Prisoners' perceived violence and hair regulation in Hong Kong prisons: gender-based differences - Lo TW, Hui CYT, Guan X, Kwok SI.
This study inve... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 20, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Child Labour: No Quick End to Children Trapped in Tobacco Production
Children working on tobacco farms in Chipangali District in Eastern Province of Zambia. Credit: Brenda Chitindi          “Most major tobacco producing countries use child labour in tobacco growing. Almost no cigarette can be          guaranteed to be free from child labour.”                                         British Medical Journal,...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - May 17, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Judith Mackay and Leonce Dieudonne Leonce Tags: Child Labour Development & Aid Featured Global Headlines Health Inequity IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations IPS UN Bureau Source Type: news

Hong Kong's Hang Seng index jumps more than 2%, leading gains as Asia-Pacific stocks rise
Hong Kong's Hang Seng index was more than 2% higher by Tuesday afternoon in the city. #hongkong #asiapacific (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 16, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Catholic cardinal, others arrested on Hong Kong security law
HONG KONG — Hong Kong authorities arrested a Roman Catholic cardinal, a singer and at least two others on Wednesday on suspicion of colluding with foreign forces to endanger China's national... #romancatholic #hongkong #cardinal (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 12, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hong Kong police bail Catholic cardinal arrested on national security charge
Cardinal Joseph Zen, one of the most senior Catholic clerics in Asia, and three others who helped run a now-disbanded Hong Kong fund for protesters were arrested by on charges of "collusion with... #hongkong #cardinal #josephzen #protesters #clerics (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Selling World Health Organization's Alcohol "Best Buys" and other recommended interventions in an urban Chinese population: public acceptability of alcohol harms reduction strategies in Hong Kong - Yu J, Dong D, Sumerlin TS, Goggins WB, Feng Q, Kim JH.
BACKGROUND: To counter the harms caused by alcohol use, the World Health Organization (WHO) outlined a series of evidence-based recommendations, including the highly cost-effective "Best Buys" recommendations. While many Western countries have been activel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - May 11, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Hong Kong's new leader is Beijing's designated 'enforcer'
John Lee’s election signals heightened risks to the foreign business community. #hongkong #enforcer #johnlee (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 9, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Recurring brain tumor growth is halted with new drug
When a non-metastatic brain tumor - a meningioma - recurs after surgery and radiation treatment, a patient is out of options. No drugs are approved for these aggressive tumors, which occur in up to 20% of cases and can lead to patient disability or even death. But now Northwestern Medicine scientists, in an international collaboration with scientists at the University of California, San Francisco and the University of Hong Kong, have identified a drug that inhibits growth of the most aggressive meningiomas and how to most accurately identify which meningiomas will respond to the drug. (Source: World Pharma News)
Source: World Pharma News - May 9, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Featured Research Research and Development Source Type: news

Beijing loyalist John Lee will be Hong Kong's next leader
John Lee, a Beijing loyalist, has been elected as Hong Kong's next Chief Executive. #hongkong #johnlee (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hong Kong Election Live Updates: Voting Begins in a One-Man Race
A government-vetted committee elected Mr. Lee, a Beijing loyalist and ex-security chief, to succeed Carrie Lam as chief executive. He had no opponents. #carrielam #hongkong (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hong Kong kicks off leadership polls with sole candidate - The Associated Press
HONG KONG — John Lee was elected as Hong Kong's next leader Sunday, after winning over 99% of votes cast by a largely pro-Beijing election committee. Lee received 1,416 votes in the chief... #chiefexecutiveelection #electioncommittee #johnlee #hongkong #probeijing #theassociatedpress (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 8, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hong Kong's next leader is a hardline former police officer who took on the city's protesters
As night fell, chaos erupted when crowds of protesters outside Hong Kong's legislative building hurled bottles at police, who fired pepper spray and swung batons, dragging some people to the ground. #hongkong #pepperspray #protesters #crowds #policeofficer (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Hong Kong's John Lee: Ex-security chief set to become new leader
John Lee's appointment is being seen as a move by China to tighten its grip on the city. #hongkong #johnlee (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - May 7, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

China Mobile launches mobile health app in Hong Kong
The company is looking to expand its coverage across China ' s Greater Bay Area. (Source: mobihealthnews)
Source: mobihealthnews - May 5, 2022 Category: Information Technology Source Type: news

Hong Kong reopens beaches, Beijing relaxes quarantine rules
Hong Kong is reopening beaches and pools in a relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions, while China's capital Beijing is easing quarantine rules for arrivals from overseas (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - May 5, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news