Healthcare

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Medical masks are magnifying Hong Kong’s ongoing pollution crisis

Disposable Covid-19 gear has led to widespread pollution across Hong Kong. Let's talk about mask waste, and better alternatives.

26 Aug, 2020

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Buying time: Cracking open questions about egg freezing

Egg freezing gives women hope and time, but also raises questions about fertility rates, gender equality, parenting trends and economic disparity.

31 Jul, 2020

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The meaning behind LGBT+ terms

A guide to need-to-know LGBT-related terms and the meanings behind them.

17 Jul, 2020

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Talk, Listen, Care: Why we need to raise awareness about mental health and suicide prevention in young people

Based on personal experience, The Weez Project’s founder Ann Pearce shares her views on how we can prevent youth suicides in Hong Kong.

7 Jul, 2020

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What I learned from raising a son with severe autism

As a single mother in Macao, Ruby Lou explains how love, trust, patience and encouragement helped her autistic son reach his full potential.

1 Jun, 2020

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An ultra-marathon runner’s race against depression

In 2018, Vivi Cheung became the first woman from Macao to complete the Ultra Trail de Mont Blanc.

27 May, 2020

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Meet the volunteers leading COVID-19 relief efforts in the Philippines, US and UK

From delivering food to providing emotional support, volunteers around the world are stepping up in thoughtful, innovative ways.

20 May, 2020

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5 meaningful projects to support virtually this summer

If you have an extra hour while physical-distancing or simply want to take your mind off the new coronavirus, check out these few documentaries, initiatives and books.

13 May, 2020

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Crisis on the horizon: Rohingya refugees say they are ‘living in fear’ of COVID-19 outbreak

An internet blackout, overcrowding, poor sanitation and a global pandemic are a recipe for disaster in Bangladeshi refugee camps, where more than a million Rohingya Muslims have sought refuge.

11 May, 2020

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Essential Terms: Sexual and reproductive rights

From assisted reproductive technology to egg freezing, learn about essential terms used in discourse about sexual and reproductive rights.

23 Apr, 2020

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