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  1. Anhui blames mass hysteria, not vaccine

    Posted Jul 01st 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Carrie Yang Health officials in Anhui province have suggested that mass hysteria- rather than spoiled hepatitis vaccines- might be the main reason why a large number of children fell ill ... in the township of Dazhuang. Earlier, state media reported that 259 children suffered anaphylactic shock because vaccines had spoiled after local cadres had them delivered in non-refrigerated trucks ...

  2. Choose health over wealth

    Posted Mar 20th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Parents love their children and want them to be happy. They buy many things for their children and spoil them. This can easily lead to bad habits, such as unhealthy eating. Once they get ... a lot brings good fortune. What's more, Hong Kong children have access to a wide variety of snacks and other unhealthy food. Most snacks contain a lot of fat, sugar or additives and have ...

  3. Schools hold the key to winning war on obesity

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

    ... caused a rise in the number of weight-related afflictions such as diabetes, heart disease and high blood pressure. Children, to whom we are prone to spoiling, are most vulnerable. Tackling ... We need to do more to fight obesity. Latest government figures show a large drop in rates among women, but a significant increase among men and a positively dramatic one among children ...

  4. We need to say no to junk food

    Posted May 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Many people, including teenagers and children, are addicted to junk food. They do not seem to realise the crucial connection between food and health. I understand why people eat fast food- ... and consume soft drinks every day. It shows parents giving their children junk food. Some parents never cook so they and their children rely on takeaways. Parents are role models for their children ...

  5. Vaccine kills girl, puts 121 in hospital

    Posted Jun 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivien Cui Shots were shipped in non-refrigerated vehicles to cut costs The hepatitis A vaccine should have protected four-year-old Li Wei, but it killed her. The medicine spoiled ... village, 10 days after she was injected at the Shuiliu Village Primary School in Si county. A further 121 children are in hospitals in Si county and neighbouring Suzhou city after reacting badly ...

  6. News - China - HEALTH

    Hunan milk firm shuts plant over contamination concerns

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by Alice Yan

    ... with raw milk purchased from both home and abroad." Alfatoxins, which can cause liver cancer and disease, are naturally occurring chemicals produced by fungus and often found on spoiled food. ... incident involved formula tainted with the industrial additive melamine, which killed six children in 2008 and made 300,000 ill. ...

  7. talk back

    Posted Jul 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... children'. I think that sign is in the wrong place and should be placed where the drivers can see it. They drive with similar breakneck speeds as minibus drivers. As far as extra tests are concerned, ... it is not only teenagers but younger children who are starting to use them. As teenagers will be the mainstay of Hong Kong's future, it is necessary to take an incremental approach to addressing ...

  8. Sensible steps to a healthy weight

    Posted Nov 08th 2009, 12:00am by Wynnie Chan

    ... has shown that children who have at least this amount of sugary drinks a day tend to eat more than those who don't drink them. It's thought the sugar in these drinks causes insulin ... food, they eat more than they need. Eat snacks between meals: If you feel hungry, chomp on a healthy snack like a salad, some fruit or wholegrain pretzels. This won't spoil your main meal; ...



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