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  1. News - Hong Kong - H7N9 Bird Flu

    Elderly man latest to die in Hong Kong after contracting H7N9 bird flu

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 03:34pm

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Man had long-term health problems and had been in Shenzhen, where samples of the virus have been found at wet markets Hong Kong's death toll from ... people have died. There have been four cases in Hong Kong; three of the victims have died. The first, Indonesian domestic helper Tri Mawarti, was released from Tuen Mun Hospital earlier ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1416636/elderly-man-latest-die-hong-kong-after-contracting-h7n9-bird-flu
  2. Lifestyle - Health

    Allergies need to become a medical discipline in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 04th 2012, 12:00am by Richard Lord

    ... is very poor. That's not unique to Hong Kong. It's the same wherever allergies aren't a medical discipline." While the HKAA gets government funding, Wong says the political ... Richard Lord healthpost@scmp.com Allergies are becoming more common in Hong Kong but a shortage of trained specialists is hampering treatment for sufferers, writes Richard Lord Not up ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1028758/allergies-need-become-medical-discipline-hong-kong
  3. Hong Kong clinic beats bureaucracy to open in Guangzhou

    Posted Apr 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chloe Lai in Guangzhou Nearly three years after the cross-border free trade pact opened the way to wholly-owned Hong Kong clinics on the mainland without any minimum investment requirement, the first one has finally opened in Guangzhou. The Hong Kong Wan Zhi Medical Services Centre, with three specialists and one family doctor, rented 240 square metre premises in Guangzhou ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/965809/hong-kong-clinic-beats-bureaucracy-open-guangzhou
  4. Comment - Blogs

    Hong Kong runner Andre Blumberg's Grand Slam quest

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:12pm by Jeanette Wang

    ... then the Leadville 100 (Aug 17) in the Colorado Rockies, and finishing off with the Wasatch Front (Sept 6) in Utah’s Wasatch Mountains. Hong Kong is represented by Andre Blumberg, 43, a German IT director ... difficult part is getting through the lottery for the Western States 100,” says Blumberg, who returned to Hong Kong on Tuesday after the first Slam. The race, the world’s oldest 100-mile race ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/blogs/article/1275213/hong-kong-runner-andre-blumbergs-grand-slam-quest
  5. Comment - Blogs

    Ultra crazy: The North Face 100, Hong Kong's latest 100km race

    Posted Jun 30th 2013, 11:07am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com The event is the fourth 100km trail race to be held in Hong Kong and caters to a growing demand for such endurance challenges With marathons being ... for century races that Hong Kong is set to have its fourth this year: The North Face 100 Hong Kong on Dec 14. It joins the Vibram Hong Kong 100, Lantau 100 and Oxfam Trailwalker on the territory’s ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/blogs/article/1272321/ultra-crazy-north-face-100-hong-kongs-latest-100km-race
  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Teaching pupils about benefits of rest has no effect on their sleeping habits: study

    Posted Mar 14th 2014, 06:15pm by JENNFER NGO

    ... University of Hong Kong’s faculty of medicine. “[Previous] studies had shown that because teenagers’ biological clock is two hours slower than adults, it is actually slightly harder for them to sleep ... obesity,” he said. According to various scientific studies conducted both in Hong Kong and overseas, insufficient sleep may increase the likelihood of obesity – especially among teenagers, said ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1448736/teaching-pupils-about-benefits-rest-has-no-effect-their-sleeping
  7. Hong Kong should be a world vaccine producer, not consumer

    Posted Oct 15th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... doorstep. Hong Kong already has the expertise, capital and means to develop a leading vaccine research and production centre second to none. It just requires the political will from our government ... time as the virus will eventually become resistant. Consequently, the world looks to vaccination as its main defence against this pandemic. The Hong Kong government's own pandemic plan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/695441/hong-kong-should-be-world-vaccine-producer-not-consumer
  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong fails to promote breast milk even amid formula shortage

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by Hazel Knowles

    ... essential, said Maggie Holmes, of the Hong Kong branch of La Leche League. The group also criticised a scheme set up by seven major formula makers and the General Chamber of Pharmacy that invited ... to market to them directly." Dr Patricia Ip Lai-sheung, chairwoman of the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative Hong Kong Association, said in some ways the shortage had been an opportunity ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1230302/hong-kong-fails-promote-breast-milk-even-amid-formula-shortage
  9. Mental centres a political hot potato

    Posted Nov 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the territory. So far, only nine centres have been set up. Late last year, a Tuen Mun district councillor of the Democratic Alliance for Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong (DAB) led the opposition ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/983931/mental-centres-political-hot-potato
  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Organ donor saves two lives as doctors perform ground-breaking operation

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 01:57pm

    ... lives, one of them in a ground-breaking operation.   An operation involving a double lung transplant and heart repair surgery, carried out in Hong Kong for the first time, was one of two ... brought about by a congenital heart defect. At the same time she received heart repair surgery, making the operation a first for Hong Kong. Dr Timmy Au Wing-kuk, chief of cardiothoracic surgery ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1436266/organ-donor-saves-two-lives-doctors-perform-ground-breaking-operation

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