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The Healthcare Millennium Development Goals: How well has Malaysia performed?
 

The Healthcare Millennium Development Goals: How well has Malaysia performed?

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It has been 16 years since the MDGs were first adopted, and the target achievement date of 2015 has since passed. How has Malaysia fared in achieving these healthcare improvement goals?
 
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27 Nov 2016 - General
 
Congratulations to the country of Malaysia for really working hard to achieve the Millennium development goals they set in year 2000. It is impressive that they were able to lower both child and maternal mortality. Reducing child mortality, especially infant mortality, is reflective of how good a country's healthcare system is. Reducing maternal mortality also means that the healthcare professionals were able to screen and work-up high-risk pregnant women to ensure a safer delivery of their...
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It is a good way of assessment in any field in the country and I think setting a goal is important while achieving any target. Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) are basically eight noble goals that are initiated to improve the lives of poorest people in the world. Malaysia has also signed the United Nations Millennium Summit in 2000 and health-related development goals are three in number. The fourth goal called for a reduction in child mortality, more specifically, to reduce the mortality rat...
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