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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Concern groups push for urgent action to limit milk powder advertisements

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:15am by LO WEI

    ... and a minority of professionals, particularly on the proposal that formula milk for children up to three years old should not be advertised. "In the following few months, I will be re-examining ... with about 3,000 signatures to Ko yesterday. The UN children's organisation wants the code to regulate advertisements on formula milk for children. As legislation took time, it would be better ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1554952/concern-groups-push-urgent-action-limit-milk-powder-advertisements
  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Breast milk 'best for preventing infections'

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 04:02am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... of the advertisements make ungrounded claims," said Dr Patrick Ip, an associate professor of paediatrics at HKU. "The mother's milk is a tailor-made formula … No matter what is put into formula ... Bureau is due to announce on Monday the findings of a consultation on a voluntary code of conduct for formula advertising. The study on the 1997 children found that just 6 per cent of mothers ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1556480/breast-milk-best-preventing-infections
  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Limits urged on baby formula adverts

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by JOLIE HO

    ... Jolie Ho jolie.ho@scmp.com Advocates urge limits on formula adverts Excessive advertising of infant milk formulas could be curbed if breastfeeding associations can persuade the government to legislate an advertising code. Parents and breastfeeding advocates are upset by what they see as brainwashing over the benefits of formula. Advertisements for milk formula "are sent to me via ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1084997/limits-urged-baby-formula-adverts
  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Government says no law regulating false milk ads until 2013

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com No squeeze on false milk ads until 2013 The government will not even begin to consider regulating advertisements falsely claiming that formula milk can ... are mislead by advertisements which tell them milk formula is better for their children. This practice should be regulated by the government." Dr Kwok Ka-ki, from the Civic Party, agreed. "I ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1086898/government-says-no-law-regulating-false-milk-ads-until-2013
  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong fails to promote breast milk even amid formula shortage

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by Hazel Knowles

    ... Hazel Knowles Formula makers exploiting shortage to directly market to mothers, breastfeeding advocate says Breast milk promotion chance wasted The government has been accused ... mothers secure formula milk actually assisted manufacturers in promoting their products and gave them direct access to mothers. The measures also had the effect of making infant formula appear ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1230302/hong-kong-fails-promote-breast-milk-even-amid-formula-shortage
  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Milk-formula makers oppose plan to make Hong Kong regulatory code voluntary

    Posted Nov 20th 2012, 12:00am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Formula makers slam voluntary code Six makers of top formula-milk brands, including Mead Johnson Nutrition and Wyeth, have slammed as "ineffective" ... that requires all companies to abide by the same rules. The government proposes banning marketing for all formula milk meant for children of up to three years old, and getting the Centre for Food Safety ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1086309/milk-formula-makers-oppose-plan-make-hong-kong-regulatory-code
  7. News - China - HEALTH

    Chinese firm offers baby milk insurance after food safety scandals

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 06:34pm by Reuters

    ... administrative region, to buy baby milk powder. Suning said it was giving the insurance away for free for the first 40,000 cans of baby formula sold. After that, customers can buy the insurance online. According to its e-commerce site, Redbaby stocks milk formula from multinationals including Mead Johnson Nutrition, Nestle, Danone as well as brands made by China’s New Hope Nutritional Foods ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1579367/chinese-firm-offers-baby-milk-insurance-after-food-safety-scandals
  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    'No rush' to scrap two-tin milk limit

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 04:45am by Phila Siu, Emily Tsang

    ... Phila Siu and Emily Tsang Government says the infant formula restriction will remain in place for now after consultant casts doubt on effectiveness of coupon scheme 'No rush' to scrap two-tin milk limit The government is in no rush to lift the two-tin restriction on infant formula for outbound travellers because a coupon scheme to ensure supplies for locals has been ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1373156/no-rush-scrap-two-tin-milk-limit
  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Botulism scare prompts baby formula recall in Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 05th 2013, 08:12pm by Zhuang Pinghui and Lo Wei

    ... baby formula recall Hong Kong and Macau recalled a brand of baby formula yesterday amid growing concern over botulism-causing bacteria in products made by New Zealand dairy giant Fonterra. ... formula may have been contaminated with the potentially deadly bacteria. "We regret the distress and anxiety which this issue could have caused," Spierings said. "Parents have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1294455/fonterra-linked-milk-formula-hong-kong-recalled-amid-botulism-scare
  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    HK to regulate labels on baby formula after iodine warning

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... code regulating nutrition labelling on baby milk formula is expected to be launched at the end of the year, the health minister said. Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man said the move ... hoped it would be launched towards the end of the year. He said industry codes to regulate advertisements for baby formula and promote breast-feeding would also be drafted. Checks by the South ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1008750/hk-regulate-labels-baby-formula-after-iodine-warning

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