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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Modern approach no threat to age-old Chinese medicine techniques

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 03:55am by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... business. Providing medical services in a tiny, 50-year-old clinic in Tsim Sha Tsui, Wong said he wasn't aware that the nearby Watsons store was offering a Chinese medicine service. "We do ... Elizabeth Cheung elizabeth.cheung@scmp.com Watsons pharmacy chain has introduced traditional Chinese services into its stores, but seasoned practitioners aren't afraid ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Chinese joining the scramble to escape Ebola

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 06:20am by AFP

    ... of work building up a business that employs three people. "Lots of the Chinese are leaving. If they stay, they might die," he said. "We hope that Europe and the United States ... Agence France-Presse in Paris Fear and rumour are fellow passengers on an Air France flight from Freetown to Paris, and from death stalking three West African nations Chinese joining ...

  3. News - China - HEALTH

    China halts poultry trading after new H7N9 bird flu cases

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 12:12pm by Associated Press

    ... flu, with the busy Chinese New Year travel period already under way. So far this year, the virus has killed 20 people in China out of 96 known infections, according to the official Xinhua news ... have been linked to contact with poultry. The jump in cases comes during the 40-day travel period around Chinese New Year, a period that concerns health authorities because of the volume ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Thailand's drug rehab centre The Cabin to open outpatient clinic in Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 09th 2014, 06:10am by ALICE WOODHOUSE

    ... at The Cabin. A small number of young Chinese with ketamine addictions make up the rest of The Cabin's Hong Kong patients. Mordey says the new clinic will allow high-functioning addicts, ... their business to rejig their evening meetings to save their life." Treatment in Hong Kong will cost US$6,000 for six weeks, or US$10,000 for a 12-week programme of group and individual counselling ...

  5. News - China - HEALTH

    Mainland orders local governments to review Ebola preparations

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 04:12am by STAFF AND WIRE

    ... with military ties revealed it had sent an experimental Ebola drug to Africa for use by Chinese aid workers. Sihuan Pharmaceutical had supplied several thousand doses of its drug JK-05 to the region ... In Hong Kong, local airlines and hotels have stepped up measures as the city enters the peak season for business conventions and leisure travel. Front-line staff have been told to "remain ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Stress pushes Hongkongers to front of night relief queue

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:33am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... to the phenomenon. The survey, conducted by Chinese University's Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care from June to August, interviewed 1,009 Hong Kong residents- 609 women and 400 men- ... people have this feeling: the more stressed you are, the more urgently you want to go to the toilet," said Chan. "You know how stressed Hong Kong people are. They are too busy ...

  7. News - China - HEALTH

    Completely foreign owned hospitals approved for leading cities

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 04:53am by Alice Yan

    ... hospitals Overseas investors in private hospitals will have to wait several years before their businesses become profitable, experts and industry players warn. The facilities target the rising ... "die soon". "The expat population is tiny compared with the local Chinese population," Rich said. "And foreigners will leave after some years of staying [in China]." ...

  8. News - China - HEALTH

    'You can even tailor your baby's sex': Inside an illicit Beijing surrogacy firm

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 07:11pm by Nectar Gan

    ... Nectar Gan nectar.gan@scmp.com An illicit surrogacy trade is burgeoning in the Chinese capital Beijing, where would-be parents can pay surrogate mothers as much as 1 million yuan (HK$1.26 ... the sex of your child if you add a few thousand yuan,” the representative, surnamed Liu, who handles the agency’s business site in Beijing, claimed. The illegal surrogacy boom has been fuelled ...

  9. News - China - HEALTH

    Company at centre of rotten meat scandal promises China division shake-up

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 05:43pm by Daniel Ren, Nectar Gan

    ... understand," he said. "We'll take swift action to investigate as quickly and as comprehensively as possible." OSI, based in Illinois in the United States, said its Chinese operations would no longer be a separate, decentralised unit and the business would be directly controlled by the firm's headquarters. McDonald said the company would create a quality control centre ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    US$100m Ebola emergency response plan unveiled by WHO's Margaret Chan

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 04:03am by Emily Tsang

    ... advice on whether it was safe for their staff to make a business trip to West Africa, said Jakubowski, who advised them to reconsider unless the trip was absolutely necessary. Chinese embassies ... concerned evacuating staff. Watch: What is the Ebola virus? About 20,000 Chinese people- including workers from at least two Hong Kong-based companies and two doctors from the city- are in Guinea, ...




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