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Dutch Graduating Dentists do Internship in Shenzhen on “Love Your Teeth Day”

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Mr Anne Nijhof and Ms Marit Klinkhamer from The Netherlands arrived in Hong Kong on the 25th July to take up a 4 month internship with Shenzhen’s premier dentist Dr Zac Morse. This is the first time Dr Zac has taken on interns in China and did so after hearing how Marit and Anne impressed [...]

Sep 19 2013, 12:18 pm | Posted in Dental | Read More »

China Allows Hong Kong and Macau-Based Companies to Set Up Mainland Medical Institutions

China Allows Hong Kong and Macau-Based Companies to Set Up Mainland Medical Institutions

China’s Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Commerce jointly released the “Circular on Issues Concerning the Establishment of Medical Institutions in Mainland China by Hong Kong and Macao Service Providers (weiyizhengfa [2012] No.72, hereinafter referred to as the ‘Circular’)”on December 10, which permits Hong Kong and Macao-based service providers to set up medical institutions [...]

Dec 21 2012, 8:46 am | Posted in Featured,Medical | Read More »

Center Advises Residents to Take Precautions Against Diseases

Center Advises Residents to Take Precautions Against Diseases

The center for disease control and prevention is reminding residents to take precautions in protecting themselves from transmission of diseases especially after storms. Heavy amounts of rainfall have the tendency to increase the population of flies and mosquitoes. The increase in population also leads to the increase in chances of transmission of diseases such as [...]

Aug 2 2012, 8:59 am | Posted in Medical | Read More »

More Residents Joining Trend of Growing your Own Food

More Residents Joining Trend of Growing your Own Food

A growing number of residents are interested in growing their own foods by growing vegetables and raising poultry in gardens, balconies or rooftops. So far a total of 50,000 families living in the city are growing vegetables and fruits at home while other are raising chickens and ducks in secret. A man living in a [...]

Jul 24 2012, 10:27 am | Posted in Health | Read More »

Increase in Caffeine Intake can Lower Chances of Developing Skin Cancer

Increase in Caffeine Intake can Lower Chances of Developing Skin Cancer

A new study have shown that drinking more than two cups of coffee a day or any caffeinated drinks such as tea, soda and chocolates can help lower your chances in developing skin cancer. The reports is based on the journal of cancer research that found out that caffeine has the potential to lower the [...]

Jul 9 2012, 11:35 am | Posted in Health | Read More »

Morning Outdoor Boot Camp Training Sessions in Shekou

Morning Outdoor Boot Camp Training Sessions in Shekou

Morning Outdoor Boot Camp Training Sessions in Shekou John Graham Fitness* in cooperation with Fusion Fitness Gym** will be holding Outdoor Boot Camp Training Sessions. Initially every Tuesday morning at 7:30 and Saturday morning at 9:30. Outdoor Boot Camp Training is unlike any other form of physical training. Specifically designed to integrate tough workouts with [...]

May 25 2012, 9:18 am | Posted in Fitness | Read More »

Restrictions for Antibiotic Use Tightened

Restrictions for Antibiotic Use Tightened

The Ministry of Health will be enforcing stricter regulations to curb the widespread overuse of antibiotics in hospitals. This is bought by concerns of an increase in drug resistant diseases. The new ruling will take effect on August 1. The antibiotics will be classified into three categories, restricted, unrestricted and special management based on safety, [...]

May 10 2012, 12:02 pm | Posted in Medical | Read More »

More Residents Traveling Abroad for Medical Care

More Residents Traveling Abroad for Medical Care

Medical tourism is a term that was created by travel agencies and media to describe a popular trend practiced by middle and high income residents in the city in which they travel to other countries to seek medical care. Among the most popular destinations are Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore and South Korea and along with [...]

Mar 27 2012, 11:21 am | Posted in Medical | Read More »

Drinking Diet Sodas Increases Risks of a Heart Attack

Drinking Diet Sodas Increases Risks of a Heart Attack

While drinking diet soda is said to help shrinks waistlines, drinking it everyday hay increase a person’s risk of having a heart attack or stroke. In a new U.S. study, researchers discovered that older adults who are drinking diet soda daily are 44 percent likely to suffer a heart attack. Although the research did not [...]

Mar 16 2012, 9:19 am | Posted in Fitness | Read More »

Happy Chinese New Year from the Institute for Western Surgery!

Happy Chinese New Year from the Institute for Western Surgery!

We hope you had a great Chinese New Year. We are offering some new healthcare services in Guangzhou and want to tell you a little bit about them. We are excited to announce the opening of the first Back Pain Clinic in China! Dr. Ryan Pfeifer has just come on staff with us full time and is the [...]

Feb 8 2012, 8:02 am | Posted in Medical | Read More »

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