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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - SCIENCE FOCUS

    How we live affects our descendants' genes, epigenetics shows

    Posted Nov 25th 2012, 12:00am by Reinhard Renneberg

    ... Reinhard Renneberg Epigenetics shows what we consume can change the DNA of our children, and of theirs too. So if you smoke, they may be asthmatic We are what we eat, and so are our children Is smoking a sin? The First Commandment of the Bible states: "For I, the Lord your God, am a jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers on the children to the third and fourth ...

  2. letters

    Posted Jun 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... their children, I think spoiling them ruins their future. To begin with, being spoilt gives youngsters a misconception of values. They will believe they are entitled to anything they want, ... The effect of Aids on the mainland I am writing to express my opinion on the growing problem of Aids-affected children on the mainland. The problem is more serious than we imagine. ...

  3. Children to get the gift of a smile

    Posted Nov 30th 2010, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... which has a Hong Kong base, has changed the lives of more than 18,000 people on the mainland- mainly young children- through medical missions in remote areas and at a fully staffed hospital in Hangzhou. 'A lot of children can lead fairly normal lives even with a cleft but this doesn't always happen,' David Wong, Operation Smile general manager, said. 'As you can ...

  4. Nighttime risk for obese children

    Posted Aug 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Yuk-hang Obese children may have nighttime hypertension without exhibiting any symptoms during the day, and the condition could persist into adulthood, leading to heart disease, ... Kwong Wah Hospital paediatric consultant Dr Daniel Ng Kwok-keung. Parents should take their children for night blood pressure tests, Ng said after after finding in a study that children who had ...

  5. Charity founder shows how full life can be for Aids-affected children

    Posted Aug 16th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Every year the foundation runs summer camps, during which he and his colleagues take the children to big cities such as Shanghai to experience the metropolitan lifestyle and look for educational ... impression when you first met Aids orphans in Henan? I went there seven or eight years ago. The parents of these children contracted Aids through illegal blood sales in the 1990s. ...

  6. Warning issued on tainted fish

    Posted Apr 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Consumers were warned not to eat the product even if it did not look or smell spoiled. ...

  7. Children may get swine flu vaccine

    Posted Jul 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Targeting children for vaccination may be the best way of using limited supplies of vaccine to control the swine flu pandemic, British researchers said. Drugmakers are racing to make a vaccine against the new flu strain, but if the disease increases significantly in the northern hemisphere this autumn, there are unlikely to be enough shots to vaccinate entire populations. ...

  8. What the closures mean for you and your children

    Posted Jun 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Some 1,800 primary schools, kindergartens, child care centres and special schools shut for two weeks. Education chief advises parents to keep children at home. Some organisations suspend tutorials and courses for children. Some public facilities for children to close. Eight clinics for swine flu cases to open, each able to treat 120 people a day. Children under two, pregnant women ...

  9. A good companion, a good book

    Posted Mar 17th 2006, 12:00am by Micah Stover

    ... I won't spoil all the fun by telling you the ending. I will tell you, though, one of my favourite scenes is when Grandpa and Roo decide to play 'I spy' in an igloo. What will your favourite scene or adventure be? Food for thought Harry Horse has written lots of famous books for children and even created some cartoons for grown-ups. Perhaps if you enjoy The Last Polar Bears ...

  10. Heath threat to children may be underestimated

    Posted Jul 13th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... experts have said, possibly giving impetus to the drive in Hong Kong to immunise children against such infections. Streptococcus pneumoniae, or pneumococcus, can cause pneumonia, meningitis, sepsis and other life-threatening ailments. Globally, such infections kill 1.6 million children- including more than 800,000 under five- each year, according to a recent international symposium ...




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