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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Expert group questions ability of suspended heart surgeon Yu Cheuk-man

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 06:07pm by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com Independent panel rules earlier decision to remove top cardiologist from Prince of Wales Hospital was valid because he 'lacked experience' Upheld suspension 'unfair', says surgeon More than 16 months af ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Father questions hospital treatment after boy, 8, dies of encephalitis

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 03:16am by Olga Wong and Lo Wei

    ... Olga Wong and Lo Wei Sha Tin councillor to meet hospital bosses over death of boy, 8, from encephalitis Father questions dead son's treatment The father of an eight-year-old boy who died from encephalitis on Sunday has questioned whether an oversight by doctors at the Prince of Wales Hospital led to his son's death. Lau Wai-lun, a Sha Tin district councillor, said his ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Putting fears into words to help fight breast cancer

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 03:16am by LO WEI

    ... chairwoman has talked to some 80 breast cancer survivors, and turned their experiences, together with her own, into a book. It has just been published, and tackles questions ranging from treatment ... fully explaining her condition to them and advised them how to answer people's questions. Fok said that no matter how much women tried to hide it, children were smart enough to know when ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Nation's drinking water pipelines contaminated with micro-organisms, say experts

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 04:06am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... question whether the central government would commit to the funding, and if replacement is the most efficient solution. Water safety on the mainland has come under scrutiny following a tap water ... in urban water supply at Zhejiang University who leads a government research project on pipeline bio-film. Tackling the issue was difficult, he said, given the many questions that remained ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong's eye doctors question vision of training so few in profession

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com Eye doctors question the vision of training so few Two bodies that represent the city's optometrists are urging the government to train more people in the profession, as the number of fully qualified optometrists among the general population is less than one-third that in Western countries. By August this year, the city had about 2,100 registered ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Disabled woman says service change deprives her of help at home

    Posted May 25th 2014, 05:15am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... is suffering the effects of inflexibility and poor monitoring of service providers by the Social Welfare Department. And her family and a lawmaker say the case raises questions about the way ...

  7. News - World - HEALTH

    Researchers to study whether mobile phones affect teenage brains

    Posted May 20th 2014, 09:24pm by Reuters

    ... devices. Parents and pupils will answer questions about the children's use of mobile devices and wireless technologies, well-being and lifestyle. Pupils will also undertake classroom-based ...

  8. News - World - HEALTH

    Sniffer dog can detect cancer with up to 90pc accuracy

    Posted May 20th 2014, 09:22pm by BLOOM

    ... shown dogs could detect a range of illnesses, the question of whether they could be used on a large-scale basis to find disease has been received with scepticism. Questions remain on whether one ...

  9. News - World - HEALTH

    Mers on the rise, but WHO not yet declaring a global health emergency

    Posted May 16th 2014, 01:24am by WASHPOST

    ... worldwide after it first appeared in southern China in 2002. In response to repeated questions about why the committee declined to declare a global health emergency, Fukuda said: "Calling ...

  10. News - China - HEALTH

    Guangzhou begins trial ban of live poultry sales after H7N9 wet market tests

    Posted May 05th 2014, 11:19pm by Mimi Lau, LO WEI

    ... the Poultry Dealers and Workers Association, said the trial in Guangzhou might lead more Hongkongers to support stopping live sales. But he also questioned whether the trial would succeed ...




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