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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    Binge drinking a factor in shock 40pc rise in liver disease deaths in England

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:19am by AFP

    ... disease in Blackpool, a seaside town in northwest England, more than four times as many as in Central Bedfordshire in southeast England where 13 per 100,000 died over the 12 years. Blackpool has one licensed outlet per 72 adults and Central Bedford has one per 280 adults. Verne said that 37 per cent of liver disease deaths were attributable to excessive drinking, highlighting the need ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Dental school urged to 'come clean' on blunders

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 06:37am by Olga Wong

    ... as it should have. "The hospital and the government officials must come clean and disclose all the details," said Central and Western district councillor Wong Kin-shing. "The hospital ... Thursday's district council meeting that the dental hospital reports to the Hospital Authority's Hong Kong west grouping, which oversees all hospitals in Central and Western district. "The ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hospital chiefs aim to improve misconduct complaints system

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 06:32am by Emily Tsang

    ... plans to retain its power to investigate suspected misconduct rather than hand the cases over to the Medical Council or a central system. A source from the authority said it planned ... month to discuss his proposal for a central system to handle all complaints under a unified standard. More details of the authority's planned changes will be thrashed out after Lau has ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Surgeon helped quake survivors live again

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:22am by Annemarie Evans

    ... in Wenchuan. "Each truck could carry 40 to 50 bodies," he says from his office in Central, while showing photographs from that time. Poon, a specialist in orthopaedics and traumatology, has ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Prince Philip Dental Hospital used contaminated water, documents show

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 11:37pm by Olga Wong

    ... with the water problem when they are not informed?" he asked. Central and Western district councillor Wong Kin-shing plans a survey to see if any patients were affected. "The hospital ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Medical Council demands new misconduct body amid fears errors swept under the carpet

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 11:24pm by CANNIX YAU

    ... and the government for a central complaints committee to probe cases in both the public and private systems. Lau says his move was prompted by concerns that many cases of gross negligence, misconduct ... "there is much room for improvement on this matter". Lau claimed the best way to resolve this conflict was to set up a central committee to handle all complaints of medical misconduct. ...

  7. News - China - HEALTH

    30,000 people quarantined in China after resident dies of pneumonic plague

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 06:47pm by MANDY ZUO

    ... broadcaster China Central Television said. The nine-day quarantine period ends tomorrow. All people, vehicles and objects have been banned from exiting the old downtown area of the city and another ...

  8. 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. ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. 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 ...




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