Teen, 19, suffers stroke after medical procedure goes awry at Princess Margaret Hospital

The family of a 19-year-old Hong Kong woman has filed a complaint with Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) after she suffered a stroke following a botched catheter placement. The patient, who was not named, was admitted to PMH’s renal ward on April 11 with pneumonia, a hospital spokesperson said yesterday in a press release. Despite receiving treatment

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Doctors’ mistake led to Hong Kong mother’s acute liver failure

Hong Kong mother Tang Kwai-sze’s highly publicized battle with liver failure — and two separate liver transplants — could have been avoided if her doctors had...

Doctors’ mistake led to Hong Kong mother’s acute liver failure

Government investigates first imported Zika case of 2017

Hong Kong’s Centre for Health Protection (CHP) is investigating an imported case of Zika virus after a 31-year-old local woman was confirmed to be the first infection in the...

Government investigates first imported Zika case of 2017

Football star Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s career rests in Hong Kong-born surgeon’s hands after knee injury

It seems like star footballer Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s sporting career is in the hands of a Hong Kong-born surgeon after he tore his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) during a...

Football star Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s career rests in Hong Kong-born surgeon’s hands after knee injury

Hong Kong mother out of coma after second liver transplant, says doctor

Tang Kwai-sze, the 43-year-old mother whose race to find a liver donor has been dominating Hong Kong news, is out of her coma after a second liver transplant yesterday, her...

Hong Kong mother out of coma after second liver transplant, says doctor

Girl, 17, banned from donating liver to dying mother, calls for help from Hong Kong community

A 17-year-old girl has appealed to the Hong Kong public for organ donors after learning she cannot donate her liver to her dying mother. Tang Kwai-sze, 43, is suffering from acute...

Girl, 17, banned from donating liver to dying mother, calls for help from Hong Kong community

Hong Kong lifts ban on Brazil meat imports, E.U. urges action

Hong Kong said yesterday it had lifted a ban on the import of Brazilian meat, removing one of the last blanket bans by a major importer, but strong words from an EU commissioner...

Hong Kong lifts ban on Brazil meat imports, E.U. urges action

Only 30% of Hong Kong people are happy with their sex lives, study finds

A non-governmental organization has called on employers to reduce their staff’s working hours as a recent survey revealed only 30.2 percent of Hongkongers were satisfied with...

Only 30% of Hong Kong people are happy with their sex lives, study finds

Hong Kong’s second death from bird flu of the season confirmed

It's the third case of bird flu in three weeks, and the second

Hong Kong’s second death from bird flu of the season confirmed

Local man confirmed to have bird flu after visiting mainland China

He is now in serious

Local man confirmed to have bird flu after visiting mainland China