SCM promotes health management in Chinese medicine at GIES 2018

25 November 2018


Hong Kong Baptist University – Jockey Club Chinese Medicine Disease Prevention and Health Management Centre set up an exhibition booth at the Gerontech and Innovation Expo cum Summit 2018 (GIES 2018) at the invitation of The Hong Kong Jockey Club Charity Trust, one of the major sponsors of the event, which was co-hosted by the HKSAR Government and The Hong Kong Council of Social Service and co-organised by the Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation.  Running from 22 to 25 November, the exhibition staged by the Centre attracted over 2,000 members of the public.  Elderly visitors were offered free Chinese medicine body constitution assessment conducted by Chinese medicine practitioners.  Staff at the booth also introduced “Embrace Health”, a mobile app developed by the Centre, to visitors, encouraging them to make use of its “Body Constitution Test” to find out their body constitution types as well as learn how best to manage health for different body constitutions by viewing articles and videos available on the app.