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  1. Top teen wins brain game

    Posted Jul 04th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... one person each week. The two finalists will battle it out in three rounds of debating. If you want to test your brain power and have your photo published in the Young Post, send an e-mail ...

  2. Leung opens up health care debate

    Posted Apr 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... for medical services, but also for a fair and competitive education system and a sustainable supply of affordable housing. Hopefully, the mainland-mothers saga will lead to a comprehensive debate ...

  3. SCMP Debate

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... public and private hospitals has been a perennial problem. In this SCMP debate, we look at the city's hospitals and also call on experts from Singapore's and Taiwan's medical ...

  4. 'Viewing figures show more feel involved'

    Posted Mar 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Denise Hung About 2.1 million people watched the second election debate, televised live on Thursday night, compared with 1.75 million viewers for the first debate. Political commentator Li Pang-kwong, of Lingnan University, said the bigger audience reflected that the public's sense of involvement in politics had increased slightly. A senior government official said the debates were ...

  5. Doctors' debate in public interest

    Posted Jul 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... quality and put patients at risk. Since a shortage of doctors and overwork has the same downside, this is an important matter of public interest that is worthy of more debate. It is good to see ...

  6. Start the debate on how many doctors we need

    Posted Apr 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... It has been prompted in part by contentious debate about staff shortages and serious threats of industrial action by public doctors over excessive workloads. But the Food and Health Bureau also ... funding of the authority to employ them eventually. The issues should be the subject of full and open debate. Apart from population ageing and the implications for use of health services, issues ...

  7. Comment - Debates

    New doctors' list fuels retraining debate

    Posted Jan 06th 2011, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee Should doctors who provide the first level of medical care for patients be required to go back to school- or at least hospital- for retraining? This is the debate now rumbling in the medical profession as the government prepares to publish Hong Kong's first directory of primary-care doctors. The Food and Health Bureau will put the directory on the internet in early April, ...

  8. Debate continues over alternative treatment

    Posted Jun 01st 2009, 12:00am by Neil Runcieman

    ... Neil Runcieman Homeopathy is hugely popular in India, where there are more than 150,000 practitioners. In Britain, France and much of Europe it is supported by state health insurance and adopted with almost religious fervour by many of the world's gr ...

  9. Flu experts debate whether city should stockpile H5N1 vaccines

    Posted Jan 08th 2009, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez Flu experts are locked in a debate over whether Hong Kong should follow the lead of Europe and the US in stockpiling vaccines against the human H5N1 strain. An expert committee under the Centre for Health Protection discussed the issue during a recent meeting but was unable to reach a consensus. It will be on the agenda at a meeting this month. But a confluence ...

  10. The great meat debate

    Posted Aug 24th 2008, 12:00am by Wynnie Chan

    ... Wynnie Chan This week Harshvardhan Jadhav, 15 Harshvardhan asks: Is eating red meat bad for you? Wynnie says: Red meat has had its share of bad press over the years - it's been linked to weight gain, high blood cholesterol, heart disease and certain ...




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