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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    Red wine antioxidant resveratol no magic pill for health, study finds

    Posted May 13th 2014, 09:15pm by AFP

    ... a randomised trial but the current data lend little support for performing such a trial," added Carabello, who was not involved in the study. According to Robert Graham, an internist at Lenox Hill ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Televised mammogram saves ABC anchor with early stage cancer

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 09:43pm by NYT

    ... to consider a televised mammogram. Reluctantly, she agreed. "You know what, Amy," her colleague Robin Roberts, a breast cancer survivor, told her, "If one life is saved because of early ... Robach's breast cancer diagnosis means that once again Good Morning America will be affected by the personal health battle of one of its stars. Last year Roberts, whose bout with breast cancer came ...

  3. News - World - HEALTH

    Early promise for malaria vaccine that mimics bites

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 09:02am by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... 40 who received the vaccine in varying doses and 17 controls. The study was co-authored by Hoffman and Robert Seder of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases. “The good ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Chinese authorities encourage mothers to breast-feed their babies

    Posted Aug 11th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... hazards with formula. "The risks of formula feeding are increasingly clear to the Chinese public," Dr Robert Scherpbier, chief of health and nutrition for Unicef China, said last week. ...

  5. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    Calcium intake sorely lacking in Hongkongers

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... studies and found they were "more confident than ever in both [calcium supplements'] health benefits and safety". Panelist Dr Robert Heaney said: "Consumers can feel confident ...

  6. News - China - HEALTH

    H5N1 flu research sparks ethical and safety debate

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 09:17pm by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... they are doing this to help develop vaccines and suchlike. In fact the real reason is that they are driven by blind ambition with no common sense whatsoever Robert May, a former British government chief ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong may be forgetting lessons of Sars

    Posted Mar 05th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... Robert Chung Ting-yiu called for more public health and education policies. In the survey, interviewees were asked to compare their current practices with those 10 years ago. Asked if they wore ...

  8. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    Nanomedicine could outdo surgery

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by DAVID TAN

    ... University Over in Singapore, NTU's Chan first started working on "nanoburrs" in Professor Robert Langer's laboratory at the Massachusetts's Institute of Technology (MIT) ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Hong Kong's major formula milk brands fail to meet packaging proposals

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... such as probiotics, live microorganisms which may help digestion. Dr Robert Scherpbier, chief of health and nutrition for Unicef China, said the labelling was essential. He said exaggerated ads often ...

  10. News - China - HEALTH

    WHO demands urgent smoking controls to curb number of deaths

    Posted Dec 08th 2012, 12:00am by ZHUANG PINGHUI

    ... not better and that deserves urgent attention now." Dr Robert Beaglehole, of the University of Auckland in New Zealand, said: "The important issue here is with the ageing population ...




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