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  1. Chief singled out youth drug abuse 2 years ago

    Posted Aug 16th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Eva Wu and Celine Sun Tackling juvenile drug abuse was identified as one of Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's concerns in his policy address after his re-election as chief executive two years ago. Yet, the matter was not given top priority until recently, when reports of drug abuse among young people emerged in June. Mr Tsang said last month that the problem required 'urgent ...

  2. It's the little things that matter

    Posted May 09th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Parents are happiest when their children show them consideration and are willing to chat, a survey by political group New Century Forum has found. Academic performance was the least important factor affecting parents' happiness. Youth drug abuse and gambling were their biggest fears. ...

  3. Media muzzled in reporting child abuse cases

    Posted Apr 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Alice Yan and Celine Sun Journalists who revealed two shocking child abuse cases this week- one involving a Guangdong headmaster accused of raping 11 young girls, the other the sterilisation of mentally retarded teenagers in Jiangsu- have been told to stop reporting on them lest they dent the image of local authorities. The Information Times in Guangzhou reported early ...

  4. Doctor questions city's readiness for drug tests

    Posted Aug 13th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Celine Sun, Clifford Lo

    ... a centre that treat alcoholics and drug abusers in Aberdeen. A US-certified medical review officer, Dr Moran has carried out drug testing for several schools in Hong Kong. His clinic currently ... Celine Sun, Agnes Lam and Clifford Lo A doctor who conducts drug screening for English Schools Foundation schools has questioned whether the government is properly prepared and equipped ...

  5. Computer skills a triumph for rehab inmates

    Posted Jul 21st 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... to Operation Santa Claus, an annual charity drive organised by RTHK and the South China Morning Post, he and about 30 other inmates at a drug-rehabilitation centre in Sai Kung had been taking lessons on basic computer skills. 'It was just thrilling when I sat in front of a laptop for the first time,' said Mr Chan, a former drug abuser who was arrested for cocaine possession when he ...

  6. Cases of suicide decrease, but cries for help are up

    Posted Sep 10th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... of the most populous districts in Hong Kong, about 65 per cent of those who injured themselves were diagnosed with mental disorders. Among them, many males abused drugs and alcohol, while some females ...

  7. Survey reveals ignorance over mental disorders

    Posted Aug 28th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... afflicted were often gentle and sometimes distressed by the symptoms. Heredity, drug abuse and stress are some of the reasons for the illness. Professor Chen said an acute attack of psychosis could ...



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