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  1. Teenagers engaging in high-risk sex, warns counsellor

    Posted Feb 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... it in university life and certain aspects of adult life.' Mr Sampath said the legal limit for sex at 16 was not always a deterrent and that alcohol or drug use among teenagers made for dangerous ... Mary Ann Benitez Hong Kong's teenagers continue to engage in sexual behaviour that puts them at risk of contracting HIV, a health counsellor says. 'There is still a big problem ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/489901/teenagers-engaging-high-risk-sex-warns-counsellor
  2. Youngsters role-play as defence against drugs

    Posted Oct 13th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... drugs and how to speak to other students about avoiding them,' he said, adding that substance abuse could enslave anyone. Another Secondary Three student, Jenny, agreed, adding she would ... Memorial School have been attending an anti-drugs programme where they learn about how to say no to drugs. Their school is among 10 schools that joined Kely Support Group's new Operation Young ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/656088/youngsters-role-play-defence-against-drugs
  3. Youngsters role-play as defence against drugs

    Posted Oct 13th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... awareness on the effects of drug abuse, offer coping and refusal skills, and promote peer support for positive role models. One of the students, Michael, 14, said he knew from experience how drugs ... issue among youngsters. This programme can help us to face drugs and how to speak to other students about avoiding them,' he said, adding that substance abuse could enslave anyone. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/656086/youngsters-role-play-defence-against-drugs
  4. New drug may help heroin addicts

    Posted Jan 31st 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez Combined with counselling it can work better than methadone, says scientist Hong Kong should consider using a newer drug to treat heroin addicts instead of relying on methadone which seldom helps people get on with their lives, according to a visiting scientist. Heroin is the most commonly abused drug in Hong Kong, making up almost three-quarters of registered ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/487632/new-drug-may-help-heroin-addicts
  5. The long hard climb out of addiction

    Posted Nov 19th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... life around after 12 years of drug abuse. A young Nepali says he found salvation when two 'brothers' saw him homeless and drug-addled under a bridge. Their lives intersected at Operation Dawn, a treatment and rehabilitation centre for drug and substance dependants based on what it describes as 'Christian love and the power of the gospel'. Tomas Claudio, 60, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/660650/long-hard-climb-out-addiction
  6. Financial workers chip in for good cause

    Posted Dec 11th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez Merrill Lynch golfers raise HK$500,000 for abused children and drug addiction Erica Fung Wai-ying started playing golf so she could be 'one of the boys' ... beneficiaries: End Child Sexual Abuse and Operation Dawn, a programme to help drug abusers at a rehabilitation centre. About 90 players had registered to play but, due to work and personal commitments, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/663397/financial-workers-chip-good-cause
  7. Golf-mad bankers on course to reach HK$1m target

    Posted Dec 17th 2008, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Operation Santa Claus beneficiaries: the End Child Sexual Abuse Foundation, which wants to establish preventive programmes for Forms One to Three students; and Operation Dawn, a Christian drug rehabilitation centre which wants to provide training in basic IT to former drug addicts. Organised by the South China Morning Post and RTHK, Operation Santa Claus, now in its 21st year, will aid 13 ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/664138/golf-mad-bankers-course-reach-hk1m-target
  8. Aids groups deplore lack of role in advisory council

    Posted Aug 16th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Shing-fook of the Society for Rehabilitation of Drug Abusers, Alfred Tsang Hing-man of the Salvation Army, Elsie Chu Kam-ying, a retired senior nursing officer; and businessman William Ko. Alice Chan ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/512354/aids-groups-deplore-lack-role-advisory-council

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