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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 ...

  2. 1986 story spurred help for thousands of women

    Posted May 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee It all started with four kind hearts and a newspaper article. From a simple start, they went on to change the lives of thousands of young women and babies. It was over 25 years ago that two couples living in Hong Kong, Helen and Gary Stephens, and Phyllis and Ranjan Marwah, were stirred by a report on cross-border abortions in the South China Morning Post and decided to set ...

  3. Idea for social engineering crosses a dangerous line

    Posted Sep 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and journalist Stephen Dubner, who co-authored Freakonomics, came to that view after ploughing through mountains of data. They found a high correlation between the US Supreme Court's 1973 decision ... to make 'pre-birth' intervention by the state a condition for helping young parents. Perhaps nine years as prime minister has made Mr Blair feel he can sort out all society's ills. ...

  4. Lifeline Express

    Posted Jul 31st 2005, 12:00am by Jolene Otremba

    ... 0862. The group relies on volunteers for a number of tasks, ranging from administrative duties to assisting onboard the trains. Teen Volunteer: James Chan, 17, is a student at St Stephen ... the villagers lived was a rare and valuable opportunity. I realised that we must try our best to help them because after all, we are all Chinese. In Hong Kong, young people are very materialistic ...

  5. Lifestyle - Health

    Golden time for special needs children

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... to classical music through headphones, the children scale a ladder, and then clamber onto a swing and throw sandbags into baskets. Stephen Chan Tsz-man, occupational therapist and manager of the Hin ... shows that support services for young children with special needs are insufficient in the city. The long waiting period means many children fail to get prompt remedial support in their critical ...

  6. Magazines - Faces - COSMETIC PROCEDURES

    Beauty before age

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 12:00am by Catharine Nicol

    ... which takes longer to work but lasts longer- up to two years. At Life Clinic, medical director Dr Stephen Chan says Sculptra is the leading aesthetic procedure his staff carries out. ... Stem cell research for anti-ageing and skin rejuvenation it is cutting-edge, but in Hong Kong still off-label. "Stem cells have the unique ability to self-renew and stay young," Chan ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Jan 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of inactivated vaccine was similar to placebo; and Very little information was found on the safety of inactivated vaccines, the most commonly used vaccine in young children. So it seems that efficacy ... the standard of Hong Kong pupils' English is deteriorating. They are probably right. Although many young people are capable of writing formal and precise English, many of them cannot cope ...

  8. Medi watch

    Posted Aug 27th 2007, 12:00am by Jason Sankey

    ... in rats genetically predisposed to psoriasis, an autoimmune disease in which skin gets thicker because cells grow out of control, healthday.com reports. Team leader Stephen Hsu says green tea may ... Lovers adjust well to single status Breaking up may not be so hard to do, after all, say psychologists at Northwestern University, who spent nine months studying ardent young lovers to see ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Jan 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... act on their own behalf in order to preserve whatever it is that they hold precious. One thing is for sure, we can't count on world leaders to solve this problem any time soon. Stephen ... restricted and no familiar private clinics in some areas like mine plan to ever stock the vaccine. Additionally, for those with young children like me there is a massive amount of time- consuming ...



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