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  1. Exhibits highlight health hazards

    Posted Aug 28th 2006, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... secondary schools, this year's theme is 'Science Unlimited, Health Potentiated'. The exhibition is aimed at encouraging students to investigate health issues, and use their science knowledge to come up with new inventions to help raise public awareness about health hazards faced by society today. After an assessment by professionals and academics, 28 schools were selected ...

  2. Hong Kong needs infrastructure to stay world class

    Posted Aug 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... their aspirations, values and identity. Public works therefore are essential to ensure that Hong Kong remains a world-class city. While a population forecast indicates slowing growth, the tourism industry ... be directed to the government's short-sighted measures to stem the budget deficit and so undermine the foundations of Hong Kong's aspirations, values and identity. RICHARD KO, honorary ...

  3. Walk your way to good health

    Posted Feb 09th 2009, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... atmosphere and showed that sport is not restricted to elite athletes. But for those who found the marathon too daunting, there's always the 2009 MTR Hong Kong Race Walking competition to look forward to. The fifth annual event, co-organised by the MTR and the Hong Kong Amateur Athletics Association (HKAAA), will be held in April. This year, participants will have the chance to compete ...

  4. Lifestyle - Health - GREAT STRIDES

    Great Strides: Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by TROY DE HAAS

    ... Troy de Haas healthpost@scmp.com On the home stretch Visitors to Hong Kong are usually familiar with the territory's food, shopping, high-density living and pollution. But few tourists- and even residents- think of Hong Kong as a running paradise. The fact is, wherever you are in this great city, you are just around the corner from a park or traffic-free running trail. ...

  5. Runners raise HK$1.3 million

    Posted Mar 26th 2007, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... health. As in the past few years, the funds would be allocated to support Health in Mind, a youth programme co-organised by the Hospital Authority and Mindset. ...

  6. Save the Children Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 05th 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... to our classmates after Lunar New Year and ask them to donate some of their lai see money to Save the Children Hong Kong. The Lunar New Year is a time for celebration, but we should not forget ...

  7. Rat Racers to run for mental health

    Posted Jun 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... each team of eight will benefit Mindset, a charitable organisation that raises public awareness and provides support through mental health initiatives. 'In Hong Kong, the problems ... Amanda Price An army of men and women in suits and ties will dash through the streets of Central on Sunday, October 28, as part of Hong Kong's second annual Central Rat Race. From ...

  8. Get out and about and promote good health

    Posted Jan 25th 2007, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... By Judy Ngao The annuaL MTR Hong Kong Race Walking competition will be held on April 15 at Chater Garden in Central. Over the years, the race- which was launched in 2005- has attracted more than 2,000 participants. The fund-raising activity is in support of the Hospital Authority's 'Better Health for a Better Hong Kong' programme. The event has so far raised ...

  9. One step at a time for good health

    Posted Jan 29th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... that can improve health. Now in its fourth year, the competition is jointly organised by the MTR Corporation and the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association (HKAAA). So far, it has raised more than HK$3 million to help organise educational and promotional activities about better health in Hong Kong. The event is scheduled to take place in Central. Participants include popular Hong Kong ...

  10. Letters

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

    ... necessary to Hong Kong? In recent years, a significant numbers of health problems in Hong Kong have been mainly caused by the lack of comprehensive elderly health-care services, family violence ... psychological and environmental health of the citizens of Hong Kong. The SAR government should establish a community health team in each district. Each team should consist of family doctors, community ...




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