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  1. Joint assault

    Posted Nov 10th 2008, 12:00am by Susan Schwartz

    ... for adolescent girls because the steroids [used to suppress the inflammation] make them gain a lot of weight.' In severe cases, cytotoxic drugs (often used in the treatment of cancer) are also ... Rheumatism can strike children as well as adults, but prompt treatment can prevent serious damage, writes Susan Schwartz When nine-year-old Chow Shing-yan was admitted to hospital ...

  2. Reporter goes the distance in memory of her mentor

    Posted Feb 09th 2009, 12:00am by Anneliese O'Young

    ... cancer- the only choice being fight and live. I had watched Kevin and his family battle cancer. I was there for every hospital visit, every doctor's report and every chemotherapy treatment ... Anneliese O'Young For 10 weeks Post contributor Anneliese O'Young has tortured her 'non-runner body' to raise funds for the Cancer Fund in memory of her mentor, veteran ...

  3. Man critical after setting himself ablaze

    Posted Sep 11th 2003, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... of a 12-storey commercial and residential block in Tai Wai Road. A police investigator said the 70-year-old man was a cancer patient who moved in about one year ago. The man suffered from depression ... for smoke-inhalation at Prince of Wales hospital. The 90-year-old woman was discharged after treatment and the other two were listed in stable condition yesterday. ...

  4. Fire-starter explores a burning issue

    Posted Mar 21st 2004, 12:00am by Joyce Hor-Chung Lau

    ... breast, another with a murky triangle around the pelvis. 'I have, by sad coincidence, three close friends who all have breast cancer. Another one of my friends has ovarian cancer, which has ... resistance to the best treatment, which was to have a breast amputated or their ovaries removed. They were more concerned with how this changed their identity. How would others, especially lovers ...



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