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  1. News - Hong Kong - MEDICINE

    Doctor charged for not checking on patient after surgery

    Posted Apr 15th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Doctor charged after surgery complications A private surgeon charged with professional misconduct believed there was no need to examine his patient before discharging him despite his complaints of pain after surgery. "I was under the impression he was in fairly good condition," Dr Chan Po-sum told the Medical Council in a hearing yesterday ...

  2. News - China - MEDICINE

    Bird flu kills Guiyang woman in first fatal case in a year

    Posted Feb 14th 2013, 12:00am by LI JING AND LO WEI

    ... Li Jing and Lo Wei Bird flu kills Guizhou woman in first fatality in a year One of two patients confirmed to have contracted the H5N1 bird flu virus died yesterday in a hospital ... to six so far this year, the WHO said yesterday.   ...

  3. News - World - MEDICINE

    Insulin breakthrough may end daily jabs for diabetics

    Posted Jan 11th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Daily jabs may end for world's diabetics Research mapping how insulin works at a molecular level could open the door to novel new diabetes treatments, ending daily needle jabs for millions, scientists said yesterday. A team in Melbourne, Australia has been able to lay out for the first time how the insulin hormone binds to the surface of cells, ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - MEDICINE

    Research to resume on deadly artificial strain of H5N1 virus

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg, Emily Tsang

    ... the moratorium should end because most countries have rules in place. A letter from the same 40 scientists who called for the moratorium last year was published yesterday in the journals Science ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Three women critically ill after beauty treatment

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... The chain, which has more than than 40 centres in the city, was unavailable for comment last night. The first woman was diagnosed with septic shock yesterday after being admitted to Ruttonjee ... a 60-year-old woman who developed chills, headache, bone pain and dizziness while receiving the treatment. She was admitted to St Teresa's Hospital, Kowloon City yesterday, where she ...

  6. News - Hong Kong

    Victim's relative accuses DR beauty chain of being 'irresponsible'

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 11:45pm by Stuart Lau and Emily Tsang

    ... not quite conscious. She had difficulty speaking.” He said she had bone marrow drawn yesterday as part of her treatment. Leung said the woman had had numerous conventional facial treatments with DR. ... “she was feeling dizzy, and [DR] staff only gave her some medicine to take, then sent her home. Earlier yesterday, beauty salons said they would draft guidelines to regain the trust ...

  7. News - World - HEALTH

    Medical journal slams Tamiflu maker

    Posted Nov 13th 2012, 12:00am by Associated Press in London

    ... flu pandemic. One of the researchers linked to the BMJ journal yesterday called for European governments to sue Roche. "I suggest we boycott Roche's products until they publish ...

  8. Charity to the rescue as abortion hospital shuts

    Posted Jul 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the city's terminations. Despite the move, the health minister told legislators yesterday he was worried that public hospitals may face heavier demand for abortions. Almost 60 per cent of legal ... Association can try its best to resolve the needs, but it really depends on its resources and capacity,' Secretary for Food and Health Dr Ko Wing-man said yesterday, in his first health panel ...

  9. City Digest

    Posted Jul 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 24 held after drug raids on Lantau Police arrested 25 people and seized 350 grams of ketamine, 20 water pipes and HK$40,000 in cash in several raids early yesterday in Tung Chung and Pui ... organised by the Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements in China outside the central government's liaison office in Western yesterday. They were protesting against ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Private hospitals left to sort out problems caused by beauty clinics

    Posted Oct 12th 2012, 12:00am by Emily Tsang

    ... Emily Tsang emily.tsang@scmp.com More people are seeking help for botched treatments, says association Hospitals left to sort out mess of beauty clinics Private hospitals are seeing more and more patients seeking help after visiting beauty clinics like DR, the president of the Association of Cosmetic Surgery said yesterday. Walter King Wing-keung said some patients had infections ...




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