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  1. Traditional medicine has radical impact on mainland's astronauts

    Posted Sep 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the second of a series ahead of the space launch this week, Stephen Chen looks at how traditional Chinese medicine is being used to keep astronauts healthy in space. Working in outer space can take its toll on the human body. Li Yongzhi, chief medical supervisor at the China Astronaut Centre, said health problems in space included- but were not limited to- dehydration, ...

  2. News - China - HEALTH

    Weeping doctor paraded around hospital by angry mob after patient dies

    Posted Mar 06th 2014, 05:07pm by SIJIA JIANG

    ... complaints were lodged. Last week, a nurse at a Nanjing hospital was paralysed after being beaten by the mother of a patient. Due to space constraints, the nurse had placed a male patient in critical ...


    Posted Oct 16th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fantastic Voyage: Medical Robots Pearl, 9.30pm In the year 2020 Nasa has scheduled the first manned mission to Mars and the US space agency believes that an astonishing medical invention will keep the astronauts healthy. Nasa scientists are turning their attention from outer space to inner space to explore the possibility of using millions of miniature robots in the blood stream ...

  4. Forum to explore promise of DNA engineering

    Posted Oct 11th 2008, 12:00am by Dan Kadison

    ... Dan Kadison Organisers of a three-day conference at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology are seeking to boost the recognition of the relatively new discipline of 'synthetic biology'. It is the first time the annual conference, the four ...

  5. Chance to explore world of medicine

    Posted Dec 26th 2006, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... An exhibition showcasing Hong Kong's achievements in the field of medicine is now on at the University of Hong Kong (HKU). Co-organised by HKU's Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine and Hong Kong Public Libraries, the 120th Anniversary Medical Exhibi ...

  6. Course provides opportunities to explore

    Posted Jul 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... helped you in your career? It was essential to have a macroscopic understanding of the health care industry. The course has provided me with many opportunities to explore trends and development ...

  7. A new world to explore

    Posted Jan 13th 2007, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron Hong Kong has some ambitious research institutes but the industry is still in its infancy HUGE ADVANCES in genetics in recent years have opened up a new world of products and technologies based on living organisms. Beyond the Frankenstein foods ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Health reasons to keep off the artificial grass, experts say

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... if the government improved its knowledge and technology, he said. "We explore ways to plant on buildings' walls and roofs because there's limited green space on the ground; now ...

  9. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    That makes two of us: How bioengineers are using 3D printing to create body parts

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by DAVID TAN

    ... - the European Space Agency is toying with this idea - a lunar base on the moon. The sky's the limit with three-dimensional printing, and it's revolutionising fields from industrial ... will continue to be areas for us to explore Dr Jordan Miller, University of Pennsylvania In 2011, a team led by Anthony Atala, at the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine in the US, revealed ...

  10. Lifestyle - Health

    On the hunt for herbal remedies

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... relationship with the village chief helped his work in exploring the benefits of kava, a plant with stress-relieving properties. Pacific island cultures have consumed a beverage made from pounded kava ... is explorer-in-residence - at his alma mater, the University of Massachusetts Amherst, since 2000. The New York Times called him "part David Attenborough, part Indiana Jones". But Kilham stresses that he ...




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