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    Booster dose, boosts up your immune system! This additional COVID-19 vaccine shot is administered after the protection from the primary doses starts to diminish. It helps to extend your immunity....

  • Myths and Misconceptions of COVID-19 vaccine: Vaccination and Pregnancy

    Pregnancy and motherhood represent a cherished journey that nearly all women aspire to experience in their lifetime. However, when the government mandated COVID-19 vaccination during the pandemic, expectant mothers harbored deep apprehensions about receiving the jab.

  • Combination vaccines are coming for respiratory diseases

    Combination vaccines are nothing new for the healthcare industry. Childhood vaccines, as well as a single shot for tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis for adults, have long been combined for ease of administration and increased compliance rates.

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Malaysian Society of Infectious Diseases and Chemotherapy

MSIDC was established in 1987 with the aims of facilitating the acquisition and dissemination of knowledge in the field of infectious diseases and chemotherapy, as well as promoting research and scientific knowledge through discussions, reports, and publications. 

Since its establishment, the Society has affiliated itself with the International Society of Chemotherapy for Infection and Cancer (ISC) and the Asia Pacific Society of Clinical Microbiology and Infection (APSCMI).

MSIDC now has more than 400 members with a special interest in infectious diseases, comprising diverse roles and specialties. 

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COVID-19 may cause some people to experience long-term symptoms and conditions from their infection, known as long COVID…

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COVID-19 vaccines in Malaysia

COVID-19 may cause some people to experience long-term symptoms and conditions from their infection, known as long COVID…

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