps without any reason. It was only much later that he was diagnosed with a  prograssieve neuromuscular […]

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Prof Dato Wan Azman Wan Ahmad demonstrating on a simulator how a drug coated balloon is inserted into a patient’s heart. Looking on is (from left) Prof Bruno Scheller, Mr Pallraj Arumugam, Dr Muhamad Ali Sheikh Abdul Kader and Datuk Dr Rosli Mohd Ali.

Malaysia – Germany joint heart research project launched

Posted: July 26, 2019 at 1:29 pm   /   Health, News

   Six top Malaysian cardiologists to participate in study on Coronary Artery Disease treatment options, reports June Nguyễn Nam Trân   The  SCB DE-NOVO STUDY, a two-country study between Malaysia […]

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15 Malaysians with disabilities to vie for gold at the 10th International Abilympics Russia in 2020

Posted: June 26, 2019 at 3:31 am   /   News, Newsletter

The Malaysian Council for Rehabilitation (MCR) organised a High Tea event themed, ‘International Abilympics Hi-Tea’ recently at the Seri Pacific Hotel, Kuala Lumpur to raise funds for the 15 participants […]

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IPC strips Malaysia of right to host 2019 World Para Swimming Championships

Posted: January 28, 2019 at 5:07 pm   /   News

The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) on Sunday (27 January) stripped Malaysia of the right to host the 2019 World Para Swimming Championships, which were due to be held in Kuching […]

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THE ROAD TO PARIS 2024

Posted: January 25, 2019 at 11:54 pm   /   Lifestyle, News

  The process to decide the Paris 2024 Paralympic Games sport programme started in November 2017. Originally eight new sports and three sport disciplines applied for inclusion in the Games. […]

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Take part in Wheelchair tennis at Dec 9 Carnival 4 Inclusion 2018

Posted: November 23, 2018 at 6:14 pm   /   Events, News

Wheelchair tennis is one of the forms of tennis adapted for wheelchair users. In wheelchair tennis as compared to pedestrian tennis, he size of the court, net height, rackets, are […]

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