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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Is boarding school right for your child?

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 05:38pm by Linda Yeung

    ... following revelations earlier this year of child abuse cases at 64 independent schools over a 27-year period. A further 36 independent schools were linked to child abuse through unresolved ... of any gender bias. "An average teenage girl may get turned off sport if she is in a co-ed environment because perhaps she is more conscious of her body image, or does not want to assert ...

  2. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Not all students are mature enough to study abroad

    Posted Oct 07th 2014, 10:27am by CICI GEORGE/CHARMAINE CARVALHO

    ... they know." Experiencing puberty in an institution can have a profound impact, says Foucar. "Teenage years are a time of huge change and sexual awareness. Being in boarding school creates added ... We'd sleep at 6am every day, after playing video games, smoking and drinking. A year later, we started gambling and doing drugs." Jessie Lee Hok-yi adapted far better although she left ...

  3. News - World - INTERNET

    US Navy treats Google Glass addict

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:27pm by GDN

    ... of other problems. But Dr Andrew Doan, head of addictions research at the US Navy's Substance Abuse and Recovery Programme (Sarp) and co-author of the paper on the patient, published ... patients to quit addictive behaviours for 35 days- no alcohol, drugs, or cigarettes- but it also takes away all electronic devices. Doctors noticed the patient repeatedly tapped his right temple ...

  4. 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. ...

  5. News - China Insider - DISEASE

    Rare ‘stone man syndrome’ turning Chinese teenager's body to bone

    Posted Sep 23rd 2014, 03:18pm by James Griffiths

    ... James Griffiths james.griffiths@scmp.com A teenager from Sichuan province who complained of stiff ankles was found to be suffering from a genetic disease that will eventually “freeze” her entire body. Doctors at Shanghai’s Tongji Hospital said on Monday that Ni Min, 14, had the extremely rare condition known as Fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) or “stone man syndrome”. ...

  6. Lifestyle - Health - FROM THE EXPERTS

    Keep family ties strong, despite different opinions

    Posted Oct 24th 2014, 05:49pm by LAM WING

    ... him to me for consultation and treatment. She thought her teenage son's health problem may have been related to academic pressure. She also thought he was a bit rebellious in his ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Businessman's book on fatherhood becomes a hit on the mainland

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 03:59pm by Bernice Chan

    ... says. "You are something like six times more likely to be a drug abuser, and four times more likely to be incarcerated and end up in jail. It's just statistics, but statistics lead ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - HISTORY

    Book review: Life and Death in the Garden, by Kathryn Meyer

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 11:53pm by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson Life and Death in the Garden: Sex, Drugs, Cops, and Robbers in Wartime China by Kathryn Meyer Rowman & Littlefield Before the Nazis invaded Poland, the second world war ... manoeuvre, according to Meyer, who has form in this field: another Meyer book, Webs of Smoke, exposes the history of the global drug trade. The ghetto Garden is awash with dirty heroin, which ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ROAD TEST

    Discoveryland is an enjoyable day out for children and families

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 05:06pm by Rebecca Tomasis

    ... with children dodging balls. The air trek obstacle course is a must for older children, including teenagers, and it is also popular with parents who are feeling brave enough to navigate the sky-high ...




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