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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Ban smoking in Hong Kong homes and cars to protect children, expert urges

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 03:01am by EMILY TSANG AND AGENCIES

    ... the government to ban smoking in cars and even homes to protect children's health. Professor Lam Tai-hing was speaking after a new study, published yesterday, showed that second-hand smoke can make ... at the University of Hong Kong, said that while smoking in cars when children were present had been banned in some countries, so far no authorities had made a similar ruling for private households. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Healthy lifestyle of walking to work gets former weatherman 'addicted'

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:38am by Phila Siu

    ... obesity. In Australia, the campaign, which is held in November, is already into its 16th year. It encourages people to leave their cars at home. If the distance is too great, they are advised ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong has higher background radiation level than Tokyo, say scientists

    Posted Mar 23rd 2014, 04:47am by Christy Choi

    ... and Fukushima nuclear disaster. They have been to Hong Kong several times, driving around in cars with Geiger counters to measure the radiation levels in some of the city's most heavily populated ...

  4. News - World - HEALTH

    Hospitals in US state of Oregon allow mothers to take home placentas

    Posted Jan 02nd 2014, 10:19pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune in Portland, Oregon New mothers allowed to take home placentas New mothers will now be able to leave hospitals in the US state of Oregon with two bundles of joy- one in a car seat, the other in a cooler. The first, of course, is the baby. The second, thanks to one of the more curious laws that went into effect with the new year, is the placenta. Many cultures ...

  5. News - World - HEALTH

    Solo rock stars more likely to die young, study says

    Posted Dec 21st 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... prematurely, at 45.2 years of age on average for North American stars and 39.6 for those in Europe, according to the study published in the journal BMJ Open. Substance abuse and car crashes accounted ...

  6. News - World - HEALTH

    Angelina Jolie makes first public appearance since announcing double mastectomy

    Posted Jun 04th 2013, 12:00am by Reuters

    ... When she's faced with a problem... she takes it by the horns... She's a badass Brad Pitt The decision was made after finding she carried a gene giving her an 87 per cent chance ... removed. "When she's faced with a problem- and we have known this was coming for some time- she takes it by the horns," said Pitt, 49. "I'm super proud of her. She's ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Air pollution leading cause of cancer, World Health Organisation warns

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 11:26pm by AP

    ... a big diesel car, but this needs much wider policies by national and international authorities," Straif said. Other experts emphasised the cancer risk from pollution for the average person ...

  8. News - China - HEALTH

    Chinese county of eternal youth under threat from gravely ill seeking cures

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... traffic. And now the villages are full of parked cars from all over the country. There's no doubt, the number of visitors has been much larger than last year." Li Li agrees the lifestyle ...

  9. News - World - HEALTH

    Study finds sleep deprivation plays havoc with genes for well-being

    Posted Feb 27th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... what you do to your sleep and how that affects your circadian clock, and that is going to be very important in future investigations," said Dijk. Jim Horne, professor of psychophysiology ...

  10. News - World - HEALTH

    Fine pollutant particles raise risk of lung cancer, study finds

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... fossil-fuel-burning power stations, cars and factories. Particulate matter falls into two categories: PM2.5, meaning particles measuring no more than 2.5 micrometres, 30 times smaller than a human hair, ...




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