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  1. Health sector in Africa targeted

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to produce pharmaceuticals will require different types of investment- public and private partnerships, technology transfers, research and development, and building greater capacity. Many ... and finance. The continent is home to more than 26 million Aids/HIV patients- two thirds of the world's total cases. The number of tuberculosis patients is rising by 2.4 million a year and more ...

  2. State investment boosts Kunming centre

    Posted Jul 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is the increasing number of scientists with Chinese backgrounds returning to conduct research, form partnerships or establish labs on the mainland. A renowned Parkinson's disease researcher was invited ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hospital Authority faces increasing demands on its services

    Posted May 16th 2013, 12:00am by LEUNG PAK-YIN

    ... clinic quota. We will explore the potential for expanding our recently established cross-cluster patient referral scheme. We will invest HK$812 million in new equipment this year to help enhance the effectiveness and safety of our services. Lastly, building on our previous success with public-private partnerships, we will strengthen external relationships with qualified medical service providers ...

  4. Gains from investments, associates rescue CK Life

    Posted Aug 12th 2005, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... yesterday posted a sharp jump in first-half net profit to $3.29 million from $838,000- but it took gains in investment securities and profit from associate companies to increase its earnings. Core ... investments, and a $4.8 million share of results of associate companies, to offset operating losses and leave the bottom line higher. 'What differentiates CK Life Sciences from other biotechnology ...

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    ‘Digital health’ movement in focus at tech show

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:41pm by AFP

    ... and caloric burn rate. The program “adds game mechanics and game psychology to make the experience more engaging and immersing,” said Arrianne Hoyland, game producer for the insurance giant. Hoyland said the company has other programs such as using mobile apps to provide rewards to pregnant women to encourage prenatal visits. The women are given a gift certificate but if they receive ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Youngster becomes autism educator after overcoming the condition

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... recalls. Nicholas was examined by the Autism Partnership in Hong Kong, as well as the New York University Child Study Centre, both of which confirmed the diagnosis. "Around that time, we found ... Nicholas improve his condition. From the age of three to six, he had applied behavioural analysis therapy. Professionals from the Autism Partnership spent 30 hours each week with Nicholas ...

  7. Lifestyle - Health

    Stress hurts women far worse

    Posted Apr 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Kate Whitehead

    ... health. Diet is also an important factor, along with investment in personal relationships. Freeman points to the success of Britain's national mental health campaign "Five a Day", ... issues, and all of that. "There are typically more stresses and strains within those realms, and they are realms that are undervalued. Women's work in the home is less rewarded. Women ...

  8. Young given chance to care for elderly

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com A major operator of homes for the elderly is wooing secondary-school leavers who fail to gain entry to higher study with free courses and HK$8,000 a month ... per month. Care homes are struggling with a staff shortage of about 10 per cent and are facing what has been dubbed an 'old people taking care of older people' situation. The average ...

  9. Private-public partnership needed for better cover

    Posted May 23rd 2007, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... partnership, and recommended a means of providing broader insurance coverage for the general population, with private medical insurance complementing state-run schemes. According to Raymond Yeung ... Overall, Mr Yeung said that China had an opportunity to create a model of public-private partnership that other countries would emulate. The vital element, though, was to get the right ...

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    Nanomedicine could outdo surgery

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by DAVID TAN

    ... David Tan Nanoparticles programmed to dispatch drugs to specific parts of the body could make surgery a thing of the past, writes David Tan Time capsules Imagine swallowing a pill of tiny molecular robots that can hone in on any injured part of your body and perform repairs. In 1959, the Nobel Laureate Richard Feynman predicted that we would one day be able to "swallow ...




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