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Biotech boss backing gene therapy to solve ageing crisis seeks injection of urgency, but scientists preach patience

Experimenting on herself didn’t go down well with scientists, but Elizabeth Parrish is convinced gene therapy can increase the length and quality of our lives, and wants early approval for treatments to stem ‘planet’s biggest killer’

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM

Experimenting on herself didn’t go down well with scientists, but Elizabeth Parrish is convinced gene therapy can increase the length and quality of our lives, and wants early approval for treatments to stem ‘planet’s biggest killer’

Biotech boss backing gene therapy to solve ageing crisis seeks injection of urgency, but scientists preach patience
Why Hong Kong hospitals should serve patients more vegetarian food instead of meat – and not just overboiled cabbage

Being provided with good plant-based food options can help a patient’s recovery, so why do we hear so many complaints about what local public hospitals offer? Perhaps they should take the lead from Adventist

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM

Being provided with good plant-based food options can help a patient’s recovery, so why do we hear so many complaints about what local public hospitals offer? Perhaps they should take the lead from Adventist

Why Hong Kong hospitals should serve patients more vegetarian food instead of meat – and not just overboiled cabbage
Young Hong Kong pharmacists hope to fill gap in care by helping patients take medicines properly and countering superstition

Many people don’t follow instructions on taking medication because of confusion or cultural beliefs – which can be fatal. A group of health professionals is trying to educate the public about use of prescribed drugs

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM

Many people don’t follow instructions on taking medication because of confusion or cultural beliefs – which can be fatal. A group of health professionals is trying to educate the public about use of prescribed drugs

Young Hong Kong pharmacists hope to fill gap in care by helping patients take medicines properly and countering superstition
Hospice and palliative care services in Hong Kong: how to access them, and why we need to talk more openly about death

Demand for end-of-life, palliative and hospice care in Hong Kong is outstripping supply. Knowing what the options are is essential to ensuring loved ones die in peace, and so too is talking frankly about dying

20 Jul 2018 - 2:55PM

Demand for end-of-life, palliative and hospice care in Hong Kong is outstripping supply. Knowing what the options are is essential to ensuring loved ones die in peace, and so too is talking frankly about dying

Hospice and palliative care services in Hong Kong: how to access them, and why we need to talk more openly about death