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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Photographer revisits problems faced by mentally ill, prepares new show

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 05:08am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Photographer revisits subjects, prepares new book and exhibition Shedding light on mental illness Seven years ago, photographer Dustin Shum Wan-yat set ... or scared of me". Kam's story is one of 11 featured in a new exhibition and book of photography by Shum. But while some of his subjects are the same people he met seven years ago, his new ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Doctors need to work on communication: survey

    Posted Sep 26th 2014, 04:03am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... communication with doctors is inadequate and they're not given enough information when discharged. That's according to a survey of patients at seven public hospitals. Chinese University was commissioned by the Hospital Authority to carry out the study of 5,500 patients in hospitals within its seven groupings in September last year. About 80 per cent of those polled gave a good overall ...

  3. News - World - HEALTH

    Artificial sweeteners create conditions for onset of diabetes, study suggests

    Posted Sep 18th 2014, 08:09pm by MCT

    ... blood-sugar levels. Finally, the researchers ran an experiment with seven healthy, non-obese volunteers who did not regularly consume artificial sweeteners. For one week, these seven people were given ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Reports of deadly disease caused by food bacteria more than double in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 06:48pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... reported in the first seven months of the year. "There are a number of factors," said Dr Samuel Yeung Tze-kiu, the centre's principal medical officer for risk and communication. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Urban planners urged to build social living spaces for the elderly to cut suicide rates

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 04:49am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... elderly residents of such homes were seven times more likely to commit suicide than others. The government should also consider how to preserve elderly residents' original social networks ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Surgeon helped quake survivors live again

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:22am by Annemarie Evans

    ... had collapsed, killing hundreds of students and teachers. "Our first-aid tent was right in front of the high school rubble," Poon recalls. "We had a team of seven people. Two ... The nominees' stories will appear in the newspaper until mid-September, when the panel of eight judges will decide on the winners of seven categories and the public will vote on their favourite nominee ...

  7. News - World - HEALTH

    Later start to school day would benefit teenagers, research shows

    Posted Aug 26th 2014, 11:37pm by NYT

    ... in teenagers is widespread. Eighty-seven per cent of high school students in the US are getting less than the recommended 8.5 to 9.5 hours of sleep, and final-year high school students get less than seven hours of sleep a night, on average, the AAP says. In addition, 28 per cent of high school pupils report falling asleep at school at least once a week, while one in five say they fall ...

  8. News - World - HEALTH

    Having good neighbours may help curb heart attack risk

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 10:23pm by AFP

    ... of the project, the respondents were asked to award points out of seven to reflect the extent to which they felt part of their neighbourhood, could rely on neighbours in a pinch, could trust their neighbours and found their neighbours to be friendly. When they crunched the numbers at the end of the study, the team found that for every point they had awarded out of seven, an individual had ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Seven years after 'best before' date... but still good enough to eat

    Posted May 19th 2014, 05:07am by Cheung Chi Fai

    ... Cheung Chi-fai chifai.cheung@scmp.com Tests find food safe to consume long after expiry as study highlights confusion over labelling 'Expired' but still good enough to eat A tin of cranberry sauce that's nearly seven years past its best-before date could still be safe to eat, testing by Baptist University has found. The sauce was one of 81 processed foods that expired ...

  10. News - World - HEALTH

    Africa to get experimental drugs to fight Ebola fight as death toll passes 1,000

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 07:14pm by AFP

    ... were placed in quarantine in Sierra Leone. Watch: Chinese aid arrives in Ebola-hit Liberia Zhao Yanbo, the Chinese ambassador to Sierra Leone, would not say if the seven doctors and one nurse ...




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