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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    Gates Foundation funds 'ultra-thin' condom studies in bid to raise uptake

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 10:26pm by AFP

    ... condoms through the charitable Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It looks like "there are some technological materials that will be able to maintain a [condom] barrier with a very thin, thin layer", Gates said on Thursday in New Delhi. His foundation has given one grant of US$100,000 to the University of Manchester in the UK to research a condom using a super-light conducive material ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1596228/gates-foundation-funds-ultra-thin-condom-studies-bid-raise-uptake
  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Dental school urged to 'come clean' on blunders

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 06:37am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong olga.wong@scmp.com Dental school urged to 'come clean' on blunders The city's dental teaching hospital has been urged to "come clean" and disclose its blunders after it was revealed that contaminated water was being used to rinse patients' mouths. Both the Prince Philip Dental Hospital in Sai Ying Pun and government officials are being ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1615283/dental-school-urged-come-clean-blunders
  3. News - World - HEALTH

    Scammers cash in on fake Ebola cures

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 10:32pm by NYT

    ... sent a letter last month to the New Jersey company that runs the Dr Rima website, Natural Solutions Foundation, warning that promoting silver or chocolate as a cure for Ebola was a violation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1623981/scammers-cash-fake-ebola-cures
  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Physical exercise can help curb Parkinson's disease, says study

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 06:37am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Kong Parkinson's Disease Foundation found. Parkinson's disease patients often suffer from decreasing physical flexibility, decreasing hand functions, difficulty in walking ... of Parkinson's disease from deteriorating into the late stage. The foundation has also developed a smartphone app to help patients' training at home. But Mak said neither videos nor the app could ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1620099/physical-exercise-can-help-curb-parkinsons-disease-says-study
  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Study planned to clear up uncertainties about use of e-cigarettes

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 04:48am by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... on the marketing of the products to young people. A survey in 2012 to 2013 found that about 1 per cent of secondary school pupils had used e-cigarettes. In the past two years, the department received 35 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1622336/study-planned-clear-uncertainties-about-use-e-cigarettes
  6. News - World - HEALTH

    Ebola fears in US spark overzealous measures against virus

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:13am by AGENCIES

    ... stayed in a hotel 16km from the hospital in which the first case of the virus was diagnosed in America. A Pulitzer-Prize-winning photographer's invitation to speak at a journalism school ... school because the principal had travelled to his brother's funeral in Zambia in southern Africa, far from the Ebola crisis in West Africa. Friday saw a number of false alarms, including ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1620108/ebola-fears-us-spark-overzealous-measures-against-virus
  7. News - World - HEALTH

    Exposure to traffic pollution during pregnancy weakens unborn babies' lungs

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:19am by AFP

    ... at Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, said a clearer picture may have emerged if pollution levels were monitored in the volunteers' homes rather than their neighbourhoods. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1621398/exposure-traffic-pollution-during-pregnancy-weakens-unborn-babies-lungs
  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Stress pushes Hongkongers to front of night relief queue

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:33am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... to the phenomenon. The survey, conducted by Chinese University's Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care from June to August, interviewed 1,009 Hong Kong residents- 609 women and 400 men- ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1620783/stress-pushes-hongkongers-front-night-relief-queue
  9. News - World - HEALTH

    WHO report admits incompetent staff failed to combat Ebola outbreak

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 04:53am by AP

    ... director of the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, also questioned why it took WHO five months and 1,000 deaths before the agency declared Ebola an international health emergency ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1618860/who-report-admits-incompetent-staff-failed-combat-ebola-outbreak
  10. News - World - HEALTH

    Arrival of Ebola spreads alarm among US air crews and passengers

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 05:12am by Bloomberg

    ... the first person to contract the disease in the country. She had previously tried to reassure her family that she would be safe. Pham, a Texas Christian University nursing school graduate, was among ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1616300/arrival-ebola-spreads-alarm-among-us-air-crews-and-passengers

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