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  1. Serious season

    Posted Aug 09th 2010, 12:00am by Alice Wu

    ... inside the chamber and focus more on the news that really matters. The issue of teenage drug abuse may have remained safely tucked under the carpet if not for the media's work last summer. ... come clean. The Octopus Saga is still this year's teenage drug story, which will- hopefully- finally get the government, business community and consumers to address privacy concerns. ...

  2. Parents can help children deal with pressures of materialistic world

    Posted Mar 20th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... In the past few years the newspapers have been full of articles on the problems encountered by today's teenagers, such as drug abuse, alcoholism, bullying. Go back 50 years ... or selling drugs. Peer pressure is another problem that teenagers face. As they make their way from childhood to adulthood, many of them struggle to figure out who they are and what they want out ...

  3. As demand for treatment soars, teenage girls must wait

    Posted Mar 14th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Teenage girls with drug problems must wait up to two months before they can be admitted to a treatment centre, as demand has soared. Cherry Lee Wai-yee, deputy superintendent ... with drug-abuse problems has grown very quickly and it is putting pressure on our service.' There are 40 young female drug abusers at the centre, which is at capacity, and 14 of them are under 18. ...

  4. If you were given a column for YP, what would you write about?

    Posted Feb 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... such as teenage drug abuse. I'd try to promote good virtues among youngsters. We are the future so, through this column, I could pass on positivity and encourage students to pass it to each other. ... Dorothy Yim, 14, St Paul?s Convent School I'd write about different socio-political issues involving teenagers' participation. I'd like to tell teens of their importance in society. ...

  5. Expansion of centre for addicts in doubt

    Posted May 05th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam College seeking vacant campus may lose out Hong Kong's only secondary school with rehabilitation services for teenage drug abusers fears it may lose out to international ... said. 'We hope the government will think about young drug addicts who need a chance to go to school, too, when encouraging international schools to expand.' The school, which has 100 ...

  6. Talkback

    Posted May 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with rehabilitation services for teenage drug abusers' can make a greater contribution to society ('Expansion of centre for addicts in doubt', May 5). The government should consider the long-term advantages. This is a good chance for it to show its support for those young drug addicts who want to make a change. The government should be setting an example and showing that some ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted Aug 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... have stepped up efforts to fight drug abuse among teenagers who visited the mainland regularly during the summer holiday. Leaflets about drug abuse were distributed to youngsters returning ... before October. Warning for youngsters buying drugs on mainland Some 135 Hong Kong people have been arrested for drugs at entertainment premises on the mainland since the middle of last year, ...

  8. CityChat

    Posted Sep 28th 2009, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... a month- the city's lowest. The highest average was in Wan Chai, at HK$20,000. Kwai Tsing is also the district most seriously affected by self-harm and teenage drug abuse. Kwai Tsing District ...

  9. Talks on drug tests at schools and nightclubs

    Posted Jun 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to combat drug abuse. A spokesman for the taskforce said it would launch a publicity campaign on Saturday and conclude short- and medium-term measures to combat drug abuse among teenagers ... on their opinion on drug abuse among teenagers. Some 387 of the interviewees were parents of primary or secondary school students. When asked whether they would submit to an instant drug test ...

  10. Not in my backyard

    Posted Jun 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... itself was the cause of such disputes, which often broke out while setting up services for minority groups such as drug abusers, mental patients or HIV carriers. 'The government has been waging a war against teenage drug abuse for two years,' he said. 'The government advertisements keep on saying that these drug-abusing teenagers are dangerous and horrible. ...




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