• The Stroke Games, A First in Malaysia

    A pro-bono public relations project by About Communication Sdn Bhd, we chose to support the good cause of National Stroke Association of Malaysia (NASAM), to organise a media session to introduce its first ever Stroke Games in Malaysia. Janet, the Founder Chairman of the association was former owner of the PR agency Retna was attached to, like 20 years ago.  When contacted by her team, we told Janet, we would love to assist. The rest of the press release can be obtained here. The National Stroke Association of Malaysia (NASAM) is organising the first ever Stroke Games in conjunction with its 20th anniversary celebration. To be held on March 4,…

  • Mixed Grains & Oats 30+ For Malaysians

    Malaysia and Malaysians are in the midst of a chronic health crisis with a whopping 9.6 million people have high blood cholesterol level[1], 6.1 million having hypertension and 3.5 million[2] Malaysians having diabetes; and more than 100,000 people[3] suffering from cancer each year, with these being just the reported numbers. It is believed that more than half of those living with NCDs like diabetes and high cholesterol level were not even aware of their health problem[4] . The National Health and Morbidity Survey (NHMS) 2015 that was released recently shows that the rise in non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as elevated cholesterol levels, diabetes, obesity and cardio-vascular disease is closely linked to unhealthy behaviours towards…