Do-It-Yourself Dialysis Clinic Banned by Beijing

I’m still in holiday mode, sunning and sweltering in 40 deg C heat. Back to work and back online next week.

In the interim, here is an amazing BigD article from China. I have studied Mandarin for about four years now and I am keen to go to China. However dialysis in mainland China is currently not very reliable for visitors. This article, from the South China Morning Post, via the Wall Street Journal’s ChinaRealTimeReport, shows why:

Banned by Beijing: A DIY Dialysis Clinic

A DIY dialysis clinic in the outskirts of Beijing was recently shut down by health officials after more than four years in operation, according to the South China Morning Post. (more…)