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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    US health authorities set target for putting an end to cigarette smoking

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 01:22pm by AP

    ... use," said Matthew Myers, president of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. "We couldn't say that in 1984." Among the things that have changed: Cigarette taxes have increased, ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    More people smoke worldwide now than did in 1980, American Medical Association report says

    Posted Jan 08th 2014, 10:49am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... take strong action, tobacco use can be dramatically reduced.” Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids President Matthew Myers It found that the global smoking rate among men was 41 per cent in 1980, ... per cent in 2012. A similar trend was seen in Australia. “Globally, there has been significant progress in combating the deadly toll of tobacco use,” said Matthew Myers, president ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    More Christmas revellers winding up in hospital

    Posted Dec 24th 2013, 05:15am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... to hospital by ambulance, at best half-conscious, from Lan Kwai Fong or bar areas in Sai Wan, said Matthew Tsui Sik-hon, chief of service for the hospital's accident and emergency department. ...

  4. News - World - HEALTH

    No long-term cost savings with weight loss surgery, study finds

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 02:35pm by Reuters in Baltimore, United States

    ... frame,” said Matthew Maciejewski, who has studied that topic at the Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care at the Durham VA Medical Center in North Carolina. “Every patient needs ...

  5. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    HKU medical students in street crusade

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... health within the community." This was certainly the case for Matthew Law Chun-wah, whose project on colorectal cancer required him to liaise with professionals and organisations ...


    Heart attacks more common among the unemployed, study

    Posted Nov 21st 2012, 03:02pm by Reuters in New York

    ... conditions without health insurance may be to blame, said Matthew Dupre, the lead researcher from the Duke Clinical Research Institute in Durham, North Carolina. “Those without a job may be unable ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Trial at Hong Kong hospital reduces needless issue of strong antibiotics

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... we were stopping doctors from prescribing the antibiotic," Chan said. The medicine and geriatrics department's chief of service, Dr Matthew Tong Kwok-lung, said doctors found ...



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