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  1. Lifestyle - Health

    Why Asians prefer to tough it out than resort to painkillers

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Abigail Collier

    ... Abigail Collier abigail.collier@scmp.com Asians prefer to tough it out than resort to painkillers Are Asians gluttons for punishment? Experts who spoke at a Hong Kong Pain Society workshop last month seem to think so. They say a passive attitude towards s ...

  2. Painkiller addicts may be unaware of the dangers

    Posted May 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com A government study has highlighted Hongkongers' dependence on painkillers, with researchers warning that many users may not be aware of the risks of taking such drugs. One researcher described the use of analgesic drugs such as aspirin as serious, based on the survey results. Dr Lam Ming, consultant at the alcohol and drug dependence unit at Castle Peak ...

  3. Lifestyle - Health - NUTRITION BAOBAB

    Nutrition: Baobab

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by GABRIELLA CLARKE

    ... in antioxidants than orange pulp. Other studies suggest that baobab pulp has anti-inflammatory and analgesic effects, due to the presence of triterpenes and sterols, both natural steroids that manage ...

  4. Placenta smoothie, anyone?

    Posted Jul 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with the female's own endorphins without any opiates from outside.' The analgesic effect is true for non-pregnant females and even males. Kristal thinks this will have applications for pain management ...



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