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  1. Mind how you go, no matter how painful

    Posted Apr 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... are. At the event was a special guest, Lau Hiu-fung, a young man who had suffered from Duchenne muscular dystrophy since the age of eight. Mathematically gifted, he graduated in 2009 from Polytechnic University with first-class honours in computer science. For that reason, he has been called Hong Kong's 'Stephen Hawking'. Sadly, this indomitable young man died last week ...


    Posted Apr 16th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... in the legislature, quizzing constitutional affairs chief Stephen Lam Sui-lung, who failed to reply before fellow legislator Emily Lau Wai-hing intervened with the correct answer-- 'It's like falling in love. You have to know someone to develop real feelings. That's why [young people] should learn more about the motherland.' Education and manpower chief Arthur Li Kwok-cheung, ...

  3. PolyU shares advice on health care

    Posted Apr 14th 2009, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... to April 3 at St Stephen's Girls' College. PolyU wanted secondary school students to learn more about the faculty. The event also gave PolyU students an opportunity to apply what ... me the chance to communicate with young people. Although they are just a few years younger than me, I can see a big difference in our mindsets,' said Tsang Ting-fung, a Year Three ...

  4. Kidney stone risk 30 times higher in China

    Posted Nov 21st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen Melamine contamination not just from tainted milk, study shows The likelihood of a young child suffering from kidney stones on the mainland is more than 30 times higher than in developed countries, according to a study by the Chinese Centre for Disease Control and Prevention. But a substantial number of melamine victims did not drink tainted milk powder, which suggests ...

  5. Three more children hit by scarlet fever

    Posted Jun 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... are now in stable condition and have not travelled abroad recently. Scarlet fever normally affects young children aged two to eight. The rash appears over the trunk and neck and spreads ... to intensive care. He had not travelled recently either and is now in stable condition. A seven-year-old girl studying at St Stephen's College Preparatory School in Stanley died on May 29- ...

  6. Lifestyle - Health

    Sudden cardiac arrest: tracking a silent killer

    Posted Aug 21st 2012, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... with Yan Chai Hospital in Tsuen Wan, Dr Stephen Tam Kin-ming, says about 20 per cent of sudden-death cases are caused by heart conditions that have existed since birth, such as coronary artery ... in young athletes. Other victims have structurally normal hearts, but die of heart rhythm disorders. Ventricular tachycardia (fast heart rhythm) and ventricular fibrillation (irregular heart ...

  7. Social workers at wits' end, surveys find

    Posted Apr 14th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Many social workers suffer from depression and would prefer to serve young people rather than the elderly, two surveys have found. The surveys' release coincides ... workers had to have legal and accounting knowledge when handling applications, he said. The director of the Social Welfare Department, Stephen Fisher, said he understood the pressures. 'When ...

  8. Talkback

    Posted Mar 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or who have a mortgage (and have extra money because of tax and interest rate cuts) should pay for vaccinations. Stephen Leung Ho-keung, Tsuen Wan On other matters... Last Friday I went ... at the same station and after standing reading signs for a short time I realised I had no idea how to get home. I was rather overwhelmed and saw the same young man standing nearby watching me. ...

  9. Health bites

    Posted Aug 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... researcher. Dr Niva Shapira's findings, published in the Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, show that hens fed a diet low in omega-6 fatty acids from a young age produce eggs that may ... Stephen James Luxury Organics has just launched a sprouted version, which is said to boost the nutrient level and digestibility of the nuts. Available at Great at Pacific Place, from HK$38 for 34 ...

  10. Internet addiction 'rots teen brains'

    Posted Jan 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stephen Chen Too much time spent on the internet can damage a teenager's brain as much as taking alcohol or cocaine, researchers found. Nerve fibres in the brains of teens addicted ... Hsu said. The study shows that the more brain damage young internet addicts suffer, the less they are able to control their emotions or behaviour. Lei said the findings might not apply ...




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