• Wednesday
  • July 30, 2014
  • Last updated: 2:41pm
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 587 for wang yang

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Lifestyle - Health

    Hong Kong athletes take runner's high to greater heights

    Posted Jul 23rd 2013, 12:00am by CALVIN YANG

    ... Training gear that mimics the low-oxygen conditions of high altitudes is becoming more accessible to athletes, but not all experts agree it works, says Calvin Yang Ultra-marathoner Andre Blumberg puts in 15 to 20 hours of training each week on tracks and trails around Hong Kong, his adopted city for the past 12 years. But for the German, it is the time spent at rest ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1288492/hong-kong-athletes-take-runners-high-greater-heights
  2. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH BITES

    Health bites

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Labels don't tell whole story Canadian researchers have found that the majority of herbal products on the market - in North America, at least - contain ingredients not listed on the label. Using DNA barcoding technology to test 44 herbal products sold by 12 companies, University of Guelph researchers found that only two companies provided ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1331477/health-bites
  3. Lifestyle - Health

    Local women urged to be more vigilant in checking for breast cancer

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Women urged to increase screening schedule With breast cancer being the most common cancer among Hong Kong women, you'd think people would be vigilant about examining themselves regularly for the disease. Unfortunately, the opposite is true - one in two women do not check their breasts regularly, according to a new survey, commissioned ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1329338/local-women-urged-be-more-vigilant-checking-breast-cancer
  4. Lifestyle - Health - HEALTH BITES

    Health bites

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Blind drunk mice reveal effects of alcohol abuse Scientists have shed light on why binge drinking impairs the body's healing process after a bone fracture. Researchers at Loyola University Medical Centre exposed one group of mice to alcohol levels equivalent to three times the legal limit for driving. A control group was exposed to equal ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1326472/health-bites
  5. Lifestyle - LAB REPORT

    Lab Report: social media and disease, nipple injections and deleted genes

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Social media offers clue to how diseases spread The biological spread of diseases is intertwined with how society responds to those contagions, suggests a new study in Science . Based on this, study author Chris Bauch, a professor of applied mathematics at the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada, devised a method to tap social media ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/article/1324432/lab-report-social-media-and-disease-nipple-injections-and-deleted-genes
  6. Lifestyle - Health

    On the hunt for herbal remedies

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Chris Kilham scours far-flung regions to source plants for a growing alternative medicine market in the West, writes Jeanette Wang Drinks, shoots ... What I've found is that if I'm friendly and respectful, and treat people with dignity, they almost always very quickly warm up. That has got me far." jeanette.wang@scmp.com ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1324445/hunt-herbal-remedies
  7. Lifestyle - Health - LAB REPORT

    Lab report

    Posted Sep 30th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Folic acid deficiency 'harms generations to come' Folic acid deficiency can cause severe health problems in offspring, including spina bifida, heart defects and placental abnormalities. A new study published in the journal Cell reveals that a mutation in a gene necessary for the metabolism of folic acid not only affects ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1319208/lab-report
  8. Lifestyle - FITNESS

    Runner leaves milestone in the dust

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com Runner leaves milestone in the dust As a tennis fan, Andre Blumberg had always looked forward to watching Grand Slam events on television. But four years ago another slam caught both his attention and his imagination. This slam, the Grand Slam of Ultrarunning, involved completing four of the toughest and most iconic 100-mile (161-kilometre) ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/article/1310899/runner-leaves-milestone-dust
  9. Lifestyle - Health

    Consumers feel that certain foods can enhance beauty

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com A range of foods claiming to contain ingredients that can enhance beauty are feeding a desire in consumers for a more holistic approach to health ... from Japan claims to release a fragrance on consumption. It contains anti-ageing ingredients and is fortified with vitamin C. jeanette.wang@scmp.com ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1316056/consumers-feel-certain-foods-can-enhance-beauty
  10. Lifestyle - Health

    The making of a perfect running shoe

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Jeanette Wang jeanette.wang@scmp.com A French outdoor gear maker's laboratory offers a glimpse of the hi-tech power behind its running shoes Great leaps It's not exactly rocket ... "In cities, people usually run on very boring streets," says Vollet. "The idea of the app is to take runners somewhere more fun." jeanette.wang@scmp.com ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1310900/making-perfect-running-shoe

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or