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  1. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 26, 2012

    Posted Nov 26th 2012, 04:53am by AGENCIES

    ... out pigs An outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease in Dalian has killed at least 43 pigs at a farm since last Monday, and the remaining undisclosed number of pigs at the farm will be culled to prevent further spreading of the highly contagious disease, Xinhua reports. The National Foot-and-Mouth Disease Reference Laboratory confirmed that the outbreak occurred at a pig farm ...

  2. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 14, 2012

    Posted Nov 14th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... The province recorded 14,642 cases of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) last month- a 15 per cent decline from September, Xinhua reports. Three people died from the highly contagious disease ...

  3. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, December 7, 2012

    Posted Dec 07th 2012, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... disease because it would raise costs and put the homes at risk of legal action, the Chuncheng Evening News reports. A nursing home owner said if an Alzheimer's patient wandered away, ...

  4. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 16, 2012

    Posted Nov 16th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... authorities took to the streets on Wednesday to hand out yellow bracelets to elderly residents with Alzheimer's disease, but only 20 people accepted them, as many feared that they would ...

  5. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, May 1, 2013

    Posted May 01st 2013, 12:00am

    ... supply. Disease cases double More than 17,500 children have been diagnosed with hand, foot and mouth disease this year, or more than twice as many compared with last year, leading to panic among ...

  6. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, March 4, 2013

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... the disease. Kindergarten fee cap Education officials in Jianye district, Nanjing, have set a 1,500-yuan monthly cap for tuition fees at all kindergartens in the district, the Yangtse Evening Post ...

  7. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, January 4, 2013

    Posted Jan 04th 2013, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... chief after he refused to grant them permanent jobs and meet pharmaceutical sales representatives they introduced to him. Disease pictures backed A government-sponsored survey found that 85 per cent of Beijingers would support putting pictures of diseased lungs on cigarette packs to warn consumers against the dangers of smoking, The Beijing News reports. Guangdong Rule ends ...

  8. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, February 8, 2013

    Posted Feb 08th 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... problems, or lung disease. YUNNAN 12 killed in van crash Twelve people were killed and three others injured when an overloaded van crashed off a mountainside in Kunming on Wednesday afternoon, ...

  9. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, November 28, 2012

    Posted Nov 28th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... Charity Federation kicked off a two-week campaign to screen kindergarten and primary-school children in Lhasa for congenital heart diseases, Chinatibetnews.com reports. About 2,000 children ... urged the chief to provide more help for people with HIV/Aids, as well as to better educate the public about the disease to eliminate the negative stigma associated with it, the Oriental Morning ...

  10. News - China - CHINA DIGEST

    China Digest, December 21, 2012

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

    ... poppies, the Xiaoxiang Morning Herald reports. The woman said she began planting the 569 poppy plants in March after hearing they could help treat diseases in poultry. The plants were ripped out ...




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