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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    Does Chinese law restrict doctors from helping outside their clinics? Man's fake rumour triggers heated debate

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 06:09pm by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... comment that doctors helping patients beyond their registered clinics or hospitals were deemed to be practising illegally. Mainland law requires doctors to practice only at the address where ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Artificial sweeteners create conditions for onset of diabetes, study suggests

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 08:09pm by MCT

    ... preliminary attempts to answer this question. First, they looked at a group of 381 people who are involved in a continuing clinical nutritional study and found that the gut bacteria of people who ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Whose line is it anyway? Pregnant woman battles hospital over right to keep umbilical cord blood

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 04:22am by Ernest Kao, Emily Tsang

    ... It provided patients with blood for clinical use whenever needed and no one had priority. Cord blood not a 'magical' cure, parents warned A child's umbilical cord blood does not offer ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Dental school to investigate months-long use of tainted water lines

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 05:55am by Olga Wong

    ... the "causes and issues" of the incident and provide recommendations to minimise risks of similar mishaps. It will interview staff involved in managing the crisis, including the manager of clinic ... by the university and governed by a board of government officials, said it had found "heavy biofilm contamination" inside tubing attached to dental chairs at clinic 3A. Biofilm happens when ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    'Arbiter' needed, doctors' chief says

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 05:55am by Emily Tsang

    ... which some public hospital patients are given subsidies for treatment at private clinics, the Medical Association president says. The new organisation should act as an "arbiter" ... response from private doctors since the April launch of the first phase of the partnership, under which hypertension patients can receive treatment at private clinics. Just 80 of the 400 private ...

  6. News - World - HEALTH

    Parents reunited with Ashya, but must await ruling before custody

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 01:15am by AFP

    ... States, but he expected his parents would choose a clinic in Prague for proton beam therapy. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Prince Philip Dental Hospital used contaminated water, documents show

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 11:37pm by Olga Wong

    ... by the University of Hong Kong and popular for its low-cost treatment, showed one of its five clinics had been tainted with bacteria. It used the fouled water for four months this year, until it found ... that from mid-February to mid-June, water samples from the clinic exceeded 500 colony-forming bacterial units per millilitre- the US safe standard for drinking water. The water was described ...

  8. News - World - HEALTH

    WHO endorses using Ebola survivors' blood to help infected patients

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:45am by MCT

    ... to change the sense that there is no hope." But to others, the move looked more like an act of desperation than a decision based on clinical evidence. "It's an unproven therapy," ...

  9. News - World - HEALTH

    Double mastectomies not beneficial for breast cancer patients: study

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 10:57pm by AFP

    ... subjects diagnosed between 1998 and 2011, 55 per cent had a lumpectomy followed by radiation therapy, 38.8 per cent had a single mastectomy, and 6.2 per cent had a double mastectomy. Black ...

  10. News - World - HEALTH

    Potential life-saver takes risk from nuts

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 09:27pm by Reuters

    ... patented, human clinical data, does not change physical characteristics of the peanut." The treatment is effective whether peanuts were whole, broken into pieces or ground into flour, USDA ...




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