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  1. Project to help Beijing pupils cope in life

    Posted May 10th 2008, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... The three-year Beijing project will help 900 children in 30 kindergartens. Acting vice-president of HKIEd Cheng Yin-cheong said the project showed significant progress in promoting mental health. ...

  2. Visibly wrong

    Posted Jan 28th 2011, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... No government official seems to have the confidence to argue that public health matters, too. This is where the mental disconnect lies. Construction projects are seen as good for society; public health ... Christine Loh The government has got itself stuck in the same old rut; it can't decide between 'economic development' and public health. This is why there is a deafening ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Feb 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... experiencing feelings of distress or despair, The Samaritans sees an acute need for the government to scale up resources to map out and to implement a sustainable public health policy. Promoting mental ... to recognise that promoting mental wellness is a key component of the overall public health system. Liz Chamberlain, The Samaritans Subsidy only encourages power use A long time ago, the government ...

  4. HK must get rid of dog-eat-dog mentality and be creative again

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Having read the extremely timely letter from J. Y. K, Cheng regarding the effectiveness, or lack of it, of the Hong Kong Tourism Board ('Tourism Board has money to burn, but little to show for it', July 4) and the downturn hitting the casinos in ...

  5. In the shadow of wealth

    Posted Apr 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... cities. A city's success, whether it's London or Hong Kong, depends not only on financial prowess but also on the well-being and mental health of residents. The fact that Hong Kong has ... happier lives: Londoners reported significantly higher levels of anxiety and significantly lower levels of life satisfaction, sense of worth and happiness. In Hong Kong, improving mental health ...

  6. Letters

    Posted May 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Let's hear those stories and understand the real situation of what it really takes to be an organ donor. Will Lai, Western district Neglected area of health care in HK Mental health services ... mental health problems. I do not think the government is providing sufficient support services for psychiatric patients in the city. Mental health services provided by public hospitals ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Nov 26th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... higher. It's not a perfect cat, but history shows it can catch mice. Allan Woodley, Kennedy Town Mental health checks a must The tragedy last month where a woman threw her children from their 24th floor flat in Tin Shui Wai and then killed herself, has raised concerns about mental health care. Hong Kong people are busy and have little time to relax. Many of us, therefore, find ...

  8. letters

    Posted Dec 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... What's more, e-learning might pose health risks. Many researchers and experts point out that using computers can be harmful to our eyes, hands and backs. Some researchers also argue ... that one of those voters is me. Marco Tsang Chi-hin, SKH Lam Kau Mow Secondary School Government should help the mentally ill I wish to talk about mental illness in Hong Kong and what ...

  9. Health warning as pollutants build in delta fish

    Posted Oct 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... by the Yangcheng Evening News. 'What's more serious is that the toxins are multiplied through the food chain and can eventually damage human health.' The report said Guangdong's water ...

  10. News - China - PEARL BRIEFING

    Fears of tainted rice turn delta shoppers to Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 08th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... rice-growing regions across Guangdong. Cadmium, an element used in battery production, can cause digestive system failure and other health problems. Only a fool would eat tainted rice. However, delta ...




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