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Illness

Don't blame the sick

If people can make themselves healthy, should we blame them for getting sick?

Friday, 7 December, 2012, 4:20am

New World patriarch Cheng Yu-tung in hospital with unknown illness

Hong Kong property tycoon Cheng Yu-tung, who retired as chairman of New World Development in March, is in hospital with an unknown illness.

His eldest son, Henry Cheng Kar-shun, the firm's new chairman, confirmed his father was in hospital but said there was no serious problem with his health.

21 Sep 2012 - 2:26pm

Beating the odds - and competitors

Raymond Chiu Hok-yin was born with epilepsy, an illness that can suddenly cause sufferers to shake uncontrollably. Because of the brain disorder, the boy's mental development was slightly impaired. And this affected his self-esteem.

3 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Chop killer had just left hospital

A psychiatric patient who killed a security guard yesterday had visited a public hospital just three hours earlier.

The guard was nearly decapitated in the frenzied chopper attack in Sheung Shui.

The 53-year-old man left North District Hospital after the consultation at 4.15am.

31 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Room to manoeuvre

A child's bedroom is perhaps one of the most challenging spaces to design, especially when you want to avoid children outgrowing it too quickly, while keeping the space clutter-free and creating a fun place to play.

Kids by Red Cabinet owner Clarissa Wong says it is important to think ahead to the future needs of the room.

16 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Extend mentor scheme to help community ills

Castle Peak Hospital's management and staff are to be congratulated for introducing a recovery-orientated approach by employing former patients as mentors for those in the mental health system. In this way, the counsellors can help show the mentally ill that it's possible to enjoy a full recovery and lead a normal life.

8 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

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