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  1. Deadly kidney disease in cats linked to dog virus

    Posted Mar 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... cats suffering from a fatal kidney inflammation and plan further tests to see if the virus causes the symptoms. Research team leader Yuen Kwok-yung said he expected the findings, if confirmed, ... and distemper in dogs. Researchers discovered that cats suffering from kidney tubule inflammation, a leading cause of death among felines, also had the virus, according to the findings, published ...

  2. Kidney patient survives first case of double flu infection

    Posted May 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang A middle-aged woman with kidney failure became Hong Kong's first case of co-infection of two flu strains, Chinese University researchers say. The woman, 38, was admitted to Prince of Wales Hospital in September last year suffering from both swine flu and the seasonal flu strain H3N2, university infectious disease division head Professor Nelson Lee Lai-shun said ...

  3. Quiz

    Posted Mar 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... required for the disease to be transmitted. It typically affects the lungs, but can also attack other organs such as lymph nodes, bones, joints, spinal column, brain and kidneys. Symptoms include ...

  4. Girl critical with rare flu strain

    Posted Mar 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... which is characterised by an acute onset of severe shock, blood clotting, brain disease, and liver and kidney dysfunction in previously healthy children. Most cases of the syndrome, whose cause ...

  5. Path of yeast resistance

    Posted Feb 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... recently started seeing a practitioner in traditional Chinese medicine. 'The practitioner said that my kidney and spleen were weak and that my liver meridian wasn't working properly. ... chives and lotus seeds in her cooking; the practitioner said it would help get rid of dampness and strengthen her spleen and kidney. In addition to trying Chinese medicine, Chan now takes ...

  6. Filthy Hau Tak market may be health hazard, expert warns

    Posted Apr 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... their urine can cause leptospirosis.' A hantavirus infection causes pneumonia and kidney failure, and may lead to death. Leptospirosis, a bacterial infection, can cause brain, kidney and liver ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Mar 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... vegetarians are 50 per cent less likely to get cancer than non-vegetarians, and that their chances of getting heart disease, diabetes, kidney problems and other diseases are far lower. A switch ...

  8. Henan tick-bite victims clear of deadly virus

    Posted Sep 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... suffer high fever, vomiting, intolerable pain, kidney failure and, if left alone for 72 hours, bleed to death. The fatality ratio in North America was more than 50 per cent in the 1990s ...

  9. Wrong side of the claw

    Posted Sep 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... But the bacteria in the leg was very aggressive- within an hour of Lam's admission to hospital, the red patch had spread to his whole leg. His kidneys also started failing. During surgery, Hau found ...

  10. Two more develop neurological symptoms after swine flu shots

    Posted Feb 24th 2010, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Hospital last night. The patient, who has a history of high blood pressure, heart disease, asthma and kidney problems, had a swine flu shot on December 29. He developed paralysis in his limbs ...




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