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  1. Group therapy

    Posted Aug 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... physicians set up as consultant specialists and junior doctors opened neighbourhood clinics. Not anymore. Whether working for one of the growing number of health care groups or setting up on their own, doctors find each route presents mounting challenges. Increasingly, many find the solution lies in setting up group practices. 'The heyday is gone,' says Chan Hing-wai, recalling ...

  2. the human body

    Posted Mar 12th 2006, 12:00am by Paul Kay

    ... Compiled by Paul Kay 1 What are the four main blood groups? 2 In degrees Celsius, what is the accepted normal temperature for the human body? 3 In centimetres, what length of head hair ... visual information received from the eyes? Solution: 1 A, B, AB and O 2 Thirty-seven degrees Celsius 3 15cm 4 The femure, or thigh bone 5 The pancreas 6 a) 206 7 In the foot (it's the big ...

  3. News - World - HEALTH

    Pfizer trial shows experimental drug doubles time until breast cancer tumours grow worse

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:52pm by Reuters

    ... the cancer in 55 per cent of the same group of women.   ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Doctors attacked by knife-wielding patient in Shanghai, latest in series of assaults on medics

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 05:00pm by Minnie Chan

    ... carried out a drill to practice how to deal with large groups of angry patient’s relatives attacking a hospital. A 50-year-old man with cancer attacked the doctors at a hospital in Shanghai ...

  5. Study shows depression eases with acupuncture

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... taking antidepressants for moderate depression. Thirty-eight were given the electro-acupuncture and 35 underwent a non-invasive treatment to check for a placebo effect. The patients received nine 45-minute acupuncture treatments over three weeks, and although assessments by doctors and patients showed improvements in both groups, those who underwent electro-acupuncture improved by 2.39 ...

  6. HK tourists suffer food poisoning after New Year's Eve buffet

    Posted Jan 04th 2004, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... Raymond Ma Thirty-three Hong Kong residents have been diagnosed with food poisoning after eating contaminated food at a beach resort in Phuket, Thailand, the Department of Health said ... people were admitted to a hospital in Thailand and later discharged. Others sought medical treatment on their return to Hong Kong and are in stable condition. The 33 were among three tour groups ...

  7. News - World

    Overweight children ‘to be new norm in Europe’

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 06:14pm

    ... is encouraged and the healthy food choice is the default choice, regardless of social group,” says Joao Breda, the WHO’s programme manager for nutrition, physical activity and obesity in Europe. ...

  8. HK$222m of swine flu jabs burned

    Posted Feb 17th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the vaccine could protect two million people in high-risk groups, including the elderly, young children, pregnant women, chronically ill patients, medical staff and pig farm workers. But the vaccine ... ordered 300,000 doses of flu vaccine this year, but unused vaccine can be returned. Two men, aged 69 and 62, died of swine flu on Monday, taking the death toll since late December to 12. Thirty ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH CARE

    Patient and doctor groups welcome U-turn on promoting private care

    Posted Sep 05th 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Groups say medicine should never have been seen as economic pillar, and hail focus on locals Patients, doctors welcome u-turn on private care The government's decision to stop pursuing private health care as a "new pillar" of economic growth is a step towards reform, say patients' and doctors' groups. Secretary for Food ...

  10. 'Deadly' mutant bacteria on loose

    Posted Jun 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... died in Queen Mary Hospital on May 29 had been found in 'dozens more' patients. The finding supports the theory that a genetic change within the group A Streptococcus bacteria is the cause of the outbreak, said Yuen. At yesterday's meeting, the Hospital Authority decided to step up surveillance by testing more patients for group A Streptococcus, which can cause other ...




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