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  1. News - China - WEATHER

    Beijing sees third-longest winter stretch without snowfall

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 04:25pm by Angela Meng

    ... Experts have warned that this, combined with the dry weather and lack of snow, creates ideal conditions for respiratory diseases to develop, such as colds or the flu, the report said. The Centre for Disease Control and Prevention in Beijing said the number of flu cases rose by 126 per cent in the third week of January. However, some Beijingers fear that the rising occurrences of sickness were ...

  2. News - Hong Kong

    Hong Kong's cold, dirty weather to continue

    Posted Dec 29th 2013, 05:11am by Christy Choi

    ... can easily trigger diseases, especially among the elderly and people suffering from heart disease, respiratory illness or chronic illnesses," the statement said. The department urged ...

  3. News - China - WEATHER

    Rain brings relief in Beijing as scorching heatwave persists for 18th day

    Posted Aug 12th 2013, 12:00am by MANDY ZUO

    ... of bloodsucking bedbugs in the city. The bugs have been rare in Beijing in recent years, but municipal disease-control authorities said more than 10 people had reported being bitten recently. Six ...



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