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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    British parliamentarians urge health warnings for alcohol

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 08:08pm by GDN

    ... The Guardian in London Report highlights cost to British economy of excessive drinking and rise in liver disease UK MPs urge health warnings for alcohol Health warnings should be compulsory on bottles of wine, beer and spirits to raise awareness of the dangers of excessive drinking and the growing problem of liver disease, a group of British MPs has said. The recommendation ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Atlanta's Emory University Hospital takes in first of two US Ebola victims

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 06:53am by MCT, Reuters

    ... the virus. The patients will be able to see loved ones through a plate glass window and speak to those outside their rooms by phone or intercom. Brantly is a 33-year-old father of two young children, ...

  3. News - World - HEALTH

    Even light drinkers have increased risk of heart disease, says study

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 09:48pm by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies in London Light tipplers risk heart disease too, study says A glass or two of alcohol is good for your heart, according to long-standing medical advice that drinkers are often fond of citing. But, according to a study published yesterday, this cherished invitation to say "cheers" is well off the mark. Reducing even light consumption of alcohol will not only ...

  4. News - China Insider - HEALTH

    Drinking your own urine: The unorthodox Chinese 'miracle cure'

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 07:32pm by Nectar Gan

    ... the purest. Secondly, you need to use a glass instead of a plastic or metal cup to better preserve the original flavours.” However, the other interviewee, 88-year-old Zhou Linhui, said he had been ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    'I could never give up on my HIV-positive son'

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 04:48am by LO WEI

    ... and forth between the mainland and Hong Kong every three months carrying up to 20 bottles of medicine- while fighting off accusations of being a smuggler- the challenges seem almost insurmountable. ...

  6. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    A year of cancer, one photo at a time: Former Hongkonger keeps picture diary of battle

    Posted Apr 15th 2014, 09:32pm by Jeremy Blum

    ... Jeremy Blum jeremy.blum@scmp.com Former Hong Kong resident Jennifer Glass took a photo of herself daily during a year-long battle with lung cancer Jennifer Glass has always had ... taking on three years of public relations work in Hong Kong – a city she still describes as “a place where anything could happen and [everything] was possible”. Eventually, Glass returned ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Medical gadgets fair targets a healthy profit

    Posted May 12th 2014, 04:45am by Christy Choi

    ... on display. One device that was catching the eye of buyers at the Hong Kong International Medical Devices and Supplies Fair was a pair of hi-tech smart glasses that help nurses find veins. "Even the best nurses have trouble getting the needles in the first time around," said Frank Ball, president of Evena Medical, a small Silicon Valley company that produces the Eyes-On glasses ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    20 per cent more elderly seeking treatment for serious eye condition each year

    Posted May 19th 2014, 05:07am by Emily Tsang

    ... to be affected by the condition after the age of 50. If they know they are at high risk of having AMD, they should take early precautions- such as quitting smoking, wearing dark glasses in sunlight, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Wine tax could be reintroduced to curb Hong Kong's binge drinking

    Posted May 16th 2014, 03:12am by LO WEI

    ... is more serious among girls- from 2.8 to 7.9 per cent. Binge drinking is defined as having drunk at least five glasses or cans of alcoholic drinks on one occasion in the past month. Hong Kong ...

  10. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    Tap water may be better than the bottled variety

    Posted Jun 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Nadine Bateman

    ... Nadine Bateman life@scmp.com It's important to drink about two litres of water every day, but what's the best source - filtered from the tap or bottled? Nadine Bateman asks ... or bottled? There are so many varieties of both. On a recent trip to the supermarket, I counted nine brands of bottled water. Then there were the various types: spring, mineral, mineralised, ...




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