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  1. Boy developed kidney stone

    Posted Jan 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Amy Yip A kidney stone was found in a Tuen Mun boy, 12, who daily for the past six years drank milk suspected of being tainted with melamine, the Centre for Health Protection said yesterday. The boy drank Yili or Mengniu brand milk. He was admitted to hospital on January 2 and discharged a week later. ...

  2. Melamine blamed for girl's kidney stones

    Posted Mar 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tiffany Lam A Kwun Tong girl, six, who drank up to a litre of Mengniu Dairy milk a day for the past five years, developed kidney stones, the Centre for Health Protection said. Her condition was suspected to result from drinking melamine-contaminated milk, it said. ...

  3. Kidney stone risk 30 times higher in China

    Posted Nov 21st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen Melamine contamination not just from tainted milk, study shows The likelihood of a young child suffering from kidney stones on the mainland is more than 30 times higher than ... studied more than 2,000 children aged up to three in the Liangzhou district of Wuwei, Gansu province. More than 17 per cent had kidney stones serious enough to send them to hospital. About ...

  4. Two more girls with kidney stones bring melamine cases to 12

    Posted Nov 13th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Two four-year-old girls have been diagnosed with kidney stones after drinking milk and eating cookies tainted with melamine. Both had regularly eaten the popular Lotte Koala ... a stone in her right kidney. 'She consumed Lotte Koala biscuits continuously for three years. Every day she ate a pack of the biscuits weighing 20 grams,' a spokesman for the centre ...

  5. Kidney stone testing centre to close

    Posted Oct 31st 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez The demand for tests related to melamine-linked kidney stones has dropped enough that the Hospital Authority has decided to close one of its special assessment centres, ... centres in the seven hospital clusters for further assessment and treatment. Ten children have been diagnosed with kidney stones. Nine of them passed the stones after conventional treatment, while ...

  6. Eighth suspected kidney case in HK

    Posted Oct 16th 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok The Centre for Health Protection was investigating another case of a child with a kidney stone suspected of being caused by melamine contamination in milk products. The case involved an eight-year-old boy from Yuen Long and was reported by a private hospital. He was later admitted to Princess Margaret Hospital and was in stable condition. He had drunk three packs ...

  7. Second HK child has kidney stone

    Posted Sep 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung A second Hong Kong child- a boy living on the mainland- has been found with a kidney stone after drinking melamine-adulterated milk. The Centre for Health Protection said the boy, aged four, was diagnosed with a kidney stone at Princess Margaret Hospital yesterday. He was admitted for treatment and is stable. The first such case, revealed on Saturday, led parents ...

  8. Fourfold jump in Hebei babies reported with kidney problems, official says

    Posted Sep 21st 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan The number of babies suffering from kidney stones after drinking tainted milk in Hebei, where a major dairy firm is headquartered, jumped almost fourfold in three days, a provincial health official says. A total of 5,770 babies in the northern province had been diagnosed with kidney problems by Friday, compared with 1,499 by Wednesday, Hebei Health Department ...

  9. Milk scandal hits two more children in HK

    Posted Dec 17th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Two boys, aged two and three, have developed kidney stones after eating biscuits and drinking milk suspected of being tainted with melamine, bringing the number of children in Hong Kong affected by the mainland milk scandal to 13, the Centre for Health Protection says. One boy, aged two, from Tsz Wan Shan was found to have a stone in his right kidney ...

  10. News - China - FOOD SAFETY

    High cadmium levels found in Guangzhou rice

    Posted May 18th 2013, 12:00am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... damage the kidneys, a three-month investigation by the city's food safety authorities found. Inspectors from Guangzhou's Food and Drug Administration checked 18 samples from local ... be under pressure from provinces where the rice was produced. Excessive intake of cadmium can lead to kidney failure, lung impairment, bone diseases and cancer, according to studies. The heavy ...




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