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  1. Around the bends

    Posted May 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... scuba-diving regulator in 1943, scientists were trying to find out more about the physiological processes of the bends. When a diver breathes air underwater, there's an increase ... Laura Chaudhry Scuba diving is, like golf, one of those wonderful activities you can enjoy in your teenage years as well as your grandparenting days. Part of the appeal lies in the feeling ...

  2. The arc of a diver

    Posted Dec 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... not to send a diving team to Atlanta in the US that year. 'It was a political and financial thing,' says Oshry, 30. 'I still have my Speedo trunks and a box full of medals in the bottom ... pants sizes in muscle since he quit diving and starting training in the gym. Sport has always been part of his life. In his younger days he also swam and dabbled in athletics, soccer, tennis, ...

  3. Dive into Easter

    Posted Mar 28th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The competition will be judged in two categories 11 years and under, and 12-18 years old. To enter: Send your entry with your name, age, school and contact details to: Easter Competition, Sunday Young Post 4/F Morning Post Centre 22 Dai Fat Street, Tai Po ...

  4. Briefs

    Posted Aug 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Vessel ready for record dive after Pacific tests China's manned submersible, the Jiaolong, is returning to shore after completing five test dives in the Pacific Ocean, reaching 5,188 metres during its deepest dive, the State Oceanic Administration said. The Jiaolong and its three crew embarked on the mission on July 1 from the city of Jiangyin in Jiangsu and is expected ...

  5. Coma 'miracle' woman visits stabbed policeman

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

    ... Benjamin Wong A news anchor who recovered from a coma after receiving controversial oxygen-pressure treatment offered encouragement yesterday to a brain-damaged policeman whose family want him to receive the same therapy. Tanya Liu Hai-jui, who was declar ...

  6. Authority mulls oxygen therapy

    Posted Jun 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporters The use of high-pressure oxygen, or hyperbaric, treatment in public hospitals is being assessed by a technical team, said William Ho Shiu-wei, the former chief executive of the Hospital Authority who was recently appointed chief executive ...

  7. Wife of paralysed officer pleads for alternative care

    Posted May 20th 2006, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... Ella Lee Hospital Authority urged to be more open to other treatment The wife of paralysed policeman Jacky Chu Chun-kwok is appealing to the Hospital Authority to be more open to alternative medicine as he has yet to undergo controversial oxygen-pressure ...

  8. Lifestyle - Health

    Exercise can stave off ageing

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... Rachel Jacqueline healthpost@scmp.com Seniors the world over are learningthat it's never too late to take upa sport, writesRachel Jaqueline Get the wrinkles out Getting older was not an excuse to slow down for masters swimming champion Mabel Leung Yuen-ying. She took up competitive swimming in her 40s, learned how to ski in her 50s, and tried scuba diving and skydiving, during ...

  9. Nasal surgery leaves actor high and dry

    Posted Apr 29th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Vivian Chen. The MO Bar was a no-go zone on Tuesday because of Chanel's private party. Guests were invited to explore the depth of its J12 Marine watch, made for high fashion and now deep-sea diving. But celebrity guest Julian Cheung Chi-lam (left), won't be using any scuba gear soon. The husband of Anita Yuen Wing-yee is still ...

  10. Life saver

    Posted Oct 13th 2010, 12:00am by Victoria Burrows

    ... there is no such thing as spare time. 'When I'm not at work it doesn't equal spare time,' he says. 'I make time for my daughter. I also make time for activities I enjoy, such as diving ...




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