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  1. We must return to a Sars mentality

    Posted Feb 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... mentality is necessary. ...

  2. letters

    Posted Nov 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for consumers' health The cases of illegal additives in food over recent years have been very disturbing. Food safety is an important issue for everybody. In my opinion, citizens do not have enough ... in markets. I think the answer is some kind of collaboration between the government, food producers and food retailers. All three should put the health of consumers first. Tiffany Wong, Yan Oi Tang ...

  3. Medi watch

    Posted May 19th 2008, 12:00am by Jerome Watson

    ... that a wave of cheap Chinese generic drugs will drive down prices around the world. Pharmaceutical-information group IMS Health says the US Food and Drug Administration's approval in July last ... generic pills, Reuters reports. IMS Health says that at least 10 other Chinese companies are set to release generic drugs. Alzheimer's risk a weighty issue Being obese significantly increases ...

  4. Petitioners detained in mental hospitals

    Posted Dec 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui Villagers forcibly drugged, says newspaper Petitioners who complained to higher authorities about injustices have been forcibly detained in mental hospitals by authorities ... in Xintai, was abducted by the township's petition officials and taken to Xintai's mental hospital while on his way to petition in Beijing on October 19, The Beijing News reported. During ...

  5. Chew for better memory

    Posted May 18th 2008, 12:00am by Wynnie Chan

    ... Even a little exercise can help you stay mentally sharp and improve your memory. 2 Brain games: Have you heard the saying 'use it or lose it'? If we don't exercise our brains, ... meditating or yoga, go for a walk with your friends or watch a movie. 4 Keep hydrated: Your brain is 80 per cent water, keep yourself hydrated otherwise your mental performance will deteriorate. ...

  6. Therapists help light pierce the darkness

    Posted May 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... psychologists and therapists had arrived in, or were on their way to, quake-hit areas by Monday, according to Xinhua. However, they were far outnumbered by people in need at refugee camps. Mental health ... to get an overview of the mental health needs of the people since arriving in Mianyang on May 16. Dr Hu said problems with the quake refugees, frontline rescuers - and even journalists - ranged ...

  7. Authorities accused of shirking their responsibility by not admitting that contaminated blood was a major contributor to the spread of HIV infection

    Posted Dec 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... heard. They went to the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Civil Affairs, and even to the Communist Party's Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, but so far no official has been ... biggest problem right now is a government cover-up,' she said. 'The local government's interest is tied in with such illegal blood sales due to bribery and a face-saving mentality ...

  8. My Life as a Side Effect: Living with Depression

    Posted Oct 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... depression ('mental illness'), a state she finds far more intriguing and worthy of examination than her own psyche. She has even subtitled her book 'living with depression', ... have been found whoring their authority to pharmaceutical companies for millions. But Deitz doesn't concern herself with politics. She promotes understanding of depression as 'mental ...

  9. Hospitals, insurer sued over toxic gel implants

    Posted Sep 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Shenzhen lodged claims against Shenzhen Fuhua Hospital and Shenzhen Sunshine Hospital for irreparable damage and mental anguish incurred by injections of defective hydrophilic polyacrylamide gel, ... customers that they also were covered by the policy, which was untrue. Zhuo Xiaoqin , the lawyer for all 24 PAAG plaintiffs who is also the chief legal consultant for the Ministry of Health, said ...

  10. Hospitals criticised for slow reporting on infectious diseases

    Posted Jul 27th 2005, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan In a bid to discourage cover-ups and raise the standards of Guangdong's health-care system, health authorities have revealed the names of five hospitals that have been ... Shanwei, Zhanjiang, Maoming and Yangjiang. They were censured for improper disposal of medical waste and having contaminated facilities. A Health Department official said the government would ...




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