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  1. Have you ever come across drugs?

    Posted Oct 04th 2007, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... they are very expensive. I don't want to try drugs because they are bad for our health. Unless this trend is reversed, drug abuse can become a serious problem among teenagers. Top tunes: Pop Chloe ... and drugs are cheaper nowadays. Teenagers can buy them from some pharmacies. They also take drugs at parties. I haven't seen teenagers taking drugs but some of my friends have. Drugs are very ...

  2. Learning the truth about drugs

    Posted Nov 10th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... My school recently invited the Society for the Aid and Rehabilitation of Drug Abusers to talk about the harmful effects of drugs and present some real cases. We all assumed it was going ... bought from a supermarket. This experiment showed me teenagers who use drugs often think they are getting something out of it when all they have done is giving in to curiosity. For me ...

  3. Boy, 15, arrested for drug trafficking

    Posted Jul 26th 2008, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A 15-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of trafficking drugs in Tuen Mun after police found he was carrying 58 grams of what was believed to be ketamine. Acting on a tip-off, police laid an ambush in Ming Kum Road, near the Shan King Estate car park, on Thursday night. The arrest took place at 10.45pm when the teenager arrived. Police said the haul was worth ...

  4. A heaven called home

    Posted Apr 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to run away and never come back.' These lyrics are from Ludacris' single Runaway Love featuring Mary J. Blige. When I first heard this song, I was very impressed. Child abuse and drug use among teenagers are mainly caused by family problems. For some children in Hong Kong, home can be hell but they can't run away. A lot of youngsters wander the streets late at night ...

  5. Plea for police action to halt animal abuse

    Posted Jan 16th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Hong Kong's pet lovers have called for tougher penalties to safeguard animal rights, writes Colleen Lee Pet lovers want police to step up enforcement of laws against animal abuse ... 'Police resources and resolve to combat animal abuse are far from enough.' He has proposed a motion urging the government to step up animal protection measures. It will be discussed ...

  6. Pet lovers demand tougher action on abuse

    Posted Jan 14th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee Pet lovers want police to step up enforcement of laws against animal abuse. In a survey by the Democratic Party and animal rights concern group Animal Earth, 65 per cent ... 33 per cent of respondents were pet owners. Democratic Party chairman Albert Ho Chun-yan, a dog owner, said: 'Police resources and resolve to combat animal abuse are far from ...

  7. letters

    Posted Jan 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The dangers of taking drugs Drug abuse among teenagers is getting worse. I watch the news on television very often, and I realise most drug-abuse cases involve teenagers. I think most teens don't know about the dangers of taking drugs. They don't realise how bad this is for their health. Another thing these young people fail to understand is that drugs are illegal. ...

  8. Vets alarmed at illegal drug sales in pet shops

    Posted Sep 08th 2007, 12:00am by Celine Sun, Patsy Moy

    ... Celine Sun and Patsy Moy Action urged to tackle sales of antibiotics to treat animals Animal experts are urging more action to curb the abuse of antibiotics by unscrupulous pet shops. The calls come as vets complain that many of a growing number of animals with drug-resistant infections are from pet shops. Stanley Browning, of Sha Tin Animal Clinic, said a pet shop owner brought ...

  9. Drug-resistant pets pose threat to public health

    Posted Sep 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... drug-resistant cases among pets, especially dogs. In one case, only one out of 30 antibiotics worked on two dogs with pneumonia. This can only stem from the abusive use of antibiotics. If this becomes ... systemic. A possible explanation for the abuse is that shop owners are using antibiotics on sickly puppies and kittens under their care, at least until they can be sold off. Pet shops like to sell ...

  10. Who said it?

    Posted Sep 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... crossing swim in the 1960s When you make a call, the drug will be delivered at your door Cheung Kin-leung, Action Committee Against Narcotics, on the rise of cocaine abuse in Hong Kong ...




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