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Alternative Medicine

Spring cleaning

Put your best face forward with the latest in luxury organic facials, writes Victoria Ip.

Thursday, 8 March, 2012, 12:00am

On the hunt for herbal remedies

Several times a year, Chris Kilham ventures into the Amazonian jungles where he gets together with shamans for a few drinks. These are occasions that make a big Friday night in Lan Kwai Fong seem like a stroll through Victoria Park.

8 Oct 2013 - 9:59am

Beauty Fix: Ultimate Power Facial

The Mira hotel has enlisted British-based brand Aromatherapy Associates to launch a series of facials and body therapies for its spa.

26 Oct 2012 - 2:57pm

Health Bites

Advice for the long run

16 Oct 2012 - 9:05am

Traditional Chinese medicine

As the backlash against processed food grows, interest in holistic approaches to health has hit new heights. Increasingly, people are looking to superfoods, natural products, plants and herbs as a way to ward off illnesses and maintain optimal health.

25 Sep 2012 - 10:56am

City scope: stretching across borders


Mumbai-based yoga instructor Asha Ambani doesn't sound surprised the ancient discipline is enjoying a surge in popularity on the mainland.

22 Sep 2012 - 11:25pm

So near, yet so feared: the magic touch

2 Sep 2012 - 1:31pm

Just add water

Musician Emily Li Kit-yiu was struck with diarrhoea, chronic bronchitis and colds so often that she became exhausted with repeated visits to the doctor. She also suffered from chronic shoulder pain, fatigue and insomnia.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:07pm

Health bites

Fat used to grow blood vessels

31 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Flab-fighting, Chinese style

Chinese medicine can be as effective in treating obesity as Western methods and with fewer side effects, a university study commissioned by the Hospital Authority shows.

Chinese University reviewed almost 100 previous studies on Chinese weight-loss treatments with the aim of providing a scientific basis for the authority's clinics to develop therapy in the field.

10 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Free your mind, see a lumbarjack

Most people associate mental health with happiness, balance, stress, and absence of mental or mood disorders. Some resort to medication to lift moods, others to psychological counselling. Few would think of seeing a chiropractor.

3 Jul 2012 - 12:00am


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Principal 2:15 NAB BushRangers
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Winner Medical Kings 2:6 Verity
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Principal vs Verity
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Winner Medical Kings vs NAB BushRangers

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