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  1. Suspect procedures for classifying Sars

    Posted Jan 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... unacceptable. If 'suspected suspected' Sars cases are enough to prompt mainland health workers to activate Sars treatment and quarantine procedures, their counterparts elsewhere should surely ...

  2. Disney hopes to improve water testing procedures

    Posted Aug 01st 2006, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng Hong Kong Disneyland will consider ways to improve the monitoring and testing of its water even though recent tests for bacteria indicate the water is safe, the director of park operations said. Andrew Bolstein commented after the Chinese-langu ...

  3. Lying on flu forms may be 'criminal'

    Posted May 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang The Centre for Health Protection is seeking legal advice on whether people who lie on health declaration forms are liable for prosecution. The latest swine-flu patient, a 21-year-old female student, declared upon arriving in the city that she ...

  4. News - World - SOCIETY

    Woman aiming to prove we can live without food

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... a friend who claimed to have survived without food for three years. Shine is not doing any special exercises or performing other procedures in order to "live on light"- a process she ...

  5. Lifestyle - Health

    Beauty treatments can come with side effects

    Posted Oct 23rd 2012, 12:00am by JEANETTE WANG

    ... during an aesthetic procedure, says Dr Walter King Wing-keung. For example, patients taking blood thinners may be at higher risk for any injection therapy or laser treatment and may have more ... and special training is necessary [for doctors administering aesthetic procedures] to minimise and lower the complications and side effects," says King. Here's a look at the trendy ...

  6. Public trust

    Posted May 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Public hospital doctors do not have time to think up ways of making money from unnecessary medications, procedures and return visits, the line of patients always being long. They do not have ... there was no need for such a procedure and to come back only if she is in pain. That was 18 months ago and she has felt no discomfort; nor is she tens of thousands of dollars out of pocket or having to take ...

  7. Animal welfare message hits home

    Posted Mar 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... rights advocates and foreigners were barred. Being open to the public, fully explaining processes and procedures, proving beyond doubt that animals do not suffer and offering strategies to find ...

  8. Drive to ease strain on blood supply

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... they will not be extravagant with limited supplies.' The Peking Union Medical College Hospital, on the other hand, has installed advanced medical equipment and introduced minimally invasive surgery procedures ...

  9. Less-invasive surgery gets heart patients on recovery path faster

    Posted Oct 06th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau A minimally invasive procedure has cured 75 Hongkongers with a hole in the heart in the past five years- and spared them from the long recovery and scarring of open-heart surgery. Cardiologists from Chinese University began using the procedure in 2005 to treat patients with atrial septal defect, or a hole in the heart. The condition increases the likelihood ...

  10. Business of pain turns ugly underground

    Posted Feb 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... bladder. The procedure is unhygienic and many bears die from infections. It was banned by the central government in 1996 and replaced with a 'humane' method called free-dripping. The new procedure involves making a hole in the abdomen to allow the bile to drip from the bear. Xiong said the mainland has 97 registered bear farms in 11 provinces, where more than 10,000 black bears ...




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