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  1. News - Asia - ENVIRONMENT

    Burning rubbish worse for us and the planet than thought, study shows

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 02:56am by AP

    ... Associated Press in New Delhi Health and pollution impacts a lot bigger than was previously thought, study shows Effects of burning rubbish 'misjudged' Rampant burning of rubbish ... the air. "Most health regulations are based on the total mass of particles in the air, based on their size. But that's not getting at what the particles are made of. That can have ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1581353/burning-rubbish-worse-us-and-planet-thought-study-shows
  2. Business - Money

    Town Health aims to list Hangzhou hospital by 2017

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 05:08am by Jeanny Yu

    ... Jeanny Yu jeanny.yu@scmp.com Town Health aims to list Hangzhou hospital Health-care-service provider Town Health International Medical Group, backed by toy magnate Francis Choi Chi-ming, is expected to list its newly acquired hospital business in Hangzhou by 2017, given the robust revenue growth of the health care industry on the mainland. The company said yesterday it would buy a 51 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1524864/town-health-aims-list-hangzhou-hospital-2017
  3. Lifestyle

    Smartphone app that measures air pollution being developed

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 10:39am by ALAN YU

    ... various districts in Hong Kong compare against the levels of air pollution set by the World Health Organisation, as well as estimates of the numbers of deaths, days spent in hospital, visits ... at the University of Hong Kong's School of Public Health, and creator of the index. He says the interface is difficult to get right and there still aren't enough resources available to assess ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/article/1581750/smartphone-app-measures-air-pollution
  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Planning to have a baby in Hong Kong? That'll cost you HK$5.5m

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 04:03am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... as it launched its online child cost calculator yesterday. Education, clothing, food, transport, holidays, entertainment, health, insurance, housing and domestic helpers can all be inputted ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1583164/planning-baby-thatll-be-hk55m
  5. News - Asia - Ebola virus

    Vietnam releases Nigerians isolated for Ebola screening as Myanmar continues tests

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 12:40pm

    ... results for the pair are not yet known but the health ministry said their condition had improved. “After 24 hours of monitoring, the two patients were without fever, showing no abnormal signs ... passengers sitting next to the pair – who travelled to Vietnam on Monday from Nigeria via Qatar – have also been advised to monitor their health conditions. Vietnam has introduced mandatory ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1578372/vietnam-releases-two-nigerians-isolated-ebola-tests
  6. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Hazardous level of trace metals in Hong Kong’s air as scientists warn of health crisis

    Posted May 30th 2014, 11:40pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com Scientists warn of potential public health crisis, with Chinese breathing in up to 20 times the amount of dangerous particles found in the US Hazardous ... of health-threatening trace metals, the scientists say. Nearly 20 per cent of PM2.5 particle samples collected in the city carried metals such as zinc, a hazardous element that can permanently damage DNA. While ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1522257/hazardous-level-trace-metals-chinas-air-warn-scientists
  7. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH BITES

    Health bites

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 10:51am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Cynical? You may be hurting your brain People with high levels of cynical distrust may be more likely to develop dementia, finds a study in Neurology. Nearly 1,500 people with an average age of 71 were given tests for ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1523842/health-bites
  8. Business - Companies - TECHNOLOGY

    AAC Technologies to catch growth in wearables market

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:21am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... fitness and health care. In a recent report, IHS analyst Shane Walker said: "The market is dominated at present by the health care and fitness segments." Products in those segments include fitness-tracking and health-measurement devices worn by users that link to mobile applications on their smartphones or media tablets. "During the next five years, infotainment ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1582411/aac-technologies-catch-growth-wearables-market
  9. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    SmarTone eyes better days ahead

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:21am by BIEN PEREZ

    ... the operator launched its "HealthReach" software application, through subsidiary Connected Health. The app allows users to securely record, transmit, store and share their health ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1582454/smartone-eyes-better-days-ahead
  10. News - Asia - DISEASE

    Teenager contracts dengue fever in Japan, in first such case in 70 years

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 02:56am by KYODO

    ... Kyodo in Tokyo Rare case of dengue contracted in Japan The Japanese health ministry said yesterday it had found a patient who contracted dengue fever while in the country, the first time ... to the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry. The patient, a Japanese teenager with no record of overseas travel, ran a high fever late this month and has stayed in a hospital in the city of Saitama. Her ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1581276/teenager-contracts-dengue-fever-japan-first-such-case-70-years

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