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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

    ... a sample batch tested positive for the virus, prompting a city-wide ban on the sale of live chickens. Xinhua said mainland experts were not certain if human-to-human transmission was involved ... of "limited" human-to-human infections of H7N9, but there was no evidence of sustained transmission yet. Meanwhile, police are cracking down on what Xinhua described as widespread rumour-mongering ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health

    On the hunt for herbal remedies

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... PureWorld, a company he was working for at that time but was eventually bought out by Naturex. It took three years before the company finally showed an interest and agreed to fund his expedition ... to an American with a commercial interest. "I show up with tremendous respect," says Kilham. "If everybody is running around barefoot in drawstring shorts and going fishing, I'm ...

  3. Lifestyle - Health - LAB REPORT

    Lab report

    Posted Jul 08th 2013, 10:04am by Jeanette Wang

    ... in breast milk Researchers have revealed in detail the blueprint for making milk in the human mammary gland, uncovering why many mothers have difficulty making enough milk to breastfeed. Insulin ... among humans for more than a year. Still, researchers urge vigilance to prevent the global spread of the virus. No one has tested positive for it in Hong Kong as yet. A 51-year-old man suspected ...

  4. Comment - Blogs

    Hong Kong runner Andre Blumberg's Grand Slam quest

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

    ... succession and I felt a little bit burned out as a result. My mind was tired and not motivated anymore to do events or go running. The interesting aspect with the Grand Slam is you actually have ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

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

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

    ... the area”. “In Hong Kong, this means demanding climbs, scenic vistas and interesting off-the-beaten-path trails,” says Semick, who won the 2012 TNF100 Beijing. The event is part of the eight-race TNF ...

  6. Lifestyle - Health - HITS AND MYTHS

    Hits and myths: juice detox

    Posted Jun 17th 2013, 12:00am by Sasha Gonzales

    ... stamina, since the energy that would otherwise have been used to digest food is conserved, a clearer complexion, thanks to the increased vitamin and mineral intake, and weight loss. The human body ...

  7. News - China - SOCIETY

    Underdiagnosis of hypertension reveals bigger health system gap in China, experts say

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... monthly pension, on treatment drugs. She says her illness deprives her of “all interesting things” in life, affecting her mood. “I can’t eat delicious food or go out with my friends. I can’t walk ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hospital Authority faces increasing demands on its services

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

    ... and the possibility of a lack of a successor at senior management level- require steps to improve human resource management. Addressing external risks such as the demand created by the ageing population, ...

  9. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    Doctor remembers a family's sacrifice in donating organs

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by KRISHNAN GANAPATHY

    ... services were placed on red alert. Doctors authorised by the government to declare brain death were contacted. Legal experts reviewed the 1995 Transplantation of Human Organs Rules. Two secretaries ... It was pointed out that the five specialists who had confirmed brain death had between them a century of experience. The ICU had state-of-the-art equipment and personnel. Everything humanly possible had ...

  10. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    Nanomedicine could outdo surgery

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

    ... and release drugs slowly and steadily. "If you put 1,000 nanoparticles side by side they are about the width of a human hair," says Dr Juliana Chan, adjunct assistant professor ... damage, which - unlike many other anti-inflammatory strategies - does not compromise host defence and promotes tissue repair." How safe are these nanoparticles to human health? A key concern ...




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