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  1. Amid heavy smog, silver lining for face-mask sellers: big profits

    Posted Dec 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... government. Dr Zhi Xiuyi, director of the Lung Cancer Treatment Centre at the Capital University of Medical Sciences, said face masks could filter out some pollutants and be beneficial during outdoor ...

  2. An extinct species is a resource forever lost

    Posted Sep 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... products, such as cancer treatments, arise. Financial markets do not fully reflect the value of biodiversity and the benefits to people. According to the International Union for Conservation ...

  3. Sushi craze puts tuna under serious threat

    Posted Nov 12th 2007, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... they are very concerned about their diet. 7. My sister____________________ (study) at the University of Hong Kong. Her aim is to become a doctor and specialise in cancer treatment. Think about it 1 How ...

  4. We lost a planet but solved that nagging puzzle

    Posted Dec 28th 2006, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... two strains of the sexually transmitted infection HPV that can trigger the cancer. While the treatment is being hailed as the medical advance of the year, the beneficiaries are likely ... the year when the spectre of global warming became ever more alarming but where mathematicians and medics hailed the solution of a century-old puzzle and the world's first cancer vaccine ...

  5. Algal bloom in Anhui may worsen: officials

    Posted Jun 11th 2007, 12:00am by Bill Savadove, Ting Shi

    ... restored to the national safety level, said Xinhua last night quoting specialists. Chemical treatment of the water would not expose people to the danger of cancer. Wuxi citizens have been wary the treatment would lead to health hazards. Wuxi officials said they would step up monitoring and testing. Wuxi residents have criticised the local government's initial slow response ...

  6. Don't let the cat out

    Posted Mar 13th 2006, 12:00am by Margaret Cheng

    ... immune system, such as a person undergoing treatment for cancer or suffering from HIV/Aids. If you want to know more about diseases that cats or other domestic animals can carry and how ...

  7. Villagers evicted from university town to get back some land

    Posted Mar 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... compensate us fully. They want to put us in apartments, but what we want is to have a house,' said Mr Guo, who is receiving treatment in hospital for liver cancer. 'They are waiting for me ...

  8. 10,000 fight riot police over Fujian pollution

    Posted Sep 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... is a tannery and an oil refinery, discharges from which have poisoned their drinking water and caused cancer, they claim. They protested outside the sewage treatment plant because it handles ... heavily contaminated. The number of 'cancer villages', where the rate of cancers is much higher than the average, is growing rapidly. Yesterday villagers in Chengping, from where many ...

  9. Villagers seize sewage plant as evidence in pollution row

    Posted Sep 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk in Quanzhou, Fujian Villagers Quanzhou, Fujian, claimed a temporary victory against a wastewater treatment plant which they believe to be the source of local pollution ... and locals were even able to send several elderly women to guard the front gate of the wastewater plant, which they claimed had poisoned drinking water and caused cancer. The women said ...

  10. Plant bosses arrested for arsenic spillage

    Posted Oct 11th 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... to cause skin cancer and other problems, and had failed to set up an impervious treatment system to prevent the chemical from permeating into nearby underground water. A great quantity of arsenic ...




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