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  1. Housewives, elderly 'need more support'

    Posted Jul 23rd 2003, 12:00am by Joyce Law

    ... The respondents came from all walks of life, including housewives and the elderly who lived alone. According to one of the researchers, Cinthia Mok Wing-sum, a fifth former, the elderly lacked proper ... be provided to the elderly and housewives, so that in case Sars re-appeared in the winter, they would not feel helpless anymore. ...

  2. Let me fight cancer in peace: Anita Mui

    Posted Sep 06th 2003, 12:00am by Niki Law

    ... had cancer from her elderly mother and her friends until the media plastered her face on the covers of almost every magazine and newspaper, saying that she was suffering from a serious illness. The singer found out a little more than a year ago that she had a benign tumour, but a recent check-up revealed it had become malignant. Her elder sister, Mui Oi-fong, died of ovarian ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Unscrupulous firms' substandard emergency services put elderly at risk

    Posted Dec 28th 2012, 12:00am by Albert Cheng

    ... on vulnerable elderly is cause for alarm The Personal Emergency Link Service has been providing its guardian angel role for elderly people who live alone since it was set up by the Senior Citizen Home ... programme has also attracted unscrupulous people out to make a fast buck. In one case, an elderly woman in Tin Shui Wai registered to install the emergency alarm service with one company ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Elderly woman almost suffocated in house attack

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 06:39pm by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Clifford.lo@scmp.com Man held over mother-in-law attack A businessman was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder yesterday after an attack that left his 67-year-old mother-in-law fighting for her life. The woman fell into a coma after her mouth and nose were covered with a towel soaked in paint thinner at the family home in Lai Chi Kok yesterday, according ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Intelligent design: a ceramic renaissance in Jiangxi

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Violet Law

    ... Violet Law Ceramic artists from all over the mainland are descending on Jingdezhen as the Jiangxi city, famed for its pottery tradition, enjoys a creative renaissance, writes Violet Law Intelligent design Every Saturday, come rain or shine, the stone-paved courtyard of a half-century-old ceramics factory in Jingdezhen is abuzz with creativity. Here, each of some 30 pitched white ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ROOKIE MUM

    Rookie mum: why do other mothers seem superior?

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Angharad Law

    ... Angharad Hampshire life@scmp.com Pay no heed to the mothers superior Ever since I became a mum for the first time about two years ago, I have been astounded at how well other women with children manage their lives. My respect for parents, and mums, in par ...

  7. News - China - SOCIETY

    Experts unsure about law that orders mainlanders to visit elderly parents

    Posted Jan 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... children to visit their elderly parents "often" has highlighted the problem of the mainland's swelling ranks of "empty nest" families. Experts doubt the change in law ... The revised China Elderly People's Interests Protection Law, passed by the National People's Congress Standing Committee on Friday, says family members should care for the emotional ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Young mainland women 'marrying elderly Hong Kong men to get residency'

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 11:56am by Samuel Chan and Clifford Lo

    ... and evicted from their flats Lust? Caution, agency advises elderly men All Uncle Law, 83, wanted was someone to share his life with. And when he met a young mainland woman, he thought he had finally ... sq ft public flat. Law's story is not unusual, according to welfare agency Against Elderly Abuse, to which he was referred in December. But the agency said he was the oldest of 100 ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ROOKIE MUM

    Focus on pregnancy weight gain a bit heavy handed

    Posted May 14th 2013, 12:00am by ANGHARD LAW

    ... Angharad Hampshire life@scmp.com Focus on weight gain a bit heavy handed It was a depressing morning. At an antenatal check-up I was told, not once, but twice, that I was fat. "Aiyaaaah! Weight gain," the midwife cried when I stood on the scales ...

  10. News - Asia - SINGAPORE

    Singapore to use 'sin taxes' to pay for health care for elderly

    Posted Feb 23rd 2014, 05:48am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Singapore 'Sin taxes' to pay for health care for elderly Singapore announced steep increases in alcohol, gambling and tobacco taxes as it pledged billions of dollars in health care subsidies for its growing ranks of elderly citizens. Alcohol taxes will rise 25 per cent, while duties on tobacco will jump 10 per cent. Betting duties from the state-linked ...




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