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  1. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Over 100 heart patients 'stitched up with expired thread' at Hong Kong hospital

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 01:40pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... date because of an excess of stock and nurses failing to follow standard procedures. That was the conclusion announced by the Yau Ma Tei hospital on Friday based on the findings of its two ... was vacuum sealed and sterilised, according to the report. Yesterday’s announcement blamed over-stocking and nursing staff who continued to use the expired batch when preparing for surgery, against ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    WHO endorses using Ebola survivors' blood to help infected patients

    Posted Sep 07th 2014, 05:45am by MCT

    ... quantities of a tested vaccine will not be available until November at the earliest, and stocks of experimental drugs such as ZMapp may not be ready until next year. "One of the things driving ...

  3. News - World - HEALTH

    US scientists say it’s still not time to destroy remaining smallpox stocks

    Posted May 02nd 2014, 09:07pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Washington US say it's still not time todestroy smallpox stocks More than three decades after the eradication of smallpox, US officials say it is still not time ... terrorism or a lab accident or if all the world's stocks aren't really accounted for. Although member countries of the World Health Organisation agreed years ago that eventually the last ...

  4. News - China - HEALTH

    Chinese firm offers baby milk insurance after food safety scandals

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 06:34pm by Reuters

    ... According to its e-commerce site, Redbaby stocks milk formula from multinationals including Mead Johnson Nutrition, Nestle, Danone as well as brands made by China’s New Hope Nutritional Foods ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Stocks sold quickly as local live chicken sales resume from three-week ban

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 01:24pm by LO WEI

    ... of housewives and maids yesterday as trade in local live chickens resumed after a three-week ban imposed as a bird-flu prevention measure. Stall owners brought in extra stock from overcrowded local ... because it has been too long that people haven't eaten fresh chicken," said Chan Sau-kuen, a Kowloon City market stallholder who had brought in 300 chickens, three times her usual stock ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Health chief suggests stocking up on formula

    Posted Dec 11th 2013, 05:25am by NG KANG-CHUNG, Olga Wong

    ... Ng Kang-chung and Olga Wong Health chief suggests stocking up on formula Health minister Dr Ko Wing-man has asked parents to stock up on infant formula to cope with the anticipated rise in demand during the Christmas and Lunar New Year holidays. Ko also reassured them that the government would not lift the two-tin milk powder limit for outbound travellers unless local supply ...

  7. News - Asia - HEALTH

    Cigarette makers ignore Indonesia health warning label deadline

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 01:34pm

    ... on Monday, but needed more time to clear out existing stock. But the labels must be displayed on shelves by Tuesday, Mboi said. “We believe the government will implement the regulation consistently ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Chicken cull hits dealers, but Hong Kong restaurants cope

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 04:29am by ADA LEE AND LO WEI

    ... Ada Lee and Lo Wei Restaurants cope with cull, dealers fare less well The culling of the city's stock of live chickens yesterday barely ruffled feathers among Chinese restaurants preparing for the Lunar New Year, with many businesses relying on frozen poultry stocks. But dealers fared less well, with some struggling to pay extra staff hired to cover the festive period. ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Budget reaction: Tobacco duty increase ‘not enough’ to get smokers to quit

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 05:22pm

    ... that they had expected the increase and had stocked up with dozens of packs beforehand. A few said that a HK$4 increase per pack was insignificant and that smokers should “celebrate”. “I wish ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Ban on Chinese live poultry extended for four months

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 05:22pm by Lo Wei and Emily Tsang

    ... in the three-week trade suspension. Regal Cheng Chin-keung, who supplies locally bred chickens, sent 50 per cent more stock than usual to the wholesale market yesterday. The government's plan ...




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