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How a doctor’s second opinion is just a click away for Hongkongers - and whether that’s a good thing

Online services offering access to medical experts in Europe and the US can prevent unnecessary surgery and provide alternative treatments, their founders say, as telemedicine gains traction

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Jeanette Wang

Jeanette Wang

SCMP health editor Jeanette Wang discovered the joy of trail running in 2011, when she moved from ultra-urbanised Singapore to the country park haven of Hong Kong. She's since neglected road running and triathlons in favour of the trails, and participates regularly in local races. Why? Because, as, John Muir said: “Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out going to the mountains is going home; that wilderness is a necessity..."