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  1. News - China - HEALTH

    Measles makes a comeback in China as vaccination falters among migrant workers

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:23am by Zhuang Pinghui

    ... there were still more than 6,000 reported by the health authorities. Amid warnings the number of cases is likely to keep on rising, doctors have urged the central government to push vaccination. ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Ebola outbreak ion West Africa 'totally out of control'

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 01:17am by AP

    ... people were very mobile and had spread to even more densely populated areas. The disease typically struck sparsely populated areas in central or eastern Africa and so was less easily spread, he ...

  3. News - China - HEALTH

    Paint factory in Hunan town closed after state media reports 300 children suffer lead poisoning

    Posted Jun 16th 2014, 04:02am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... the national limit, was likely the result of them chewing on pencils at school. Su Genlin, the chief of Dapu town, told China Central Television that "when the children were studying in school ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Nation's drinking water pipelines contaminated with micro-organisms, say experts

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:06am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... question whether the central government would commit to the funding, and if replacement is the most efficient solution. Water safety on the mainland has come under scrutiny following a tap water ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Wine tax 'won't stop young binge drinkers'

    Posted May 17th 2014, 04:02am by Christy Choi

    ... of La Cabane, a wine bistro on Hollywood Road in Central. "Usually it's spirits or beer, and spirits are already taxed so highly, it still doesn't stop the 18- to 24-year-olds ... represents the restaurants and bars in the nightlife district in Central, believes education is the best way forward. "[A tax] won't affect us much, because most of our customers ...

  6. News - World - HEALTH

    Red wine antioxidant resveratol no magic pill for health, study finds

    Posted May 13th 2014, 09:15pm by AFP

    ... the Chianti study certainly cast doubt on a central tenet of the "French paradox"- the surmise that it is the resveratrol in red wine consumed by the French that has kept cardiovascular ...

  7. News - World - HEALTH

    One billion people still defecate in public despite health risks, says UN

    Posted May 09th 2014, 11:58pm by Reuters

    ... this was disbursed from the central level to the provinces and then all the provinces had their own mechanisms of implementing … those billions of dollars did not reach the poorest." India has now woken ...

  8. News - China - HEALTH

    Guangzhou begins trial ban of live poultry sales after H7N9 wet market tests

    Posted May 05th 2014, 11:19pm by Mimi Lau, LO WEI

    ... by 2024. Currently, it affects 298 live poultry stalls at 82 wet markets in Yuexiu district, and in parts of Tianhe, Liwan and Panyu districts, where vendors will sell centrally slaughtered ... day of the ban as businesses tried to minimise losses. "I'm afraid my business will no longer be viable, so I need to wait and see. No one buys centrally slaughtered chickens, ...

  9. News - China - HEALTH

    Nationwide campaign to promote smoking ban in public spaces in China

    Posted May 06th 2014, 03:21pm by Li Jing

    ... of being exposed to secondary smoke,” Mao said. Health authorities said in January they aimed to roll out a nationwide smoking ban in public places by the end of this year. The central government ...

  10. News - Asia - HEALTH

    Pakistan to ramp up Polio measures after WHO warns virus is re-emerging

    Posted May 06th 2014, 10:51pm by AFP

    ... of public health infrastructure, fears about vaccines and the disruption caused by refugees fleeing violence in neighboring Nigeria and the Central African Republic have been identified ...




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