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2010-11-18 13:35:00

Health officials said Thursday that the first human case of bird flu in seven years has been diagnosed in Hong Kong.

2009-12-15 15:51:00

WASHINGTON, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Food and Health Bureau has invited expressions of interest (EOI) from Hong Kong and overseas parties in developing private hospitals at four sites in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The deadline for submitting EOI is March 31, 2010.

2008-06-17 15:01:04

Hong Kong considers expanding flu vaccination to more children HONG KONG, June 16 (Xinhua) -- Hong Kong's top health official said here Monday the government is considering expanding the flu vaccination program to include children aged under five.

2005-08-21 11:21:23

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong's government said on Sunday it had discovered a suspected cancer-causing chemical in some freshwater fish imported from China, but denied the mainland had suspended exports to the territory.

Word of the Day
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.