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  1. News - Hong Kong - SARS ANNIVERSARY

    Hong Kong woman tests negative for Sars-like virus

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 12:13pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... the spokesman said. The novel coronavirus has killed 11 people since it was first reported in the Middle East last September. It is also associated with Sars or severe respiratory disease that killed ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SARS ANNIVERSARY

    A decade on from Sars: Torment of the first patient

    Posted Apr 01st 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... and spread to humans through the consumption of civet cats. But Huang was vilified when it was revealed he had been the first human patient to be diagnosed with the disease. "I ... of a lack of medical security in the country. Ye said: "Ten years have passed and few people know we fought against this horrible disease for society. There's no subsidy or fund to help ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SARS ANNIVERSARY

    Ten years on- the mental and physical scars of Sars

    Posted Mar 31st 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... in the dark days. Dr Leung Chi-bong, a kidney specialist, was part of Prince of Wales Hospital's team during the period when colleagues were being struck down by the disease. He was responsible ... a newborn daughter to worry about at home. For days, he did not dare approach his family or spend time with his children for fear he might pass the disease to them. "But still, I prefer ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - SARS ANNIVERSARY

    'Medics' worst fear was spreading Sars to our families'

    Posted Feb 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... disease to their loved ones at home. "Our medical training teaches us how to treat patients. But unlike soldiers, doctors are not trained to handle threats against their own lives," said ...



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