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  1. News - World

    Overweight children ‘to be new norm in Europe’

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 06:14pm

    ... of 11-year-olds across Europe are too heavy, says the UN agency that focuses on international public health. Greece has Europe's highest proportion of overweight 11-year-olds, at 33 per cent, ... and some Scandinavian countries, the figures appeared to show a plateau effect. The WHO said these particular countries had implemented policies that the UN agency advises, including promoting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1434807/overweight-children-be-new-norm-europe
  2. Lifestyle - Health

    On the hunt for herbal remedies

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... relationship with the village chief helped his work in exploring the benefits of kava, a plant with stress-relieving properties. Pacific island cultures have consumed a beverage made from pounded kava ... rose root or golden root), schizandra (also known as wu wei zi ) and goji or wolfberry - plants that have been known for their medicinal properties in this part of the world for centuries, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1324445/hunt-herbal-remedies
  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Asbestos inspection sparks health concerns among building residents

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... said no other government residences contained asbestos and that asbestos at the Mount Butler property was "sealed/encased in concealed locations which are normally out of reach ... if a building contained asbestos. "It's important information to convey. We usually disclose it, if we know about it," said Chris Liem, owner of property firm Engel and Volkers. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1027890/asbestos-inspection-sparks-health-concerns-among-building-residents
  4. Lifestyle - Technology - HEALTH

    Wellbeing trumps decorum when inflight flatulence strikes, say experts

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Wellington, New Zealand Medics tell flatulent fliers: don't hold it back A group of medical specialists has provided an answer to a dilemma that has faced ... they are gas permeable, unlike the leather seats in first class. They suggested airlines could improve the odour-eating properties of seats and issue special blankets and trousers to passengers ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1151870/wellbeing-trumps-decorum-when-inflight-flatulence-strikes-say
  5. Accreditation agency puts hospitals under close scrutiny

    Posted Dec 28th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... of 12 from the Australian Council on Health Care Standards, an international hospital accreditation agency, visited Hong Kong for two weeks to see whether improvements were needed before ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/702236/accreditation-agency-puts-hospitals-under-close-scrutiny
  6. News - Asia - HEALTH

    Devi Shetty's Narayana Hrudayalaya can perform heart surgery for US$800

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangalore Cardiac surgeon Devi Shetty's pre-fabricated facility in India performs about 30 operations a day, and poor are treated free No frills hospital offers heart surgery for US$800 What if hospitals were run like a mix of Walmart and a low-cost airline? The result might be something like the chain of "no-frills" Narayana Hrudayalaya ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1220078/devi-shettys-narayana-hrudayalaya-can-perform-heart-surgery-us800
  7. News - World - DRUGS

    Israel breeds medicinal cannabis without the buzz

    Posted Nov 03rd 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Kfar Birya, Israel

    ... Agence France-Presse in Kfar Birya, Israel Growers can tailor plants to relieve symptoms of different illnesses without psychotropic effects Israel breeds medicinal cannabis minus the buzz ... drug removes a psychological barrier for those who could benefit from its properties but are loath to use standard marijuana, even with the blessing of the Israeli Health Ministry. "We ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1074745/israel-breeds-medicinal-cannabis-without-buzz
  8. US food safety agency recalls popular chicken health tonic

    Posted Mar 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Hong Kong revealed that those sold here were produced on the mainland. The US agency deemed that the chicken drinks were ineligible for import and ordered a recall of about 1.29 tonnes ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/673353/us-food-safety-agency-recalls-popular-chicken-health-tonic
  9. Lifestyle - Technology - HEALTH

    Alzheimer's-detecting technology Neurotrack takes SXSW prize

    Posted Mar 17th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Austin, Texas Eye-tracking technology claims to identify ailment six years before symptoms appear Alzheimer's detector takes SXSW prize A technology capable of diagnosing Alzheimer's disease long before its symptoms appear won an honour for innovation at last week's South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, in the US state of Texas. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1192400/alzheimers-detecting-technology-neurotrack-takes-sxsw-prize
  10. News - World - RUSSIA

    Putin signs law banning smoking in public places

    Posted Feb 25th 2013, 05:17pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Moscow President Vladimir Putin has signed a law banning smoking in public places in Russia from June, a cornerstone of the government’s bid to improve public health in the nicotine-addicted country, the Kremlin said on Monday. The law makes smoking illegal in restaurants, cafes, hotels, trains and a host of other places and will take effect in two ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1158320/putin-signs-law-banning-smoking-public-places

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