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    HEART TO HEART PROGRAMME A collaboration between Sarawak Heart Foundation and Sarawak Heart Centre. The Heart To Heart Programme provides financial assistance for poor children suffering from critical heart disease to undergo medical or surgical treatment or procedures, including heart operation, in a hospital within Malaysia.  The patients, recommended by the Heart Centre would, otherwise, have to wait for a long time to receive treatment.  This initiative will ensure the patients get due attention and treatment and, at the same time, help to ease the backlog of cases at the Heart Centre. Criteria of eligibility Patients who have a good life span. Priority to young children who are born with…

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    Effectiveness of Physical Activity Intervention for Rural Pre-schools in Kuching

    Childhood obesity has been growing at an alarming rate and is the most common nutritional problem among children (WHO, 2000). Several reports already showed high and increasing rates of overweight and obesity among preschool children living in developing countries (de Onis & Blössner, 2000). The most common causes are lack of physical activity, unhealthy eating patterns, high level of inactivity or sedentary behaviour, genetic factors, or a combination of these factors. For more information on our study, click here.