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  1. Beijing's bars, hotels and work sites ordered to lay on condoms

    Posted Feb 19th 2006, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... will also be placed at the entrance of university dormitories. The condom requirement was one of 10 measures announced by Beijing vice-mayor Niu Youcheng in the fight against a rising number of HIV cases, Beijing News reported yesterday. All the measures will take effect this year. The number of HIV carriers in the city rose by 35 per cent last year from the previous year, according to new ...

  2. people's republic of desire

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Annie Wang

    ... Annie Wang Niuniu's friend Feifei- a self-styled artist and author- is often between jobs. Lately, he's been working as a ghostwriter for an advice book called How to Marry a Millionaire. In real life, however, he has neither money nor a girlfri ...

  3. Pet owner shocked by condom find in dog biscuits

    Posted Dec 17th 2007, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee and Scarlett Chiang A dog owner was shocked to find that a small packet inside a bag of dog treats, which he assumed was for keeping the treats fresh, was a wrapped condom. Voice actor Michael Pizzuto said he had found the condom in a 250 gram ...

  4. Free condom scheme launched

    Posted Aug 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... the spread of HIV. Since last week, office workers in the state-owned Guolu Building have been helping themselves to condoms, birth-control pills and family planning literature crammed into a plastic ... about 840,000 HIV/Aids cases, the organisation said. ...

  5. Condoms found to leak or burst

    Posted Jul 16th 2005, 12:00am by Susan Sprengeler

    ... Ravina Shamdasani Three of 28 condom brands tested by the Consumer Council were found to leak or burst under pressure, including one of the most expensive brands tested. Infinity condoms- at $7.30 a piece, the second-most expensive brand tested- failed to ...

  6. Safe sex?

    Posted Dec 09th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... condom effectiveness in preventing the eight most prevalent diseases: HIV, gonorrhoea, chlamydia, syphilis, chancroid, trichomoniasis, genital herpes and human papillomavirus. Condoms were not found to provide universal protection against any of the diseases. When used 'correctly and consistently', condoms reduced the heterosexual HIV infection rate by 85 per cent, leaving ...

  7. Priest who stole condoms bound over

    Posted Jan 09th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A priest who took a pack of condoms without paying was placed on a good-behaviour bond yesterday in Fanling Court. Stephen Leung Wing-seen, who took the condoms, worth HK$115.90, from a Mannings store in a Tai Po shopping mall on June 14 after p ...

  8. Idle hands required

    Posted Nov 14th 2003, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... with Tinnie Chow Want to help promote safer sex and Aids awareness? Aids Concern is seeking some extra hands to help pack 30,000 condoms into safe-sex kits to be handed out in time for World Aids Day on December 1. Even an hour or two of your time will ma ...

  9. Five steps for a happy fling

    Posted Aug 19th 2006, 12:00am by Karen Pittar

    ... Karen Pittar Counsellor Sharon Glick offers tips for those heading off in search of holiday romance. Don't believe everything they say 'We tend to reinvent ourselves on holiday, so take your scepticism with you when you embark on a romance.' ...

  10. Victory against Aids still a long way off

    Posted Dec 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... made, although it will take years of consistent efforts to claim victory. Prudishness about talking about sex, outright misunderstandings about HIV and how it is transferred, and discrimination ... or censored. Rapid HIV-test kits are being distributed to some blood centres and this may be another sign that officials are more willing to enforce blood safety laws that have been on the books since ...




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