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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Ice Bucket Challenge risky for health of some people, Hong Kong doctors say

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 04:52am by DANNY LEE

    ... Danny Lee danny.lee@scmp.com Hong Kong physicians say pouring a bucket of freezing water over someone for charity could be risky if they are ailing, elderly or pregnant Doctors cool on ice bucket craze Hong Kong doctors have poured cold water on a charity craze that is sweeping the globe, warning that "vulnerable'' people could be risking their health. The Hong Kong ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    US$100m Ebola emergency response plan unveiled by WHO's Margaret Chan

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 04:03am by Emily Tsang

    ... of sufferers die. Additional reporting by Danny Lee, Agence France-Presse READ MORE: Ebola epidemic unlikely outside West Africa, says scientist who helped discover deadly virus   ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Dead man's family says hospital ignored him

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 04:38am by Emily Tsang

    ... weak. He was bed-bound and most of the time was unconscious. There was no way he was able to keep resisting the treatment," she said. Health-services legislator Joseph Lee Kok-long said he ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    High-risk salons fined and warned

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:57am by Emily Tsang

    ... But Ko said the government did not intend to regulate the entire beauty industry or dampen the market for normal beauty services. Last month, dance teacher Lee Ka-ying died after undergoing ... during blood-transfusion therapy. Yesterday, Ko said he could not give new information on Lee's death as it was still under investigation.   ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Dead liposuction patient was new mum

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 03:41am by Clifford Lo, Patsy Moy and Shirley Zhao

    ... liposuction patient was new mum Dance teacher Lee Ka-ying, who died on Thursday after undergoing liposuction at a private clinic specialising in hair transplants, had given birth to a baby daughter ... was believed to have been the patient's friend for more than 10 years, according to initial police inquiries. Lee was accompanied to the Regrowth Hair Transplant Centre, in Kincheng Commercial ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Woman dies after receiving liposuction at hair treatment centre

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 07:48pm by Emily Tsang, Danny Mok and Johnny Tam

    ... to act on its promise to tighten regulations on beauty salons and private clinics. The woman, dance teacher Lee Ka-ying, 32, underwent the fat-reduction procedure at Regrowth Hair Transplant ... said the surgery was carried out by Dr Kwan Hau-chi, 32. Lee, who lived in Lam Tin, was accompanied by her husband. She is believed to have undergone an earlier liposuction procedure to remove ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Liposuction tragedy to prompt tighter controls on GPs

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 03:41am by Patsy Moy and Ada Lee

    ... Patsy Moy and Ada Lee Minister accepts 'it has taken too long' to regulate high-risk medical procedures Latest death to spur curbs on medics General practitioners may face ... over the death of dance teacher Lee Ka-ying, 32, who lost consciousness after a session to remove fat from her body. He was in discussion with the medical sector on defining which procedures ...

  8. News - Asia - HEALTH

    Filipino nurse from UAE tests negative for Mers

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:37am by AP

    ... infectious diseases programme manager Dr Lyndon Lee Suy said there was currently no Mers epidemic and the World Health Organisation had not issued any restrictions on travelling to or from the Middle East, where more than 1 million Filipinos work. Lee Suy said 119 passengers had been contacted and 72 tested, with 40 so far showing no infection. He said all the nurse's relatives ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    New treatment can help people with peanut allergies to build tolerance

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 06:19pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Lee Tak-hong, director of the centre. Accidental exposure- such as when people with a nut allergy eat food that is not labelled as containing nuts- accounts for about half of the allergic ... and the Happy Valley hospital will now look at carrying out a larger-scale trial. A similar trial in the United States had achieved similar results, Lee said. The treatment cost some HK$300,000 per ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    1,000 gay men from Hong Kong and China wanted to trial anti-HIV jab

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 03:47am by LO WEI

    ... activity. But Professor Martin Markowitz, clinical director of the centre, which is an affiliate of Rockefeller University, said yesterday that the stigma surrounding gay men in China might pose ...




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