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  1. 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 ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Charity given deadline on huge rent rise

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 04:13am by BRIAN YAP

    ... Authority by suggesting that it be readjusted to HK$15,000 instead of HK$19,000," the group's executive officer Den Law Mei-ha said. "But they refused and said HK$18,000 was the final ...

  3. News - China - HEALTH

    Shenzhen company develops kit to test for Ebola virus, report says

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 02:51pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... not begun because they still need final approval from national food and drug safety authorities, said the spokeswoman, who asked that her name not be used. “The US FDA [Food and Drug Administration] ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Medical Council demands new misconduct body amid fears errors swept under the carpet

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 11:24pm by CANNIX YAU

    ... system for minor misdemeanours, he added. "Any misbehaviour by doctors can now be deemed as professional misconduct, and all such cases end up in costly court battles at the council. ...

  5. News - World - HEALTH

    Ebola-hit Liberia fears starvation as quarantine blocks food supplies

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 04:49am by AFP

    ... fears spark border bans The battle to contain the deadly Ebola outbreak continued on Sunday yesterday, after Nigeria appealed for volunteers to help stop the spread of the virus, but Guinea went ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    US$100m Ebola emergency response plan unveiled by WHO's Margaret Chan

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 04:03am by Emily Tsang

    ... the response against the disease to "a new level". The WHO had identified the need for "several hundred more personnel" to be deployed in affected countries, Chan said in an appeal ...

  7. News - China - HEALTH

    Pneumonic plague quarantine lifted in Gansu after no new cases reported

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 01:46pm by Nectar Gan

    ... province can finally go home to her family today, as the quarantine that sealed off parts of the city where she stayed for eight days after a man had died from pneumonic plague was lifted at midnight last night. “[I was] thrilled to learn that the quarantine will end tonight. [I] can finally get out of here and be with my family again. I haven’t seen my daughter for a long time,” ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Second encephalitis case found in Yuen Long

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:58am by Ernest Kao

    ... and are not ruling out the possibility of more instances over the summer. Blood and sputum tests on a 35-year-old woman residing at Ching Nga Court on Yuen Long's Tai Shu Ha Road East tested positive ... deployed to the area in and around Ching Nga Court," he said. Dr Chuang Shuk-kwan, the centre's consultant for community medicine, said the rainy season could bring about more cases. ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. Business - Economy - HEALTH

    Sick workers cost economies billions

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 02:36pm by DAVID DODWELL

    ... causes of sick workers are not tackled After 900 million people watched Germany win the World Cup Final, there was a simultaneous global tsunami- of sick leave. As an average of 188 million fans ... to quality of life if one spends one's final years in ill health? And where is any calculation of the potentially productive savings and investment that are lost because they are diverted ...




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