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  1. Endangered sex-boosting seahorses given a lifebuoy

    Posted May 24th 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... ambiguous member of the hippocampus genus. Seahorses have for 600 years been used in traditional Chinese medicine as a cure for sexual dysfunction, served in rice wine, raw with herbs or in soup as a source of potency and virility. Rather than diminish its appeal, however, Viagra appears to have spurred a huge increase in demand for impotence remedies using seahorses as a cheaper alternative ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/456869/endangered-sex-boosting-seahorses-given-lifebuoy
  2. Health down the hole

    Posted Nov 18th 2008, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... standards should apply globally. 'This smacks of public health neo-colonialism,' she added. Lam Tai-hing, head of community medicine at the University of Hong Kong, said ... are no different to Americans- they don't need trans-fats and there are much better alternatives. They should not take advantage of the fact that the Chinese government has not yet introduced ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/660602/health-down-hole
  3. Demise of the doughnut

    Posted Nov 16th 2008, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... risk is known, the same standards should apply globally. 'This smacks of public health neo-colonialism.' Lam Tai-hing, head of community medicine at the University of Hong Kong, said ... are no different to Americans- they don't need trans-fats and there are much better alternatives. They should not take advantage of the fact that the Chinese government has not yet introduced ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/660303/demise-doughnut

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