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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Mentally ill need treatment, but also our understanding

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 02:06pm by DUSTIN SHUM

    ... stress. According to Hospital Authority figures, some 200,000 Hongkongers are receiving psychiatric treatment and/or related support services in the public health system. In total, an estimated ... Dustin Shum Dustin Shum backs efforts to counter their negative public image Mentally ill need treatment, but also our understanding At home one afternoon, I heard a knock on my door. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/article/1622075/mentally-ill-need-treatment-also-our-understanding
  2. News - China - HUMAN RIGHTS

    'He can't eat or talk': Gao Zhisheng's wife horrifed by state of his health after jail

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 08:38pm by AP

    ... international renown for his courage defending members of the outlawed spiritual movement Falun Gong and fighting for the land rights of farmers. After he was detained, he upset authorities by publicly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1575050/he-cant-eat-or-talk-gao-zhishengs-wife-horrifed-state-his-health-after
  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Malibu divided over fears of toxic chemical cover-up in public school

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:13am by GDN

    ... a public, three-school campus where students scored high SAT scores, staged plays, rode horses and played soccer and water polo. Some parents and teachers, and at least one official, believe ... remained unconvinced. They formed a group, Malibu Unites, which teamed up with Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (Peer), a group representing teachers, and commissioned new tests. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1620001/malibu-divided-over-fears-toxic-chemical-cover-public-school
  4. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH BITES

    Health Bites

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 09:45am by Kylie Knott

    ... in the Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health. Led by Rebecca Byrne from Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia, the study described quantity and diversity of food ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1571416/health-bites
  5. Property - International - DESIGN

    Vital signs of comfort with a view to better health care

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 05:05am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Vital signs of comfort with a view to better health care Cure sometimes, treat often, comfort always, wrote Hippocrates. In today's health care setting, architects are designing spaces that recognise one of the key tenets held thousands of years ago by the "father" of Western medicine- that of comfort's role in healing. From hospitals to cancer centres to mental-health ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/international/article/1572220/vital-signs-comfort-view-better-health-care
  6. News - World - HEALTH

    Texas health care worker tests positive for Ebola, becoming second US case

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 04:21am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Newly infected health care worker wore full protective gear when caring for first victim Texas reports second Ebola case A Texas health care worker has tested positive for Ebola even though she wore full protective gear while caring for an Ebola patient in hospital who later died, health officials said yesterday. If the preliminary diagnosis ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1615365/texas-health-care-worker-tests-positive-ebola-becoming-second-us-case
  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH MATTERS

    New Children's Hospital will centralise state-of-the-art care

    Posted Oct 23rd 2014, 04:48am by DR LI CHI KONG

    ... A children's hospital is the dream of several generations of Hong Kong paediatricians. With the high standard of health services for children currently provided by the Health Department, Hospital ... is not a replacement for existing paediatric departments in the city's regional hospitals. The future child health service will adopt the principle of centralising where necessary to improve an outcome, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1622342/new-childrens-hospital-will-centralise-state-art-care
  8. News - China - HEALTH

    Beijing confident low-key approach will protect China against Ebola

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 04:06am by Zhuang Pinghui and Alice Yan

    ... quietly imposed strict border and health controls to prevent the spread of the deadly Ebola virus to China. Border control and health authorities put a response plan in place in July and the measures were working well, even though the public was not aware of them. Health authorities in Ningbo said yesterday a Nigerian who arrived in the city via Taiwan did not have the disease. The man ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1618873/beijing-confident-low-key-approach-will-protect-china-against-ebola
  9. 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
  10. News - World - ANALYSIS: HEALTH

    US races to tighten policy on Ebola following second case in Texas

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 10:32pm by Reuters

    ... 2,800 departments' plans", said Jack Herrmann, chief of public health programmes at the National Association of County & City Health Officials. Among the lapses in Dallas, even ... for Ebola symptoms. While the CDC advises states on 15 "preparedness capabilities" they need to respond to public health emergencies, the list was last evaluated in 2011 and is fairly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/world/article/1615869/us-races-tighten-policy-ebola-following-second-case-texas

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