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  1. Reality check for drama

    Posted Apr 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... We've all seen it a thousand times, on every TV medical drama from ER to Grey's Anatomy. But there's one problem: it doesn't reflect reality. Defibrillation works on hearts ... every task from taking X-rays to analysing laboratory samples, to putting patients to sleep and dispensing medicines. In reality, hospitals have different staff- such as radiologists, lab ...

  2. Heavyweights sought for next dose of reality

    Posted Jul 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Yet another US TV show concept is headed for Asia. The Hallmark channel, owned by NBC Universal, will produce a regional version of the unscripted TV series (that's the new lingo for reality show) on extreme weight loss, The Biggest Loser Asia. For those who haven't had the pleasure of watching it, ...

  3. Cleaners act as doctors in rural Indian hospitals

    Posted Jul 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... health experts said the critics failed to take into account the reality of medical care in rural India. They argued that, if properly trained and supervised, poorly educated staff such as ward ... of impoverished rural hospitals, captured on secret cameras and broadcast by TV news channels, sparked outrage in India, with critics contrasting the incidents with the luxury health care enjoyed ...

  4. Grande plans to boost TV output

    Posted Sep 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... plan that exceeds China's estimated output for the year. The company, which also produces conventional cathode ray tube TVs, will expand its annual plasma TV production capacity to about 100,000 units and LCD TVs to about 20,000 units by next year. The plasma TV production plan is ambitious, considering the mainland's total output is projected to reach 80,000 units this year. ...

  5. News - China - HEALTH

    Doctors attacked by knife-wielding patient in Shanghai, latest in series of assaults on medics

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 05:00pm by Minnie Chan

    ... yesterday morning, injuring the medics, state television reported. The man was arrested by the police about five minutes after the assault. None of the doctors injuries were life threatening, ...

  6. Is watching television bad for your health?

    Posted Mar 29th 2007, 12:00am by Wynnie Chan

    ... television increases your risk of obesity and other chronic disease. True or False 3. How many hours of TV do American teens watch each year? A. 900 B. 1,200 C. 1,500 D. 1,800 4. On average, how many ... Wynnie Chan How many of us turn on the TV as soon as we get home? According to data from the Chinese University of Hong, nearly 40 per cent of children watch at least four hours of TV ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Concerns over long-term health effects of mobile phone antennae

    Posted Jan 27th 2013, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Concerns over long-term health effects Myth or reality? It is very much a modern-day phenomenon- the sprouting of mobile phone base stations or antennae in recent years has ... of mobile phones themselves allegedly causing cancer through radiation. Scientists say radio and TV towers put out far greater quantities of radiation than mobile phone base stations ...

  8. A shot of reality

    Posted Oct 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Joyee Chan Yunnan 's health services are a world apart from Hong Kong's, students learned after visiting hospitals in the province's poor countryside. Hong Kong ranks as one of the world's healthiest places; an average resident lives f ...

  9. Alternative ways to burn calories?

    Posted Jul 06th 2008, 12:00am by Wynnie Chan

    ... Wynnie Chan This week Karishma Sujan Karishma asks: Is it true that you burn fewer calories sleeping than watching television? Wynnie says: According to the American Heart Association, Calorie Control Council, National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute, a person weighing 68kg expends 72 Calories per hour watching television; sleeping for the same amount of time burns 45 ...

  10. Seductively priced plasma TV is easy on the eye

    Posted Oct 07th 2003, 12:00am by Carolyn Ong

    ... Hisense 4210PU 42-inch Plasma TV Specifications Price: $23,800 Pros: Great value for money. It can be expected to force down the prices of plasma TVs from other brands Cons: Not quite a Sony ... with a super-affordable 42-inch plasma television. Costing just $23,800 (a third of the price you would expect to pay for similar Korean and Japanese brands), the Hisense 4210PU is available through Fortress. ...




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