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Top 10 killer diseases in Malaysia

Top 10 killer diseases in Malaysia

Malaysia is a country with people from different backgrounds and culture. Through this landscape, Malaysia is known to be a country with many different types of food and cuisine and lifestyles.

It must be noted that most of the major causes of the killer diseases in Malaysia are widely due to the diet and food intake of the victims. Apart from that, bad lifestyle practices are known as major causes as well. Malaysians faces similar health risks with its neighbors in the same region and much so with many other parts of the world. Various types of cancers remain as the major contributors to deaths in Malaysia while lifestyle-related diseases like hypertension and stroke are very prominent as well.

  • Coronary Heart Disease the top killer in Malaysia
  • Stroke second highest killer
  • Influenza and Pneumonia
  • Lung diseases
  • Road Traffic Accidents
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Breast Cancer
  • Lung Cancer
  • HIV/ AIDS-Common and other injuries