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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    'Arbiter' needed, doctors' chief says

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 05:55am by Emily Tsang

    ... to determine how government funding is split between the Hospital Authority and private doctors, Dr Louis Shih Tai-cho said. The partnership was introduced as part of a government push to utilise ... Shih. "The Hospital Authority now pockets all the government funding for the public-private partnership, and has taken into its own hands how to divide it between itself and the private ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Potential life-saver takes risk from nuts

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 09:27pm by Reuters

    ... with funding through an Agriculture and Food Research Initiative grant. The process consists of pretreating shelled and skinless peanuts with a food-grade enzyme. This post-harvest process does ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Ice Bucket Challenge risky for health of some people, Hong Kong doctors say

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 04:52am by DANNY LEE

    ... and those suffering from high blood pressure. Launched in the United States to raise money for motor neurone disease sufferers, the campaign has gone worldwide and has raised funds for a range ... The doctors' warning came a day after China Daily ran a commentary criticising the fund-raising effort on another ground- as a waste of water amid shortages at home and overseas. Association president ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    New hospital touts transparent pricing to serve middle class

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... the university has ever received. The rest of the money will come from other donations, loans and the university's reserve of private funds. The club also donated another HK$12 million ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Charity given deadline on huge rent rise

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 04:13am by BRIAN YAP

    ... Brian Yap brian.yap@scmp.com Arthritis group must decide by tomorrow between finding more cash or losing home Charity given deadline on huge rent rise A charity says it has been given just five days to decide whether to give up its headquarters or pay close to 50 per cent more in rent, potentially leaving the organisation out of funds in a year. In May, the Hong Kong Arthritis ...

  6. News - World - HEALTH

    Canada patient showing Ebola-like symptoms is placed in isolation

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 02:48pm by AFP

    ... Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan declared a national state of emergency on Friday over the Ebola outbreak and approved US$11.7 million of emergency funds to contain it. The unnamed male patient ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Arthritis patients set to miss out as charity is hit with huge rent rise

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 04:41am by Emily Tsang

    ... to patients suffering the often debilitating effects of arthritis. The charity, which offers inexpensive physiotherapy for patients in chronic pain and funds its activities from donations, says the increase from HK$13,000 to HK$19,000 per month is too much; HK$6,000 would fund therapy for 160 patients, treasurer Chan Kar-lok said. The new rent kicks in when the charity's three-year lease ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    HKU's HK$200m bill for mainland hospital

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 04:09am by Amy Nip

    ... the Shenzhen government is obliged to solve the funding problem," he said. Another HKU staff member who asked to remain anonymous said the project was a high-risk one and internal views over its ... public funding" and is expected to be settled by the board of the hospital, in accordance with the collaboration agreement. He added that the hospital had provided many benefits, making ...

  9. News - World - HEALTH

    Immunity genes could hold clues to cause of schizophrenia, study says

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 10:57pm by NYT

    ... code associated with disease. The study was funded by the US National Institute of Mental Health and Broad Institute, a biomedical research organisation that partners with the Massachusetts ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    HKUST scientists invent new water purifier

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 04:23am by MICHAEL DE WAAL-MONTGOMERY

    ... led the team in the HK$1 million government-funded research alongside Professor Joseph Kwan Kai-cho, director of the university's health, safety and environment office. "Water from ...




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