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  1. The Tea Enthusiast's Handbook

    Posted Feb 28th 2010, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... Charmaine Chan The Tea Enthusiast's Handbook by Mary Lou Heiss and Robert Heiss Ten Speed Press, HK$136 The authors of The Tea Enthusiast's Handbook will intensify the thirst of most readers with this compact guide, a companion to their The Story of Tea. Mary Lou and Robert Heiss, purveyors of tea in the US, address new topics such as the storage, aging and steeping ...

  2. Excitotoxins: The Taste That Kills

    Posted Aug 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... claims, can also lead to neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's and Lou Gehrig's disease. Although there are probably as many disbelievers as supporters, Blaylock's ...

  3. Girl, 3, in 19,000km flight for life

    Posted Aug 15th 2004, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... in Guangdong last night after a nerve-racking, 19,000km, 24-hour journey from Ecuador to Hong Kong. But the family's ordeal is far from over. The parents of three-year-old Sophia Lou said ... Alliance Church, the Ecuadorean Red Cross, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines and the Chinese embassy in Quito. Doctors at the private Guangdong hospital have run a battery of tests, but her father, Lou ...

  4. Aid urged for victims of muscular diseases

    Posted Jul 13th 2006, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... nervous system or absence of certain muscle proteins, characterised by dysfunction, progressive degeneration and atrophy of muscles,' Dr Chow said. Muscular atrophy is similar to the Lou Gehrig's disease, which afflicts eminent scientist Stephen Hawking. Muscular atrophy progresses more slowly than Lou Gehrig's disease. Neither disease can be cured. Professor Hawking was feted ...

  5. Genetic link sought for fatal illness

    Posted Oct 14th 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... HK doctors are studying families that suffer from Lou Gehrig's disease Hong Kong doctors are trying to find out whether a gene causes the fatal neurological disease Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS). More commonly known as Lou Gehrig's disease, after the famed American baseballer who had the disease, ALS is a motor neuron disease. It causes the body's nervous ...

  6. China closes stem-cell gap with the West

    Posted May 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Many mainland hospitals are not waiting for clinical approval. They are offering stem-cell injections for diseases such as cerebral palsy and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, sometimes called Lou ...

  7. Animal therapy is good medicine for helping young and old heal

    Posted Jul 11th 2010, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... Dr Max, she tried to run over him on her bicycle. Yet, says Yau, when they asked her if she would like to take Dr Lou Lou (all the dogs assume the professional title) for a walk, she nodded. May May was taught, over time, how to ask Dr Lou Lou's guardian for permission to walk the dog and eventually looked into the guardian's face when doing so. At first May May could ...

  8. Disease victims in cry for help

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... housing block, where he lives on the sixth floor. Every day, she aids the 38-year-old in brushing his teeth, changing his clothes, bathing, taking medication and eating. Commonly known as Lou ...

  9. Serves us right

    Posted Jan 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is growing.' According to dietitian Mary Lou Plante, nutrition resource manager at Food Bank of Central New York, 20 years ago, for example, the average bagel was 7.6 centimetres in diameter and had ...

  10. Pain lingers from melamine-tainted milk scandal

    Posted Sep 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... very lucky.' Li Dandan is one of the unlucky ones. Her two-year-old daughter, Lou Qianqian, has been on a drip since September 16 last year. Two kidney stones almost a centimetre ...




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