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Understanding pneumonia

By Dr YLM

Herbs may help AIDS patients

A Malaysian herbal formula is being studied for its effectiveness as a complementary treatment for HIV/AIDS patients to help them sustain a longer and higher quality of life.

Fear heightens, schools closed

B>HONG KONG:/BFour schools here were ordered shut for a week after 182 of their students were found to have family members who have contracted the deadly atypical pneumonia as many parents expressed fear of their children catching the disease while at school.

Jet-setting bug

The devastating effects of a mystery pathogen have given rise to fears of a modern-day Black Death. Doctors say it is not a question of if such a virus will emerge, but when. Millions of air travellers could spread it round the globe, writes LORRAINE FRASER.

Hong Kong comes under pressure to close all schools

B>HONG KONG:/BEducation authorities here are coming under mounting pressure to shut down all 2,100 schools and kindergartens in the territory amid a widening outbreak of the mysterious atypical pneumonia.

War, virus worries pull down Genting, Resorts shares

GENTING Bhd and Resorts World Bhd share prices took a battering on the KLSE yesterday, amid worries that the group's hospitality business will be affected by the war in Iraq and the outbreak of sickness caused by the atypical pneumonia virus in parts of Asia.

Aussie Thorpe withdraws from 'Duel in the Pool'

Australia#8217;s Ian Thorpe has withdrawn from next month#8217;s #8220;Duel in the Pool#8221; against the United States because of a viral illness, the triple world record holder said Friday.

Severe blow for sickly HK

THREE weeks ago, at the start of the mysterious pneumonia outbreak, an anonymous e-mail was making its rounds in Hong Kong, warning to wash hands all the time to prevent infection. Most people who received the e-mail had a good laugh. But by Thursday, no one was laughing.

Facts about SARS

A DEADLY pneumonia-like virus spreading across the world has killed 63 people and infected more than 1,900 others, mainly in Asia. Here is a list of the most frequently asked questions about Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and answers from health experts.

Facts about SARS

A DEADLY pneumonia-like virus spreading across the world has killed 63 people and infected more than 1,900 others, mainly in Asia. Here is a list of the most frequently asked questions about Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) and answers from health experts.

Life Inspired has a chic new look

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