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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - HEALTH

    How Hong Kong's urban light pollution creates 'mini jet lag'

    Posted Oct 26th 2014, 05:19am by GDN

    ... as the City of Light; the English resort of Blackpool relies for tourism on its annual illuminations, when more than a million bulbs light a distance of 10km. This celebration of artificial lighting ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH

    The rise of medical tourism: buyer beware

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau elaine.yau@scmp.com Medical tourism is booming, but patients should do their research before committing to procedures, writes Elaine Yau The global ward Hong Kong-based writer ... by market researcher Global Information of six regional hotspots for medical tourism- India, Malaysia, the Philippines, Thailand, Singapore and South Korea- the industry in Asia is expected to grow ...

  3. News - China - HEALTH

    Medical tourists to Japan unfazed by Diaoyus row

    Posted Oct 24th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... between Tokyo and Beijing appear increasingly in need of major surgery, officials in the far north of Japan are hoping the infant industry of medical tourism can thrive unscathed. They are quietly ... in an industry that analysts say could one day be worth US$7 billion (HK$54 billion) a year. For a tourism industry that was battered by the tsunami and subsequent nuclear disaster of last year, ...

  4. News - World - HEALTH

    Jamaica launches MediCanja, its first medical marijuana company

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 10:42pm by Reuters

    ... tourism," Lowe said at the launch ceremony. Ultimately, he said, medical cannabis could help "transform Jamaica's fledgling economy". "Given Jamaica's history with ganja, we ...

  5. News - China - HEALTH

    Chinese county of eternal youth under threat from gravely ill seeking cures

    Posted Oct 11th 2013, 12:00am by He Huifeng

    ... seafood or dairy products. But now you can buy these foods at every wet market in Bama. Many young people have now quit farming to make a living through tourism. They have started to learn playing ...



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