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App of the week: Now sit up straight and pay attention

According to Dr Jason Queiros, a chiropractor at Stamford Sports and Spine in Connecticut, you add 9kg on your back and spinal column for every 2.5cm your head tilts towards your monitor. 

Tuesday, 8 January, 2013, 3:05pm

Who would have guessed?

Can you improve your memory, concentration and vitality through a combination of natural herbal concoctions and chiropractic techniques? The Brain Boosting Package offered by the Holistic Central Medical Practice claims to achieve all that.

24 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

Chiropractors slam inaction on sick notes for back-pain sufferers

Hong Kong employees are risking life-long back problems because the government will not allow chiropractors to issue sick notes, specialists argue.

25 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Vast regions can meet China's energy needs

Your leader 'Without energy security, China's power will wane' (July 7) echoed statements from the leadership about the very severe problems caused by China's energy under-supply.

In the same issue was a photo of a solar power station in Tibet ('Empowering Tibetans'). There lies the remedy to this problem.

8 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

Spinal healer sets people straight

Chiropractors in Hong Kong have struggled for years to gain professional recognition. Claudia Ng Kok-yu believes the best way to achieve this is through education.

She has been promoting the profession since completing her training in Canada four years ago.

6 Mar 2004 - 12:00am