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HIV Transmission: Facts and Fictions

The truth about HIV transmission Infection with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) can, over time, cause acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), for which there is currently no known cure or vaccine. HIV has existed in society since ...

Study finds that post-menopausal women remain sexually active

A new study published in The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) Internal Medicine has found that although the physical mechanics of sex may become a bit more difficult after menopause, most women will continue to be sexually...

口腔卫生差及误用漱口水会增加口腔癌的患病几率

A recent study suggests that poor dental hygiene and excessive use of mouthwash containing alcohol could increase the risk of oral cancer. The study, published in the journal Oral Oncology is based on European research conducted by the Leib...

Cosmetic cream Santen found to contain unsafe levels of mercury

The Hong Kong Department of Health (DH) has appealed to members of the public not to buy or use a cosmetic cream called Santen as it may contain excessive mercury, which is dangerous to health. The appeal followed the DH’s receipt of...