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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    Genes may cause cerebral palsy, Norwegian study suggests

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 09:55pm by AFP

    ... palsy affects nearly two in every 1,000 births, according to European figures. It originates from damage to the immature brain, resulting in problems such as epilepsy, poor motor control ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Eating fish while pregnant is good for you, US says in dietary U-turn

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 09:28pm by NYT

    ... mainly among educated, white American women, and researchers said that the results were not necessarily applicable to women of other races. Associated Press ...

  3. News - Asia - HEALTH

    Pakistan to ramp up Polio measures after WHO warns virus is re-emerging

    Posted May 06th 2014, 10:51pm by AFP

    ... had done "tremendous" work to restore security in Peshawar after the deadly attacks on health workers had impeded the fight against polio. The race to meet a target to eradicate ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Young Parkinson's disease patient in China starts website to help fellow sufferers

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:17am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... he even climbed Mount Everest. But after turning 30 he was diagnosed with early-onset Parkinson's disease, an incurable degenerative nervous disorder that impedes motor functions ...

  5. News - World - HEALTH

    Calorie-rich diet may slow Lou Gehrig’s disease, says study

    Posted Feb 28th 2014, 09:28pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse Calorie-rich diet may slow Lou Gehrig's disease A diet rich in calories and carbohydrates may slow progression of the lethal, degenerative Lou Gehrig's disease, according to a small-scale study reported in The Lancet yesterday. Formally called amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or motor neuron disease, the disorder affects nerve cells ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Yoga may offer hope to early psychosis patients, HKU study finds

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 12:45pm by LO WEI

    ... after the 12 weeks showed that their attention score increased by 13 per cent and visual-motor co-ordination by 10 per cent. Those in the control group experienced decreases of 13 per cent ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong Marathon: children's new attitude is important in the long run

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:38am by Ernest Kao

    ... Lee has already won half the battle. "I think I have finally managed to overcome my fear of exercise," he said. About 73,000 are expected to take part in Sunday's races. ...

  8. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    Worn to run: Get in gear for running Hong Kong's trails

    Posted Nov 29th 2013, 12:04pm by Jeanette Wang

    ... due to the uneven terrain. Also, the longer the race, the more cushioning you need. For the upper shoe, LaHaie recommends one with technical uppers that doesn't retain water. "Look ... "You can wear two pairs of socks for longer races- that gives you more cushioning and prevents your toes from being crushed," he says. Finally, don't judge a shoe by its price. ...

  9. News - World - HEALTH

    Drug company seeks approval for world’s first malaria vaccine

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 12:59pm by Agence France-Presse in Paris

    ... in sub-Saharan Africa who are most at risk of malaria.” RTS,S is a frontrunner in the race to develop the first vaccine for malaria, which according to WHO figures for 2010 - the latest estimates ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Probe starts on post-transfer death of Princess Margaret patient

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... had advanced motor neurone disease, was being transferred between cubicles in the same ward of Princess Margaret's rehabilitation block on Sunday afternoon when the nurses halted her ... procedures. Authority guidelines require "sentinel" events- unexpected occurrences that cause death or serious injury- to be reported within 24 hours. Patients of motor neurone disease ...




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