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  1. News - World - HEALTH

    Testosterone may cut short lives of men, study of Korean eunuchs finds

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Male sex hormone may be reason women die later, study of data on Korean eunuchs finds Testosterone cuts lives of men short, scientists say A study of historical data showing Korean eunuchs far outlived their non-castrated contemporaries provides new evidence about why women generally live longer than men, scientists said. The study, published ...

  2. Magazines - Faces

    Eastern promise

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and correct fine lines, and Red:juvenus Nutri-essence Oil to give all-day nourishment to skin. Moisturising essences and serums are also among the biggest sellers at Isa Knox, a Korean brand launched ... Japanese and Korean, some are turning to ancient knowledge for solutions to the modern woman's skincare needs. Kinka Cosmetic- from Japan's Kanazawa region, or 'marsh of gold'- ...

  3. letters

    Posted Apr 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... zone between North and South Korea. The JSA tour was serious. We had to apply for permission 10 days before the trip. There was a special dress code for visitors, which included no torn jeans, no sleeveless tops and no sandals. The guide told us that we must follow all the rules. Otherwise, the soldiers might order us to leave. We could not take photos freely. Both the South Korean ...

  4. Disgruntled artists plan ghostly campaign in forbidden zone

    Posted Oct 19th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... Adrian Wan A group of disgruntled artists will hold a series of 'ghost' activities at the Cattle Depot Artist Village in To Kwa Wan to highlight their complaints that due to government bureaucracy 'only ghosts are let in'. Walk-in visi ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Hong Kong runner Andre Blumberg's Grand Slam quest

    Posted Jul 04th 2013, 12:12pm by Jeanette Wang

    ... different from how you’d normally prepare for a 100-miler. Of course there’s the added stress of travel on top of it. All the other participants reside in North America; they’ve no time zone change ...

  6. War of words doesn't help North Koreans

    Posted Jul 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... To say it once may be regarded as carelessness; to do it a second time looks like plain foolishness. In a rare criticism, the World Health Organisation has decided to take on Amnesty International after the human rights group released a damning report on ...

  7. The cold, hard facts about frozen yogurt

    Posted Jun 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jacqueline Yang It was believed that the biblical Abraham owed his virility and longevity to yogurt, while ancient Persians and Middle Eastern nomads used it as a way to preserve the goodness of milk. Hongkongers have also caught on to the health-giving b ...

  8. Lifestyle - Health - ASK THE DOCTORS DR ANTHONY LUKE

    Ask the doctors

    Posted Sep 11th 2012, 12:00am by DR ANTHONY LUKE

    ... hours in airport lounges and on planes is tiring for most people. Jet lag happens when you travel over several time zones, which affects the body's normal circadian rhythm. Symptoms can ... flights that cross three or more time zones. Samuels' review suggests that preflight doses of 0.5 to 1.5 milligrams of melatonin have been found to be effective and that 3mg to 5mg are used ...

  9. Comment - Blogs

    For some, running 100 miles around Mt Fuji is pure joy

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 07:19pm by Jeanette Wang

    ... the race. The only thing that I can do is have a good logistics plan and course preparation, and try to keep myself in the comfort zone. 3. My MP3 music player and snacks to cheer myself up and keep ...

  10. Balance and bond- dog yoga draws HK fans

    Posted Aug 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Janet Gu janet.gu@scmp.com As Jos Lew does a 'cat stretch' on a pink yoga mattress, she succeeds in achieving a deeper pose than normal with a little help- from a Pekingese dog lying flat on her back. When the early yoga gurus of India created t ...




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