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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Arthritis patients set to miss out as charity is hit with huge rent rise

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 04:41am by Emily Tsang

    ... that offered little support and expensive private treatment. Arthritis and rheumatism affect 10 per cent of the city's population, Chan says. The problem is growing not just because ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    HKU's HK$200m bill for mainland hospital

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 04:09am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Pioneering initiative in Shenzhen intended to promote reform of the medical culture faces crisis after two years in row over expenses HKU's HK$200m bill ... the government to pay all expenses in the first five years of operation, while Shenzhen is willing to pay only part of the figure based on patient numbers. The dispute left the hospital in a difficult ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Ex-drug users shun hepatitis treatment

    Posted Jul 18th 2014, 05:16am by LO WEI

    ... with their medication, Wong said. A new, more expensive treatment that did not require injections could be introduced as soon as the end of this year, Wong said. Other medicines being developed around the world ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Strain on Hong Kong's health system increases as government dithers over reform

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 04:30am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... system," said Tim Pang Hung-cheong, a patients' rights advocate with the Society for Community Organisation. The government met half of the city's health expenses in 2007-08- HK$39 ...

  5. News - China - HEALTH

    Rise of drug-resistant superbugs a global emergency, says WHO

    Posted May 01st 2014, 04:32am by Jeanette Wang

    ... 80,000 deaths annually in China, at least 25,000 across the European Union and at least 23,000 in the United States. Mortality aside, health care  costs could rise due to more expensive drugs, ...

  6. News - World - HEALTH

    Britons groan as they’re told to eat more fruit and vegetables

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 09:51pm by AFP

    ... fruit and vegetables has gone up by about 30 per cent in the past six years and is 19 per cent more expensive than the EU average, according to the government. This increase has coincided ...

  7. News - China - HEALTH

    Reports from the front lines of hospital violence in China

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 05:02am by AGENCIES

    ... occurs when medical accidents happen; such accidents often arise from the pressure to try new and expensive treatments. Letter to The Lancet September 14, 2013 ...

  8. News - China - HEALTH

    China's insurance to cover serious illnesses expanded

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 04:13am by Andrea Chen

    ... for the insurance programme for critical illnesses. It stipulated that at least half of medical expenses exceeding the average annual disposable income must be covered. ...

  9. News - World - HEALTH

    US health authorities set target for putting an end to cigarette smoking

    Posted Feb 09th 2014, 01:22pm by AP

    ... making smokes more expensive. Laws banning smoking in restaurants, bars and workplaces have popped up all over America. Polls show that cigarette smoking is no longer considered normal behaviour. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Private hospitals to set out cost of treatment in advance under new law

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 04:30am by Emily Tsang

    ... be required by law to offer a clear estimate of medical expenses to patients before giving them treatment. The government is still considering several factors, such as whether hospitals and doctors ...




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