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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Superbug cases rise fourfold in Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 17th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... to this month, the city saw 17 cases of the NDM-1 superbug, with 12 of them contracted on the mainland, of which eight were in Guangdong. One person died. Ho cited the growing numbers of Hongkongers ... Drug-resistant superbugs outpace medical research Cases of the deadly drug-resistant superbug NDM-1 quadrupled in Hong Kong this year, rising from three to 12. Patients undergoing medical procedures ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Pfizer trial shows experimental drug doubles time until breast cancer tumours grow worse

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:52pm by Reuters

    ... that tumours grow in response to oestrogen – and HER2-negative, meaning that the HER2 protein is not causing the cancer. Such patients make up about 60 per cent of advanced breast cancer cases ...

  3. 180,000 Hongkongers may have bipolar disorder and not know it

    Posted Apr 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... depression developed the more serious mood disorder. Professor Lee said they had started to review difficult depression cases that could have been misdiagnosed in the past. Some of these patients ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Weeping doctor paraded around hospital by angry mob after patient dies

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 05:07pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... provincial health department also could not be reached for comment. In a separate case, a doctor in Hebei province was stabbed in the throat last month, allegedly by a patient dissatisfied ... liability insurance should be promoted to solve disputes. Independent reconciliation committees handled 53,000 medical disputes and 88 per cent of the cases were settled. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Organ donor saves two lives as doctors perform ground-breaking operation

    Posted Feb 27th 2014, 01:57pm

    ... at Queen Mary Hospital, said the team decided on heart repair with lung transplant rather than heart and lungs transplant after two meetings. “It’s only been done in four cases in the past 22 years ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - H7N9 Bird Flu

    Elderly man latest to die in Hong Kong after contracting H7N9 bird flu

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 03:34pm

    ... in the family contracting the virus because all three had been in close contact with poultry. The total number of confirmed cases on the mainland this month had risen to at least 110 by Tuesday; 20 people have died. There have been four cases in Hong Kong; three of the victims have died. The first, Indonesian domestic helper Tri Mawarti, was released from Tuen Mun Hospital earlier ...

  7. Alzheimer's cases could triple but disease education is poor, poll finds

    Posted Sep 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Daniel Sin The number of elderly Hongkongers with dementia is predicted to more than triple to 260,000 in the next three decades, but social and care workers are not being properly ... but the rate increases to one in three among those aged over 85. Census and Statistics Department projections suggest that by 2036 there will 2.7 million Hongkongers aged over 60, up from the current ...

  8. Kidney patient survives first case of double flu infection

    Posted May 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang A middle-aged woman with kidney failure became Hong Kong's first case of co-infection of two flu strains, Chinese University researchers say. The woman, 38, was admitted ... yesterday. Her condition was described as not too severe and she recovered fully after five days of antiviral treatment. Lee believed it was the first time such a case has occurred in Hong Kong, ...

  9. Harmful substance in local bead toys

    Posted Nov 10th 2007, 12:00am by Dennis Chong, Staff Reporter

    ... emerged with another case of intoxication in Australia, where an 18-month-old boy fell ill after swallowing parts of the toy. A government spokesman said that since Wednesday, no such toys had ... 1,4-butanediol. Overseas experts have warned the harmful substance, a low-cost substitute for the 1,5-pentanediol prescribed for the toys, could release a substance similar to a date-rape drug. ...

  10. Pair with severe infections among 78 new swine flu cases in the city

    Posted Jul 16th 2009, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... in a sheltered workshop. At least 78 new cases were confirmed yesterday, bringing the total to 1,467. Fifteen patients were still in hospital, 13 in stable condition. One of the severe cases ... other severe case, a 37-year-old Filipino maid, remained in critical condition last night after spending her ninth day in intensive care at United Christian Hospital. A medical source said ...




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