Three types of gas - acrylonitrile, acrolein and methyl mercaptan - have been detected in the area.
COMMENT | When I started playing badminton, all I wanted to do was to represent Malaysia. And I believed I did it with pride and honour.
Former football star featured prominently for Selangor and Johor during his career.
LETTER | Quantity of carcinogen in certain blood pressure medication must be compared to that in food, groundwater and atmosphere.
Perak exco Aziz Bari claims there have been reports of skin cancer among residents living nearby.
MP SPEAKS | Shortage of oncologists, high costs and availability of drugs among issues to be looked into.
Abheelash Arunkumar has been diagnosed with brain cancer and has only three months to live, says his mother.
On Bertila Boyd-Bostic's case that Johnson & Johnson's baby powder contains cancer-causing asbestos.
The judge upheld jurors' decision but ruled that the US$250 million award for the terminally ill plantiff had to be reduced.
The 65-year-old died from complications of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, in Seattle, says his company Vulcan Inc.
COMMENT | Instead of importing what China has rejected, Malaysia should ban imports of plastic waste, close all illegal factories immediately.
UPDATED 3.50PM | BAM says he is responding well to treatment in Taiwan.
This after a media report alleges cancer patients had to pay RM400 for cancer drugs alone.
MALAYSIANSKINI | Ong Mei Ching has dedicated the past 14 years helping patients live a fulfilling life.
Fatin Nursyahirah Yusof's brother documents the heartwrenching episode on Facebook.
LETTER | The National Cancer Society urges all stakeholders to work together to ensure patients receive innovative, highly effective therapies.
J&J is claiming its baby powder never contained asbestos, a known carcinogen.
LETTER | They say time heals all, but when it comes to your late mother, it doesn't.
FOCUS | Being diagnosed with cancer is just the beginning of an uphill journey.
Belle Gibson made thousands of dollars selling books and a mobile app about recovery from her non-existent disease.
The Max Foundation raises funds to help Malaysians face cancer with dignity and hope.
COMMENT | Some delay treatment to pay for their children’s schooling, some kids drop out.
Why do many risk going broke to seek treatment in private hospitals?
Cancer survivors have to take expensive medication for the rest of their lives.
Deputy Health DG says the charge to be imposed would be about 20pct of the actual cost of cancer treatment.
MP SPEAKS | This statement is to commemorate World Cancer Day today, Feb 4.
This can improve clinical outcome and reduce the cost of treatment, says an oncologist.