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  1. News - Asia - OBITUARY

    Japan's Prince Katsura dies aged 66 after years of ill health

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:54am by AFP, KYODO

    ... Agencies Japanese prince dies after years of ill health Prince Katsura   1948-2014 Prince Katsura, a cousin of Japanese Emperor Akihito, died yesterday in Tokyo of heart failure after years of ill health, the palace said. He was 66 and had fought against a string of illnesses in recent years. As the second son of Prince Mikasa, a 98-year-old uncle of the Emperor, Prince ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1528120/japans-prince-katsura-dies-aged-66-after-years-ill-health
  2. Business - Money

    Town Health aims to list Hangzhou hospital by 2017

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 05:08am by Jeanny Yu

    ... Jeanny Yu jeanny.yu@scmp.com Town Health aims to list Hangzhou hospital Health-care-service provider Town Health International Medical Group, backed by toy magnate Francis Choi Chi-ming, is expected to list its newly acquired hospital business in Hangzhou by 2017, given the robust revenue growth of the health care industry on the mainland. The company said yesterday it would buy a 51 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1524864/town-health-aims-list-hangzhou-hospital-2017
  3. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH BITES

    Health bites

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:51am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Cynical? You may be hurting your brain People with high levels of cynical distrust may be more likely to develop dementia, finds a study in Neurology. Nearly 1,500 people with an average age of 71 were given tests for ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1523842/health-bites
  4. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Hazardous level of trace metals in Hong Kong’s air as scientists warn of health crisis

    Posted May 30th 2014, 11:40pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Scientists warn of potential public health crisis, with Chinese breathing in up to 20 times the amount of dangerous particles found in the US Hazardous ... of health-threatening trace metals, the scientists say. Nearly 20 per cent of PM2.5 particle samples collected in the city carried metals such as zinc, a hazardous element that can permanently damage DNA. While ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1522257/hazardous-level-trace-metals-chinas-air-warn-scientists
  5. Lifestyle - Technology - MEDICINE

    Scientists race to develop microchips to monitor the body's health

    Posted Jun 01st 2014, 04:21am by WASHINGTON POST

    ... medical history to inject under the skin, a camera pill to search the colon for tumours, and the technology, made by Proteus Digital Health, that Snodgrass has been using. That system is being ... a book about the digital revolution in health care. He said he believed the science was moving so quickly that many gadgets would be in commercial use within five years. "The way a car works ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1522642/scientists-race-develop-microchips-monitor-bodys-health
  6. News - World

    Ahead of power plant push, Obama ties climate change to health hazards

    Posted May 31st 2014, 06:36pm by Reuters

    ... with efforts to promote better health for children and the elderly. In his weekly radio address, Obama said the United States had to do more to reduce carbon emissions so that children suffering from ... meet international obligations to reduce US greenhouse gas emissions blamed for global warming, the White House’s focus on human health benefits is part of a sales pitch to drum up support from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1522628/ahead-power-plant-push-obama-ties-climate-change-health-hazards
  7. Lifestyle - Health

    A look at the latest gadgets that keep track of your health and fitness

    Posted May 27th 2014, 10:26am by Jeanette Wang

    ... imagine, really. All these products are already, or will soon be, available for purchase. They are part of a rapidly growing market of connected medical and health devices that was estimated to be worth US$5.3 billion (HK$41.1 billion) worldwide last year, according to a report by MarketsandMarkets. Connected devices contribute about 80 per cent of the total revenue of the mHealth (mobile ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1518809/look-latest-gadgets-keep-track-your-health-and-fitness
  8. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH BITES

    Health Bites

    Posted May 27th 2014, 11:14am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Star grazing may be in the genes If you find yourself feeling hungry in the wee small hours, you could be suffering from a rare condition which researchers from California's Salk Institute call night eating syndro ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1519665/health-bites
  9. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Treat porn as a public health issue

    Posted May 20th 2014, 04:48am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Treat porn as a public health issue There is porn sex and real sex. We are supposed to know the difference. But do we, really? If it's so easy to tell reality ... Dines pioneers the strategy of addressing porn as a public and mental health issue, rather than as free speech, which favours its purveyors. She was speaking ahead of the Coalition to End Sexual ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1515866/treat-porn-public-health-issue
  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    ‘Dirty’ air in subdivided flats pose health hazards

    Posted May 21st 2014, 05:06pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Air in 35 per cent of units surveyed contain six times more bacteria than in good-quality air, study shows Subdivided flats full of bacteria, study finds Air in subdivided units can contain six times as much airborne bac ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1517263/dirty-air-subdivided-flats-pose-health-hazards

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