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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Land of the Huldufolk

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm by Tim Pile

    ... to ease the suffering caused by skin diseases. For some locals, the popular lava field spa has a magical energy of its own. Surveys suggest that half of all Icelanders believe in the existence ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Shipping out: the Panama Canal at 100

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Mark Footer

    ... work on the canal in 1881, but was thwarted by engineering problems and disease. The United States took over the project in 1904, and spent a decade completing one of the largest and most ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A life sentence: Cambodia's acid-attack victims face an agonising future

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Tibor Krausz

    ... has plenty of friends at the leafy, well-appointed orphanage, which is also home to children with polio, cerebral palsy, brittle bone disease, hepatitis and Asperger's syndrome. ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FASHION & LIVING

    Beauty Fix: Raindrop Oils Therapy

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 12:04am by Tessa Chan

    ... impart. They're said to relieve insomnia, give emotional relief, boost immunity, speed up recovery from injury and disease, and even support structural realignment. I pocket my scepticism ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs

    The 48 Hours guide to TCM

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:12am by Bernice Chan, Tessa Chan, EDMUND LEE, Vanessa Yung, Kevin Kwong

    ... that cupping is used to get rid of the "dampness" in your body. Dampness is a prevalent term that refers to the pathogen that supposedly causes disease in a person; the sufferer of which ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: Heritage Lodge

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Violet Law

    ... diseases. As epidemics peaked in the 50s and 60s, patients from all over Kowloon and the New Territories were isolated here. Later, until 2000, the site served as a sanatorium. The heritage hotel ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Cover-up at Kai Tak? Allies 'caused Hong Kong plane crash that killed 19 to assassinate British investigator'

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:10pm by Julian Ryall

    ... to forced labour. After a five-day train and truck journey, the men were told to start marching. Prisoners already weakened by disease and injury received no food or water for the last 24 hours ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Friends in need: the struggle to save Beijing’s stray cats and dogs

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by LISA GAY

    ... experienced the same jump in numbers. Once the source of the disease was traced back to the consumption of civet cat, she says, people feared their pets could harbour the deadly illness. But what ... had responded because he thought these rescued animals would eventually need homes. But it wasn't as simple as that. Many of the dogs had infectious diseases. Others were too big ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Tracing roots: illustrating Hong Kong’s botanical beauty

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by Angharad Hampshire

    ... a second wave of forestation occurred. Many of the trees planted were a Chinese red pine, the Pinus massoniana. In the late 1970s, however, these trees were devastated by pine wilt disease ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOR MEN

    Dandy & Dapper

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by Sofia Suarez

    ... disease, for example.   I'm sick of white B.O. basher marks on my clothes. Is there a product I can use to avoid this problem? Mr Dapper: That depends on several factors, sir. ...




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