• Saturday
  • July 26, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:22am
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 2248 for prevention

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Help people to prevent disease

    Posted Oct 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Diseases Aware' (NCD Aware) programme and newsletter on September 30, which the public can access at www.chp.gov.hk/ Dr Tse says in his letter: 'As the prevention and control ... and ethnicity. Also, it is unfair to say that the responsibility for type 1 diabetes, hereditary high cholesterol, or cancers such as breast cancer, 'rests with the individual'. Prevention ...

  2. US lacked means to prevent 9/11

    Posted Apr 15th 2004, 12:00am by David Enders

    ... and law enforcement bodies could not prevent attacks because they lacked the means during the Clinton years to investigate suspected terrorists. The high-profile pair were among the witnesses ... on a broader picture, saying there was 'no silver bullet' that could have prevented the September 11, 2001 attacks, Mr Ashcroft quickly went on the offensive. He explained in his opening ...

  3. Prevention will be difficult, says Wen

    Posted Feb 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... primitive farming methods will make it difficult to prevent further outbreaks of bird flu and other diseases. After touring Hubei and Anhui at the weekend, Mr Wen said in spite of the outdated ... in most rural areas are still backward, which makes prevention work especially difficult,' Xinhua quoted him as saying. Mr Wen also called for the 'strict implementation' ...

  4. Yunnan pioneers law on prevention

    Posted Mar 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... David Fang The province hopes the initiative will halt the spread of Aids The nation's first local legislation on Aids prevention comes into effect today in Yunnan, one ... 'China lags behind in Aids prevention,' said Mr Hu. 'I strongly hope other mainland provinces such as Xinjiang and Guangxi, which are drug-smuggling routes, will follow Yunnan's ...

  5. ESF turns to ICAC for help in preventing corruption

    Posted Mar 09th 2004, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung The foundation's new head wants greater transparency to restore confidence The English Schools Foundation will seek advice from the Independent Commission Against Corruption on preventing corruption and introducing best practices. Following her first executive committee meeting yesterday since being elected chairman last week, Felice Lieh Mak said the ESF did ...

  6. Preventative steps

    Posted May 31st 2004, 12:00am by Jane Parry

    ... Jane Parry Staying healthy A balanced diet, regular exercise and sufficient rest are the basis of a strong immune system. Boost your immunity with supplements, such as omega-3 fatty acids, glyco-nutrients, and vitamin and mineral supplements. Ask your doc ...

  7. Campaign to prevent porn on broadband channels

    Posted Mar 13th 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... Carrie Chan Eighteen community and education groups yesterday said they would demand that PCCW cancel all pornographic content on its broadband channels. A spokesman for the Anti-pornographic and Violence Media Campaign, Lam Keung, also criticised Hutchis ...

  8. These two men helped prevent the MTR arson attack turning into a tragedy. Here are their stories.

    Posted Jan 07th 2004, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... Reported by Chandra Wong and Stella Lee Train driver Cheung Chun-bun has been praised for his split-second decision on Monday morning to continue driving the blazing train through the cross-harbour tunnel, even as he felt the heat of the fire through the ...

  9. Prevention classes stepped up for children

    Posted Nov 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... would receive six hours of instruction. University and college students would spend at least one hour on the subject each year. Ms Chen said teaching staff for the prevention classes would ... rather than a topic in its own right. 'It is the first time the ministry has published textbooks and teaching videos for Aids-prevention education in schools,' a publishing house ...

  10. Preventive health care is the best medicine

    Posted Nov 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... underlying weaknesses- and the strains are likely to grow more obvious over time. One of the major weaknesses is an overemphasis on emergency, ad hoc care. Preventive and primary care, which can help ... Regularly scheduled, preventive exams with family doctors are not typical, partly because they are much more expensive. A recurrent deficit at the Hospital Authority and a rising patient load at its ...




SCMP.com Account