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Cataracts: Cloudy Eye Lenses Come with Aging

Last updated on September 9, 2021.

What are Cataracts | Causes | Risk Factors | Signs & Symptoms | Diagnosis | Non-invasive Treatment | Cataract Sugery | Lifestyle & Home Remedies | Costs of Cataract Surgery | Insurance Coverage

A cataract is when the lenses in your eyes become cloudy and your vision gradually gets blurry. Are cataracts an unavoidable consequence of ageing? Can modern medicine cure cataracts?

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Anemia: Do You Have Enough Healthy RBC and Hemoglobin?

Last updated on September 10, 2021.

Anemia Meaning | Causes and Types | Signs and Symptoms | Diagnosis | Risk Factors | Complications | Treatments | Preventions

Anemia is a blood condition usually associated with tiredness and weakness. Want to know if you have enough red blood cells and hemoglobin? Read our ultimate anemia guide now!

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Glaucoma: Guide to Fight the “Silent Thief of Sight”

Last updated on September 9, 2021.

What is Glaucoma & its Causes | Types of Glaucoma | Signs & Symptoms | Risk Factors | Diagnosis | Treatments | Preventions

Glaucoma is the second leading cause of blindness worldwide after cataracts. Although glaucoma is incurable, there are still potential measures to save your sight from glaucoma.

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Finding the best antenatal programme for you

Last updated on September 8, 2021.

Becoming a parent can be one of the biggest transitions in your life. Besides feeling all the excitement of welcoming a little one in 9 months, there are understandably a lot of challenges that accompany this special journey too. It is totally normal to feel overwhelmed by all the information and changes happening in your […]

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5 Chinese Medicines to Prevent Hair Loss | TCM Perspective

Last updated on July 8, 2021.

Hair loss is a common issue that concerns many people. Learn more about how to prevent and treat hair loss by Chinese medicine.

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Your Expert Guide to Allergy Specialists in Hong Kong

Last updated on August 27, 2021.

Did you know Hong Kong does not have enough allergy specialists? According to the Hong Kong Medical Journal, the city is sorely underserved by allergists. Indeed, most people with allergies are managed by their general practitioner or an organ-specific doctor such as an ENT specialist. While their care is adequate, it will be viewed through […]

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Autism (ASD) in Hong Kong: Signs, Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment

Last updated on August 13, 2021.

What is ASD | Signs and symptoms | Causes | Disorders | Diagnosis and screening | Treatment | Cure | Support services | Role of mainstream schools | Role of special schools

There are about 25,000 registered autistic children in Hong Kong. Here is your complete, doctor-reviewed guide about autism.

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Mental Health in Hong Kong: Seeing a Psychologist

Last updated on August 26, 2021.

What is clinical psychology | Psychologist vs. counsellor vs. psychiatrist | Number of psychologists | Regulations | Qualifications | Training overseas | Costs | Insurance coverage | Useful resources | Instant support

We all experience stress at work, relationship difficulties or personal setbacks at some point. These may lead to a range of issues such as anxiety or depression. Reaching out for help and taking control of our mental health is a courageous step, and finding the right therapist is essential. Here is an overview of clinical […]

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Conjunctivitis (Pink eye): What it is & How to Treat it

Last updated on May 5, 2021.

What is conjunctivitis | Ways of transmission | Signs and symptoms | When to see a doctor | Treatment | Prevention 

Conjunctivitis or pink eye is a common eye problem in children. Here is all the information on conjunctivitis for you, reviewed by pediatrician Dr. Eddie Cheung. 

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