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  1. Lifestyle - Health - HIT & MYTHS

    Hits & Myths: are colon-cleansing products necessary for a healthy gut?

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 09:30am by Sasha Gonzales

    ... Sasha M Gonzales life@scmp.com Are colon-cleansing products and procedures necessary for a healthy gut? The straight answer: No The facts: There are many products, programmes and procedures that claim to "cleanse" or "detoxify" your colon. It's a common belief that years of bad eating habits can cause faecal matter and toxins, such as parasites, ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health

    Death at salon highlights need for tighter beauty services regulations

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 09:39am by Sasha Gonzales

    ... reactions after treatments went wrong, and the lack of information about whether people performing the procedures were properly qualified to do so. Some consumers also said they were pressured by sales staff to sign up for costly treatments, despite knowing little about the safety or nature of the procedure. Gilly Wong Fung-han, the council's chief executive, says it's hard ...

  3. Lifestyle - Health

    Treatments on the fly: Asia a top destination for medical tourism

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 04:52pm by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... for procedures are capped. "This leaves scope for combining a holiday along with the medical treatment for many holiday seekers," she says. South Korea has also implemented measures to tempt ... in Asia, choosing a destination can be difficult. "Destination is determined by what procedure is available, the price, the expertise and accreditation, and accessibility ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    Roam alone: tips for the single traveller

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:22pm by MARISSA CARRUTHERS

    ... or magazine with you to read. STAY SAFE Safety is another issue, with lone travellers being an easier target for criminals. "Solo travellers need to be a bit more vigilant," says Saltzman. ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - THE MIND

    No truth at all in movie Lucy's capacity to thrill

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 01:14am by MCT

    ... such procedure. "It is not a scientific fact, but so what if it's in a movie? It's a pattern in movies that has been explored for a long time with superpowers emerging." Lunsford says ...

  6. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, August 3, 2014

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 04:22am by AGENCIES

    ...   Lead in teeth helps track individuals The lead in human teeth holds clues about where a person grew up and can help criminal investigators and archaeologists working with old or decomposed ...

  7. Lifestyle - Health

    Osteoarthritis is becoming an increasing problem in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by ALAN YU

    ... the procedure," writes Dr Yuen Wai-hong of Queen Elizabeth Hospital's department of orthopaedics and traumatology, in the journal. "This does not take into account the waiting time between ... Yuen says in his article. But it also points out that the two centres are on the verge of becoming overcrowded, and hospitals with long waiting lists for the procedure are in need of extra ...

  8. Lifestyle - Technology - PUBLIC HEALTH

    Disease research lab mishaps rattle scientists and regulators

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 03:47am by GUARDIAN

    ... and Prevention (CDC) in Atlanta followed the wrong procedure to "inactivate" batches of Bacillus anthracis, the bacterium that causes anthrax. Though potentially still lethal, the bugs were ... highest-security labs while safety procedures are revamped. At a press conference, Frieden said the behaviour of some staff had been "totally unacceptable... Frankly, I'm angry about it." ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books

    On paper, tale stands tall without the digital gizmos

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 12:31pm by James Kidd

    ... the enforced corrective procedure. The beautifully modulated ebb and flow of these concluding sections sets the world of words and silence on a philosophical collision course. Does language imprison ...

  10. Lifestyle - Health - FROM THE EXPERT

    An age-old eye problem

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 11:10am by MARVIN TSE

    ... cataracts, there are procedures to get rid of cataract and at the same time correct myopia, farsightedness, astigmatism,and presbyopia. Dr Marvin Tse is a Hong Kong-based ophthalmologist ...




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