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  1. Wen's property crackdown treats symptoms rather than the disease

    Posted May 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... there are good reasons to remain sceptical over the effectiveness of Mr Wen's new policies, which appear to treat the symptoms rather than the disease. After all, Mr Wen's new policies, ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Sep 09th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... doctor seeks to ease dengue fever fear A mainland disease prevention and control expert called for calm as dengue fever cases in Guangdong rose to more than 270. Zhong Nanshan, head of the Guangdong Research Institute for Respiratory Diseases, said the situation in the province was not particularly serious compared with a few years ago, when there were thousands of cases. He said ...

  3. Suen fully recovered from legionnaires' bug

    Posted Jan 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... legionnaires' disease. This was despite the minister needing an extra day of sick leave after initially resuming work on Monday. 'I am healthy and well, thanks for everybody's concern,' ... said the final choice should remain with Suen. Secretary for Food and Health Dr York Chow Yat-ngok said Suen, who was diagnosed with the disease on December 21, had now fully recovered ...

  4. Health law proposal targets private property

    Posted Feb 13th 2007, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... to fight disease during a 'state of public health emergency'. This provision is among amendments to the Quarantine and Prevention of Disease Ordinance which Acting Permanent Secretary ... Organisation's International Health Regulation. The regulation was adopted at the World Health Assembly in 2005 to 'provide a public health response to the international spread of disease ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - POLITICS

    Physicist Stephen Hawking praised and decried for joining academic boycott of Israel

    Posted May 12th 2013, 12:00am by GUARDIAN

    ... motor neurone disease for the past 50 years, and relies on a computer-based system to communicate. According to Shurat HaDin, an Israel law centre that represents victims of terrorism, ...

  6. liberal studies

    Posted Apr 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is detrimental to health.__________________________________________________________________________ 12. Doing exercises can help you burn calories. Doing exercises can strengthen your cardiovascular ... exercises can not only help you burn calories, it can also strengthen your cardiovascular system. 13. The scandal not only caused the resignation of the politician, it also cost the party a lot ...

  7. Who said it?

    Posted Dec 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... It feels a bit like Sars all over again A civil service unionist after the discovery of legionnaires' disease bacteria in the tamar office of Education Secretary Michael Suen (above) My brother is not a heroin user. He may be a party kid... but he would not inject himself. He wouldn't commit suicide Jacqueline Berenson, on her brother Joseph Basha's death ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Press intimidation alleged in HK as Apple Daily photographer faces court

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... disease. A scuffle broke out when security guards blocked him from taking photos. One guard was pushed over. Jonathan Man Ho-ching, representing Sing, said his client was arrested and charged ...

  9. Revamp still held up by raft of amendments

    Posted Jul 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... disease pneumoconiosis and occupational deafness may also lapse because the restructuring will be dealt with before they are heard. Items not dealt with will have to be reintroduced in October ...

  10. Talking points

    Posted Jul 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to promote the prevention and treatment of the disease, which has more than 100 million carriers on the mainland, a high prevalence that has been blamed on poor awareness. Regina Ip's party ...




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