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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    New hospital touts transparent pricing to serve middle class

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 04:00am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... the university has ever received. The rest of the money will come from other donations, loans and the university's reserve of private funds. The club also donated another HK$12 million ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Charity given deadline on huge rent rise

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 04:13am by BRIAN YAP

    ... Brian Yap brian.yap@scmp.com Arthritis group must decide by tomorrow between finding more cash or losing home Charity given deadline on huge rent rise A charity says it has been given just five days to decide whether to give up its headquarters or pay close to 50 per cent more in rent, potentially leaving the organisation out of funds in a year. In May, the Hong Kong Arthritis ...

  3. News - World - HEALTH

    Canada patient showing Ebola-like symptoms is placed in isolation

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 02:48pm by AFP

    ... Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan declared a national state of emergency on Friday over the Ebola outbreak and approved US$11.7 million of emergency funds to contain it. The unnamed male patient ...

  4. Business - Economy - HEALTH

    Sick workers cost economies billions

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 02:36pm by DAVID DODWELL

    ... steadily worse, with a dwindling workforce carrying the cost of funding care for the elderly in their societies. Most of the numbers we use to track the price of ill health badly underestimate ... to medical treatment and care for the chronically sick? However grim the picture looks, there are many things we can do to mitigate this appalling attrition of our global wealth. First and foremost, ...

  5. 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

    ... to patients suffering the often debilitating effects of arthritis. The charity, which offers inexpensive physiotherapy for patients in chronic pain and funds its activities from donations, says the increase from HK$13,000 to HK$19,000 per month is too much; HK$6,000 would fund therapy for 160 patients, treasurer Chan Kar-lok said. The new rent kicks in when the charity's three-year lease ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    HKU's HK$200m bill for mainland hospital

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

    ... the Shenzhen government is obliged to solve the funding problem," he said. Another HKU staff member who asked to remain anonymous said the project was a high-risk one and internal views over its ... public funding" and is expected to be settled by the board of the hospital, in accordance with the collaboration agreement. He added that the hospital had provided many benefits, making ...

  7. News - World - HEALTH

    Immunity genes could hold clues to cause of schizophrenia, study says

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 10:57pm by NYT

    ... code associated with disease. The study was funded by the US National Institute of Mental Health and Broad Institute, a biomedical research organisation that partners with the Massachusetts ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    HKUST scientists invent new water purifier

    Posted Jul 17th 2014, 04:23am by MICHAEL DE WAAL-MONTGOMERY

    ... led the team in the HK$1 million government-funded research alongside Professor Joseph Kwan Kai-cho, director of the university's health, safety and environment office. "Water from ...

  9. News - World - HEALTH

    Growing middle class popping more pills, worrying antibiotic study shows

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 09:47pm by NYT

    ... McClatchy-Tribune Pill popping up more than a third in 10 years, mostly through overuse, raising fears of rising global vulnerability to drug-resistant bacteria Antibiotic use rising as wealth increases Antibiotic use has surged by 36 per cent worldwide in a decade, much of it unwarranted, reveals a new study. A few countries experiencing economic growth- China, Brazil, Russia, ...

  10. News - China Insider - HEALTH

    Drinking your own urine: The unorthodox Chinese 'miracle cure'

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 07:32pm by Nectar Gan

    ... everywhere in China except for Tibet and Ningxia provinces. The organisation claims that it is “a non-profit non-governmental organisation for the common wealth recognised by the Hong Kong SAR ...




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