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  1. What is fatty liver?

    Posted Jul 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... What It is the accumulation of excess fat in the liver. But if the fat is more than 5 to 10 per cent of a person's liver's weight, then they have fatty liver. Causes Alcohol abuse, obesity, or high triglycerides- a type of fat found in the blood. It may also be genetic or the result of poor diet, starvation, lack of exercise and taking of fat-lowering drugs. Symptoms ...

  2. Curry- A Tale of Cooks and Conquerors

    Posted Aug 13th 2006, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... vinegar and garlic? And I can confirm that the easiest way to avoid timid starvation in Japan is karee raisu, infinitely better than the Bi-gu Ma-ku and popular among Japanese themselves because, ...

  3. Right to die means patients will be left to starve, says Zen

    Posted Aug 19th 2006, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... that doctors allow terminally ill and comatose patients to die of starvation and dehydration. Such treatment amounted to euthanasia, which is illegal, they said, echoing criticism of a report ... directives. 'Starvation and dehydration lasts for days and patients endure a lot of pain, and it is inhuman,' he said. But Medical Association vice-president Louis Shih Tai-cho, also ...

  4. The aftermath of war

    Posted Oct 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as the 'Thin Ice Treaty.' However, with the end of war, the Empire faces famine, starvation and deadly epidemics. Soldiers with no one to fight become bandits and start to terrorize the people ...

  5. 'Progress' relegates farmers to poverty

    Posted Oct 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... whenever they were caught, with some trying eight times between 1956 and 1985. 'It was a miserable record in Sanmenxia history. Hundreds of people died because of starvation or killed ...

  6. Sequin appeal

    Posted Sep 05th 2006, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... the same roof. Floods, farmer suicides and starvation deaths are wiped off the front pages of the papers while Fashion Week is on. On television news, too, breathless small-town girls who have just ...

  7. Asia must play role in East Timor's future

    Posted Jun 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Indonesia invaded in 1975 on the pretext of defeating communism after colonial power Portugal abandoned the territory and the world stood by, even through the deaths from murder and starvation ...

  8. Cambodians deserve a chance of justice

    Posted Apr 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the lives of up to two million people in four years from 1975; survivors suffered torture and forced labour, while most of those born since have relatives who were executed or died of starvation ...

  9. Starving-dogs find leads to warning on shelters

    Posted Feb 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong Animal-lovers intending to start charity dog shelters have been urged to ensure they first have money, long-term planning and good faith after dozens of strays in one facility were found near starvation. The Tai Po shelter, near Lam Tsuen, houses 23 cross-bred dogs in a run-down rented 3,000 sq ft warehouse. Most of the animals suffered from malnutrition, ...

  10. Beijing in a bind over neighbour's nuclear unruliness

    Posted Oct 16th 2006, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... of refugees into the mainland's northeastern provinces. History has shown that international sanctions rarely work, in the sense that ordinary people suffer from starvation and hardship while ...




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