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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Film about teenage delinquency tests the mettle of its three young stars

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 10:01am by CHRIS LAU

    ... Chris Lau Making their big screen debut in a gritty drama about teenage delinquency pushed the film's three young stars to their limits, writes Chris Lau Girls behaving badly Rainky ... commercials, and 19-year-old Hui is a popular model with fans in Hong Kong and the mainland. But when they were picked to star in a drama about three teenage delinquents, directed by Philip Yung ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1534108/film-about-teenage-delinquency-tests-mettle-its-three-young
  2. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Hong Kong girls using wider variety of drugs than boys as addicts get younger

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 10:17am by Bernice Chan

    ... centre run by the Society for the Aid and Rehabilitation of Drug Abusers (Sarda) and the women are celebrating their reintegration into society after managing to stay clean for a year. Lily, ... , Cheung says. And because teenage girls often have low self-esteem to start with, they are more prone to depression after taking drugs and are more vulnerable to sexual assault, she adds. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1464808/hong-kong-girls-using-wider-variety-drugs-boys-addicts
  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Ralph Steadman reminisces about Hunter S. Thompson on the reissue of 'The Curse of Lono'

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:35pm by Richard Lord

    ... conversations. Throughout, the usual Thompson chaos of alcohol and drugs, casual violence and massive overspending on other people's tabs prevails. Originally published in 1983, the book ... Steadman hates sport and doesn't take drugs; Thompson was addicted to both. They met when they worked together on 1970's splendidly titled The Kentucky Derby is Decadent and Depraved, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1556112/ralph-steadman-reminisces-about-hunter-s-thompson-reissue
  4. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Drug use among local teens remains hidden because it is rarely addressed

    Posted Nov 11th 2013, 07:10pm by ANISHA ABRAHAM

    ... Registry of Drug Abuse (CRDA) survey, which compiles statistics reported by local hospitals, clinics and other agencies. Although the rates of teen drug use in Hong Kong are lower than in Western countries, there is a significant concern that reported cases are just the tip of the iceberg, as a lot recreational drug use among local teenagers remains hidden. Adolescence is an important time ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1353463/drug-use-among-local-teens-remains-hidden-because-it
  5. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Sexting among teenagers more widespread than many parents think

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:49am by Karen Pittar

    ... Karen Pittar life@scmp.com Sexting has become a common practice among teenagers, who seldom consider the potential consequences of their actions, says Karen Pittar Risqué business As far as parents' nightmares go, it has to be among the worst: your teenager takes a provocative selfie and texts it to his or her "partner", assuming the photo will be their own little secret. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1538979/sexting-among-teenagers-more-widespread-many-parents
  6. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Criticised for bigoted remarks, Gary Oldman returns in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 11:18pm by James Mottram

    ... of the Planet of the Apes continues his move away from such hyper-stylised characters. Like Dreyfus, Oldman is a family man, with two teenage boys- 16-year-old Gulliver and 15- year-old Charlie from his ... of his films to show them. "There are things that I do in some movies that I don't really want them to see me doing. Like taking drugs and killing people and slapping women ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1555245/criticised-bigoted-remarks-gary-oldman-returns-dawn-planet-apes
  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Beatbox Battle 2014 Hong Kong's first beatboxing contest

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 10:39am by ALAN YU

    ... weren't beatboxers, they were kids, old men and teenagers. In a very short time, I had to teach and lead thousands of people to do something that they didn't really believe in." ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1556999/beatbox-battle-2014-hong-kongs-first-beatboxing-contest
  8. Lifestyle - Health - ALCOHOLISM

    Underage drinking fuels worrying trend in Hong Kong, amid lack of regulation

    Posted May 13th 2014, 09:22am by Charley Lanyon

    ... abuse has focused on alcoholism among adults, or drugs. “Policymakers say they see the drug issue as more serious than the drinking issue but we see it is just as serious in many ways,” Tang ... of getting involved in risky sexual activity and using other drugs when judgment is impaired.” When outreach workers speak to teens who abuse alcohol, Chung says, they find a few recurring factors: ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1511128/teenage-binge-drinking-hk-becoming-headache-amid-lack-regulation
  9. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, July 20, 2014

    Posted Jul 20th 2014, 03:54am by AGENCIES

    ... Mutant worms may put an end to hangovers Mutant worms generated at a lab at the University of Texas may provide a way to stop people from becoming intoxicated after drinking alcohol, a study released on Wednesday said. The research could lead to new drugs to help people going through alcohol withdrawal or even prevent them from feeling the effects of a night of hard drinking, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/technology/article/1556645/short-science-july-20-2014
  10. Lifestyle - Health

    Drug trial offers hope to diabetics after pancreas removal

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 10:01am by MLT

    ... now takes a small daily dose of insulin, but retains some islet function, which makes his diabetes easier to control. Now there's hope that a new drug can increase islet survival University of Pittsburgh Medical Centre's new Islet Transplantation Centre, led by director Martin Wijkstrom, is participating in a human clinical trial to test whether the drug, Reparixin, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1541784/drug-trial-offers-hope-diabetics-after-pancreas-removal

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