A University of Hong Kong study recently found that the current screening method missed 13 per cent of those who had fever, as the devices in use were not sensitive enough.Wednesday, 3 April, 2013, 4:22am 2 comments
I am 42 years old and have been living with HIV for 17 years. I discovered I was HIV positive after running a fever for a long time. I went to the hospital; the doctor said that I had a lung infection and ran some X-rays. The fever went on so doctors conducted a series of tests to find the cause, and that's when they checked for HIV.25 Nov 2012 - 10:42am
An 11-month-old boy from the mainland has been diagnosed with a deadly and drug-resistant superbug, the seventh such case in the city's hospitals.
Although none of the patients have been infected in the city, medical experts warn that the highly contagious NDM-1 could spread rapidly as more victims come to Hong Kong. None of the patients locally has died.15 May 2012 - 12:00am
Cabaret show featuring Liz Merendino (left) celebrating two human conditions - love and hay fever; pianist Warren Wills accompanies. In English. Sept 13, 8.30pm, Skylark Lounge, 63 Wyndham St, Central, HK$150, includes one drink. Inquiries: 2801 601813 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
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Police to police protest against themselves3 Sep 2011 - 12:00am
They may have bodyguards and handlers to protect them from overly ardent fans, but even the most pampered of celebrities don't get special protection from the flu.24 Jun 2011 - 12:00am
Answer the following questions
1 Which is not one of the ways the dissidents say they have been harassed?
a. phone services cut
c. house arrest
2 How did the police say Liu Xia's invitation list had helped them?11 Nov 2010 - 12:00am
A 62-year-old man was critically ill with the flesh-eating disease necrotising fasciitis, the Centre for Health Protection said yesterday. The Wong Tai Sin man had injured his right hand at home while handling a fish on Thursday. He developed fever and swelling of the hand the next day and was admitted to Queen Elizabeth Hospital.13 Oct 2009 - 12:00am
The greatness of mother's love
Recently I learned a lesson when I got sick.
I had a fever and cough in the morning. I went to see a doctor with my mum. There were many patients in the hospital. We were told to sit down and wait for about three hours.5 Oct 2009 - 12:00am