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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Cyberattack hits 10,000 patients' health data

    Posted Aug 06th 2014, 04:50am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok danny.mok@scmp.com Ransom demanded from CUHK medical faculty as other victims come forward Cyberattack hits 10,000 patients' health data Chinese University's Faculty ... for Liver Health and Institute of Digestive Disease at the Prince of Wales Hospital in Sha Tin. A faculty spokeswoman said last night that it was operating as normal and patient care had not been ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1567284/cyberattack-hits-10000-patients-health-data
  2. Why Study Health Sciences

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 04:33pm by Pim Savetmalanond

    ... sub-disciplines aimed towards improving health, efficiency, and access to healthcare. Students in the health sciences can also later pursue careers in public health and policy, medicine, nursing, ... one can positively impact the lives of people by working with them directly. Another important sub-discipline of the health sciences is prevention and public health. As Benjamin Franklin once ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/1564246/why-study-health-sciences
  3. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH BITES

    Health Bites

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 09:44am by Kylie Knott

    ... be an unremarkable reaction to the strain of everyday life into suicidal thoughts and behaviour. "Suicide is a major preventable public health problem, but we have been stymied in our prevention efforts ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1566263/health-bites
  4. News - Hong Kong - DISEASE

    Ebola virus threat to Hong Kong is minimal, say health experts

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 05:49am by Bryan Harris

    ... 'minimal in Hong Kong' The risk of the worst outbreak of Ebola in history spreading through Hong Kong remains minimal, say health experts who are urging the public to remain calm. ... is particularly serious because of poverty and poor health care infrastructure," said Cheung. "I totally understand why the Hong Kong public is concerned because we all lived through Sars. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1565238/ebola-virus-threat-hong-kong-minimal-says-microbiologist-yuen-kwok
  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong won't follow Macau's strict lead on Ebola, health protection chief says

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:54am by Patsy Moy

    ... symptoms would be contacted by phone every day of their stay. But Leung said public education to promote health awareness among both tourists and locals would be more effective. The city had ... to give contact details to health officials, the city's health protection chief said. Dr Leung Ting-hung, controller of the Centre for Health Protection, said it would be difficult to follow ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1565695/hong-kong-wont-follow-macaus-lead-ebola-health-protection-chief-says
  6. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Local 'Oscars for books' awards call on public, experts to vote for winners

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:28am by Oliver Chou

    ... and the public. The first Hong Kong Golden Book Award- dubbed the city's "Oscars for books" by the organisers- has shortlisted for competition 158 new titles launched since last year. Readers can vote online between Monday and August 31 in four categories: literature, comics, health and culture and politics and economics. The top 10 titles with the most votes from adjudicators ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1568552/local-oscars-books-awards-call-public-experts-vote-winners
  7. News - World

    Ebola outpacing efforts to control it, says World Health Organisation chief

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 12:08am by AFP

    ... that has killed more than 700 people in West Africa is "moving faster than our efforts to control it", the World Health Organisation head warned yesterday. WHO director general Dr ... in severe socio-economic disruption and a high risk of spread to other countries," said Chan, formerly director of health in Hong Kong. The disease has killed at least 728 people in Guinea, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1564595/ebola-outpacing-efforts-control-it-says-world-health-organisation-chief
  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    High alert for Ebola needed in Hong Kong, health minister says after emergency meeting

    Posted Jul 30th 2014, 04:54pm by Emily Tsang and Agence France-Presse

    ... into isolation as soon as they are identified." The chairman of the Centre for Health Protection's scientific committee on infection control, Dominic Tsang Ngai-chong, said public hospitals ... health authorities stepped up surveillance against the deadly Ebola virus yesterday as a Hong Kong woman who fell ill after visiting Kenya tested negative for the disease. This came as a British ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1562707/hospitalised-hong-kong-woman-tests-negative-deadly-ebola-virus
  9. News - World - POLITICS

    Obama being sued by Republicans for exceeding his powers over health care

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 09:53pm by AP

    ... the health care law that, according to polls, remains poorly received by the public. Federal courts are often reluctant to intervene in disputes between the executive and legislative branches. ... Associated Press in Washington House of Representatives majority accuses the president of exceeding his constitutional powers in enforcing his health care law Republicans vote to sue Obama ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1563648/obama-being-sued-republicans-exceeding-his-powers-over-health-care
  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    A welcome step to easing burden on public health care system

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 03:33am by SCMP Editorial

    ... of health services remains defined by lengthening queues and waiting times in the heavily subsidised public system. One of the recommendations of the Health and Medical Development Advisory ... SCMP Editorial Welcome step to ease care burden More than eight years after the last major report on health care reform, little has changed. The long-awaited voluntary health insurance ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1455782/welcome-step-easing-burden-public-health-care-system

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