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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Ex-Queen Elizabeth Hospital oncologist gets suspended sentence for failing to disclose conviction

    Posted Mar 12th 2014, 02:57pm by Jennifer Ngo

    ... was fined HK$50,000 by Kowloon City Court for the offences, which took place in 2007. The conviction was upheld by the Court of Appeal and Court of Final Appeal. "There is no doubt ... and his failure to report a court's guilty verdict. A Medical Council hearing yesterday found that Paddy Chan Tak-ming, a former senior oncologist at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Yau Ma Tei, ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Sex-change patients soon to lose 'one-stop' doctor

    Posted May 15th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... the surgery since the 1980s. On Monday, the Court of Final Appeal ruled "W"- a man who had sex-reassignment surgery to become a woman- would be allowed to marry a man. Yuen said he was happy ...

  3. News - China - HEALTH

    Low-tar cigarette lawsuit not over, as campaigner vows to keep up health fight

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 06:13am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... the low-tar cigarettes with Chinese herbs are a safer option than regular ones amounts to false advertising. After losing the initial case, Li filed an appeal to a Beijing court. But on Friday ... I will apply to Beijing high court to hear the case again. If I still lose, then I will appeal to the supreme court." Even getting the initial case heard was unprecedented. It was the first time ...

  4. News - World - HEALTH

    Appeal court rejects Bloomberg's ban on big soft drinks

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 12:00am by NYT

    ... The New York Times Court rejects New York soft-drinksban An appeal court has unanimously upheld a decision striking down New York's restrictions on the sale of large, sugary drinks, ... than 16 fluid ounces (about 500ml), but the appeal court wrote that the rule was laden with confusing loopholes and exemptions. Only establishments that received inspection grades from ...

  5. News - World - HEALTH

    US Supreme Court to decide if human genes can be patented

    Posted Dec 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... of the appeal. The highest court will hear arguments, probably in March, and rule by the end of June. The central legal question is whether isolated DNA- genetic coding that has been removed from the body and separated from other material- is a product of nature and thus ineligible for patent protection. In largely backing Myriad's patents, the US Court of Appeals for the Federal ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Help our brave boy to live, plead parents of boy needing heart transplant

    Posted Aug 20th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... a year ago, Lai Pak-yin was an active schoolboy who loved swimming and table tennis. Now his parents are appealing to Hongkongers to help their son get the heart transplant he needs to survive. ... year, doctors thought he had gastroenteritis. When he was still ill a month later, he was finally diagnosed with a rare case of dilated cardiomyopathy, where the heart becomes weakened ...



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