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  1. Top health official refuses to rubber stamp 'poisonous' condoms

    Posted Aug 08th 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... poisonous. The Performa condom, made by the UK-based Durex company, contains the anaesthetic Benzocaine. This, the company claims, allows its users to have sex for about 18 minutes - longer than the average 11.8 minutes with normal condoms. But the government's chief pharmacist has decided that the new condoms should be sold as Part I poison - and only by registered pharmacists. Mark ...

  2. Young likes, dislikes revealed in survey

    Posted Jul 17th 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... of basketball, badminton and swimming. They do not like jogging, cycling or table tennis. Two out of five have visited performing arts venues and their favourite venue is the Hong Kong Cultural Centre, ... to injury and poisoning. Young people are more easily affected by depression and anxiety. Hong Kong youngsters still believe in courtship followed by marriage. Most say they cannot engage in more ...

  3. Common cause ruled out in 4 child deaths

    Posted Sep 13th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... response factors, the antibiotics and antivirals that were given to the children, and the timing of specimen collection. 'Negative laboratory test results do not establish that a new pathogen ... had severe sepsis or blood poisoning. Postmortem examination tests on the six-year-old girl, who died in Pamela Youde Nethersole Eastern Hospital on September 3, found her death was probably ...

  4. 'Be careful what you eat,' medical expert warns

    Posted Jan 25th 2006, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... during the next few weeks.' He added that food-poisoning outbreaks last year- 975 cases affecting 3,495 people- rose from the 821 outbreaks involving 3,132 people the previous year. 'In a way, that is not surprising given the eating culture of Hong Kong people, especially in relation to raw food or seafood,' he said. The centre also confirmed a case of food poisoning ...



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