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Source: Taiwan News

Taipei :: Taiwan | updated 2012-06-26 14:57:02 -0700 | political-news

Taipei, April 26 (CNA) Taiwan will immediately suspend imports of U.S. beef and relevant products if the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) heightens the United States' mad cow disease risk status, Health Minister Chiu Wen-ta said Thursday.
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Source: The Courier-Mail

Brisbane :: Australia | updated 2012-06-25 23:04:40 -0700 | political-news

THE body investigating breaches in Queensland's health system says it has not looked into an allegation a Gold Coast doctor turned off a patient's life support system against her wishes. Russell Stitz told ABC Radio this morning the panel could...
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Source: Taiwan News

Taipei :: Taiwan | updated 2012-07-08 16:38:32 -0700 | business-news

A Pentagon official is signaling that the Army could lay off as many as 24,000 enlisted personnel and up to 5,000 officers to meet a projected reduction in the force. Thomas Lamont, who is an assistant secretary of the Army,...
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Source: PRWeb

Ami :: Japan | updated 2013-02-27 11:04:03 -0800 | entertainment-news

April 24, 2012 The American Meditation Institute (AMI) will hold its fourth annual mind-body medicine CME course on meditation and yoga for physicians and other health care professionals, November 1-4, 2012 at the Cranwell Resort and Spa in Lenox, Massachusetts....
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Source: Xtra News

Blenheim :: New Zealand | updated 2012-06-23 14:28:38 -0700 | travel-news

Patient airlifted from Sounds island Lifeflight, Fuseworks April 24, 2012, 6:42 am At 03:00 am this morning the Life Flight Trust responded with the Wellington-based Westpac Rescue Helicopter to a patient on Arapawa Island near Tory Channel in the Marlborough...
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Source: PR Newswire

Taipei :: Taiwan | updated 2012-06-23 09:21:07 -0700 | green-news

hereinafter "ASE", or the "Company") today announced that it has filed its annual report on Form 20-F for the year ended December 31, 2011 with the U.S...The 2011 20-F is available on ASE's website at www.aseglobal.com  and on the website...
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Source: China News

Beijing :: China | updated 2012-06-24 20:54:42 -0700 | business-news

A man who swallowed the barrel of a doctor's syringe during a routine hospital operation stands to receive 60,000 yuan ($9,500) in compensation. Zhang Hua, a company manager, underwent an operation under general anesthetic on March 22 to remove polyps...
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Source: New Zealand Herald

Auckland :: New Zealand | updated 2012-06-22 18:10:39 -0700 | technology-news

It is part of the plan to make New Zealand virtually smokefree by 2025 and would follow the introduction of plain packaging law in Australia, the first country to adopt this tobacco rule. British American Tobacco, Philip Morris and Imperial...
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Source: Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney :: Australia | updated 2012-06-23 04:16:50 -0700 | sports-news

Story continues below "The direct correlation between positive attitude and the outcomes of back pain we do not know. "We know positive thinking would make people better, if they get occasional back pain and say, "that's life," there is more...
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Source: The Star

Kuala Lumpur :: Malaysia | updated 2012-06-20 05:37:06 -0700 | sports-news

Malaysian businesses can start bidding from today for locally developed innovations that have the potential to yield up to RM1bil in revenue. Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak unveiled the 42 commercially ready products that have been developed under the Innovation...
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Source: Chinadaily

Taiyuan :: China | updated 2012-06-18 15:43:04 -0700 | travel-news

The local quality watchdog in Shangxi has said on its website that Coca-Cola products that have recently been under question are safe and meet national standards. A Coca-Cola (Shanxi) Beverage Limited staff exposed information that a total of 120,000 boxes...
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Source: Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney :: Australia | updated 2012-06-18 10:38:28 -0700 | political-news

After hours of legal arguments by counsel for tobacco companies claiming the government's measures breached the constitution, the Chief Justice, Robert French, questioned a core element of the companies' case. Justice French put it to leading counsel Bret Walker, SC,...
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Source: China News

Beijing :: China | updated 2012-06-17 09:20:36 -0700 | political-news

A leading traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) expert said Tuesday that there is no need to worry about the toxicity of TCM, as the time-honored therapy is backed by developed theories and drug-making techniques. Zhou Chaofan, a researcher with the China...
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Source: China News

Beijing :: China | updated 2012-06-17 04:16:24 -0700 | political-news

Veteran drug safety experts have urged the public not to panic over chromium-contaminated drug capsules illegally made from industrial gelatin. So far no cases of adverse reactions have been reported in the country and excessive levels of chromium detected in...
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Source: The Star

Kuala Lumpur :: Malaysia | updated 2012-06-15 22:01:41 -0700 | sports-news

The Health Ministry is investigating complaints that patients with medical insurance coverage are being overcharged by private hospitals. Its minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai said hospitals must not discriminate between such patients and those paying on their own, adding...
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