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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Urban planners urged to build social living spaces for the elderly to cut suicide rates

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 04:49am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Better planning 'could cut suicides' Urban planners have been urged to do their part to create a living environment suitable for the city's elderly, who are nearly twice as likely to take their own lives as ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1589602/urban-planners-urged-build-social-living-spaces-elderly-cut-suicide
  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Liberian president appeals to Barack Obama for help with Ebola outbreak

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:55am by Reuters

    ... to build and operate at least one Ebola treatment unit in the capital Monrovia, saying that US civilian and military teams had experience in dealing with biological hazards. With the Liberian ... this week it would build a 25-bed field hospital in Liberia to care for infected health workers, but it would hand this to Liberians to run. Many ordinary people in Liberia, a nation founded ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1592482/liberian-president-appeals-barack-obama-help-ebola-outbreak
  3. News - World - HEALTH

    One suicide every 40 seconds somewhere in the world, WHO says

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 10:35pm by AFP

    ... suicide globally are pesticide poisoning, hanging and firearms, but jumping from buildings is a common method in highly urbanised areas in Asia. The WHO cautioned that suicide figures were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1585335/one-suicide-every-40-seconds-somewhere-world-who-says
  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    New treatment can help people with peanut allergies to build tolerance

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 06:19pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Four former peanut allergy sufferers acan eat a handful of peanuts a day after taking part in pioneering medical study Peanut allergies: study makes breakthrough Four children who would once have suffered an allergic rea ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1484222/new-treatment-can-help-people-peanut-allergies-build-tolerance
  5. News - World - HEALTH

    British citizen with Ebola being evacuated from Sierra Leone

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 04:00am by AP

    ... It now goes for presidential approval. He said the measure was necessary to compel residents to cooperate with officials, noting that some residents had resisted steps to combat Ebola and build ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1580366/british-citizen-ebola-being-evacuated-sierra-leone
  6. News - World - HEALTH

    Chinese joining the scramble to escape Ebola

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 06:20am by AFP

    ... of work building up a business that employs three people. "Lots of the Chinese are leaving. If they stay, they might die," he said. "We hope that Europe and the United States ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1580067/fear-ebola-palpable-air-france-flight-freetown-paris
  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Cancer patients receiving radiotherapy may be at higher risk of vascular diseases and stroke: study

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 05:25pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... as the blocked artery- to 1.2 per cent. The treatment had a similar effectiveness on atherosclerotic stenosis, when arteries thicken because of a build-up of white blood cells, the study showed. Chu ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1572152/cancer-patients-receiving-radiotherapy-may-be-higher-risk-vascular
  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Arthritis patients set to miss out as charity is hit with huge rent rise

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 04:41am by Emily Tsang

    ... the city's population is ageing but also because younger people are falling victim to osteoarthritis. Set up to build and run public housing, the Housing Authority has long faced accusations of being too focused on the bottom line. The authority has reserves of HK$68 billion, but last month hit public housing tenants with a 10 per cent rent rise as it seeks to raise cash to build more ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1562857/arthritis-patients-set-miss-out-charity-hit-huge-rent-rise
  9. News - World - HEALTH

    Senior doctor leading fight against Ebola contracts the virus in Sierra Leone

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 10:37am by Reuters in Freetown

    ... disease are diarrhoea, vomiting and internal and external bleeding. Part of Liberia’s Health Ministry was destroyed on Wednesday when Monrovia resident Edward Deline set fire to the building ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1558008/senior-doctor-leading-fight-against-ebola-contracts-virus-sierra-leone
  10. News - China - HEALTH

    Concerns over food safety build in Taiwan after scandals

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 03:57pm by Lawrence Chung

    ... Lawrence Chung in Taipei lawrence.chung@scmp.com Incidents involving how edible oil companies label their products have damaged trust in entire industry trying to rebuild its reputation Concerns over food safety build in Taiwan The recent announcement by the Taiwanese government that a new task force would help stamp out food safety problems was greeted with scepticism by many ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1348274/concerns-over-food-safety-build-taiwan-after-scandals

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