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Unhealthy lifestyles a silent killer, warns chief secretary

Hong Kong people may be getting wealthier, but it is not making them any healthier. In fact, Matthew Cheung Kin-chung has warned that more than 50% of annual deaths in the city can be attributed to unhealthy lifestyles and poor eating habits. Writing in his Sunday blog, the Chief Secretary said almost half of the population had high blood […]