While most people's memories of the 2002-03 outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome - which killed 774 people worldwide - are fading, people like Huang Xingchu are still living with its...
Ten years ago today, residents of Amoy Gardens in Hong Kong woke up to find their homes were on the front pages of newspapers around the world.
Hong Kong should not lower its guard against a deadly Sars-like virus despite the city's first suspected case being a false alarm, a microbiologist warned.
More than half of the victims of a swine flu pandemic three years ago were school children and school closures proved to be a practical way to slow the spread of the disease, a study has found....
Bad day for theme parks as rides come to a halt
Here's the good news - Hong Kong's HIV infection rate is relatively low compared with those in other parts of the world.
Margaret Chan Fung Fu-chun is all too aware that the world can't be changed overnight.
While the MMR vaccine controversy does not seem to be on parents' radars in the city, they are not immune to scares over vaccinations.
Occupying a small, hilly patch of land between Ladder Street in the east, the Tung Wah Hospital in the west, Hollywood Road in the north and Bonham Road in the south, the Blake Garden area...
The Sars outbreak in 2003 left question marks over the responses and judgment of Hong Kong and world health authorities.