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  1. Stop feeding monkeys, warns expert

    Posted Dec 12th 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... The world-famous conservationist, who is on a five-day visit to Hong Kong as part of an Asia conservation tour, said overeating had caused obesity and high fertility among the wild macaques. 'What I know is monkeys here are taking too much of the wrong food, such as human food which is usually fatty and bad for their health. This has boosted their fertility and also made them obese,' ...

  2. Obesity linked to female infertility

    Posted Jun 06th 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... at the University of Hong Kong, said the link between obesity and infertility was a serious concern in Hong Kong given the low birth rate and the trend of people gaining weight. Dr Chan said an official ... had shown that shedding only 5 to 10 per cent of their weight could significantly help obese women regulate their ovulation and regain their fertility. ...



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