Siu Sai Wan Swimming Pool temporarily closed | Health4News

Hong Kong (HKSAR) – Attention TV/radio announcers:
Please broadcast the following as soon as possible and repeat it at regular intervals:
The Leisure and Cultural Services Department said today (July 26) that the Siu Sai Wan Swimming Pool in Eastern District has been temporarily closed…
Siu Sai Wan Swimming Pool temporarily closed

Preventing injury and illness in athletes | Health4News

26 July 2014
Last updated at 02:59

Several big names have pulled out of the Commonwealth Games in the past few weeks with injuries and illness.
Getting an athlete to the start line fit and healthy is no easy feat, but monitoring every aspect of their lives is one way of trying to…
Preventing injury and illness in athletes

Trail of Medical Missteps in a Peace Corps Death | Health4News

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Trail of Medical Missteps in a Peace Corps Death

Tend and Befriend | Health4News

“Men walk, women talk.” The veracity of this the popular saying was proven in a landmark study conducted by two women scientists at UCLA.
The long-held idea that the familiar “fight or flight” mechanism was the universal human response to stress (based of…
Tend and Befriend

Legalizing Prostitution Could Reduce HIV Infections Nearly In Half | Health4News

If prostitution were legal, HIV transmission rates would likely drop dramatically, a new study has concluded.
Researchers at the 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia, presented a new paper in which they studied HIV among female sex workers in Canada, India and…
Legalizing Prostitution Could Reduce HIV Infections Nearly In Half

In Pursuit of Persistence | Health4News

Nature is persistent I think as I observe the plantlets pushing their fragile stems and leaves between stones and bricks embedded in the ground surrounding a New York City tree.
Persistence is the pursuit of a goal in spite of obstacles and is a key element to success. But if…
In Pursuit of Persistence

What It Feels Like Waiting for Cancer Test Results | Health4News

I was diagnosed with lung cancer in 2006. For the past eight years since my operation I’ve gone every few months for a blood test or scan. I just had another clear scan, and by now I’m used to the routine, although sometimes if I have a cold or I’m not feeling 100…
What It Feels Like Waiting for Cancer Test Results

Alabama patient wakes up from circumcision to find penis amputated | Health4News

Johnny Lee Banks, Jr., from Birmingham, Alabama, went for the routine procedure last month but awoke to find his penis was gone
In a lawsuit against the hospital and doctors, he said he had never been warned that losing all of his penis would be a possibility

By
Associated Press
and Daily Mail…
Alabama patient wakes up from circumcision to find penis amputated

And the Unhappiest City in America Is… | Health4News

Could the city that never sleeps also be the city that never…smiles? According to a new study by the National Bureau of Economic Research (NEBR), the answer may be yes; the research suggests that New York City is the unhappiest major city in the U.S., after adjusting for demographics,…
And the Unhappiest City in America Is…

The Difference Between Slow and Fast Weight Training | Health4News

Just like the beats of reggae versus merengue, your weight-training rhythms—a.k.a. the tempos at which you perform your reps—don’t affect your body the same way. Look around the weight room and you’ll see folks doing everything from long drawn-out movements to Energizer…
The Difference Between Slow and Fast Weight Training

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