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  1. A long shot at extended life

    Posted Sep 05th 2005, 12:00am by Suzanne Harrison

    ... Suzanne Harrison Longevity may be something we strive for through exercise, diet and building healthy relationships, but researchers have made a breakthrough with an injection that could potentially increase our lifespan. According to a report on healthda ...

  2. the prize of beauty

    Posted Jan 28th 2007, 12:00am by Penny Hunter

    ... Penny Hunter Makers of beauty products have long sought to unearth the fountain of youth. With the launch of what must be one of the most expensive treatments available, one brand claims to be within reach of the holy grail of anti-ageing. ReVive Skincare ...

  3. Coping with old age

    Posted Aug 12th 2006, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... By 2025 Asia's elderly will make up more than half of the world's aged and they will all need help, writes Andrea Li STAYING YOUNG AND looking good in our celebrity obsessed culture has almost become an obsession for many people. But despite our ...

  4. Teaching the elderly a great idea

    Posted Dec 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hong Kong's ageing population has brought about many problems. Most elderly people have a lot of free time since they are not working. What can they do to stay active? I suggest they enrol in a computer course and learn how to use the internet. They ...

  5. In the next issue of STYLE...

    Posted Mar 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Make-up artist of the moment Alex Box reveals her beauty secrets, we check out the hottest hair and make-up trends from the spring/summer catwalks and we turn back the clock with an array of anti-ageing remedies. Out April 6. ...

  6. First glimpses of trend-setting skincare products

    Posted Nov 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Luisa Tam NATURAL INGREDIENTS With more consumers concerned about what they put on their skin, it's no surprise that natural continues to be a strong trend in cosmetics. One example is South Korea-based Eco Planet Inc's Rose Absolute Vital Fluid ...

  7. Cases of abuse against elderly on the rise

    Posted Jan 29th 2009, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee Welfare group Against Elderly Abuse handled 1,780 cases of abuse against the elderly last year, an increase of 13.4 per cent on 2007. The group said 34.6 per cent of last year's cases involved complaints about people taking property of th ...

  8. Tim Hamlett's Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 13th 2008, 12:00am by Tim Hamlett

    ... Tim Hamlett A veteran journalist and Baptist University academic, Tim looks at the issues facing the city. E-mail him at hamlett@hkbu.edu.hk With all due respect to our headline writing department, I thought Monday's announcement that the coming budg ...

  9. Young HK women declare war on wrinkles

    Posted Apr 15th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chandra Wong Many professional women in their 20s and 30s believe they need anti-ageing products even though they don't see themselves as old. More than half of the women, aged 25 to 39, who took part in a survey said they used the products. A simila ...

  10. News - World - THE PAPAL RESIGNATION

    Pope's resignation highlights ageing dilemma of octogenarians

    Posted Feb 13th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... of octogenarians are in good health, said Francoise Forette, director of the French national Gerontology Foundation. Figures show that only 17 per cent of 80-plussers are made dependent by disease, she ...




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