Tuesday, October 21, 2014   

Hospitals brace for New Year rush
(01-21 16:59)

The Hospital Authority has appealed to people not to go to accident and emergency departments for non-urgent medical problems during the Chinese New Year period.
Doctors say waiting times for urgent cases have increased because of the tremendous workload caused primarily by the winter flu season. --RTHK   
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