Reproductive System

Why is the Penis Shaped Like That?

Why is the Penis Shaped Like That? by Jesse Bering Transworld Digital (e-book)

Sunday, 29 July, 2012, 12:00am

Flower power

If I ever have a garden, one of the first things I plant will be zucchini. But I'd commit squash infanticide - I wouldn't let the zucchini come to maturity, and would instead kill it while it's young, harvesting it for its beautiful, edible blossoms.

17 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Her bouquets are forever

Beautiful bouquets have one lamentable habit: the petals of their flowers fade, wither and drop off.

8 May 2012 - 12:00am

ROUTINE maintenance

A fresh-faced glow is no longer the domain of women. This holiday season sees a proliferation of men-only facial treatments and even spas and skincare boutiques solely reserved for their domain.

8 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Boy? Girl? Test for newborns can tell

It is not uncommon for baby girls and boys in Hong Kong to develop sex organs that look like those of the other gender, a medical specialist says.

One or two suspected cases of children with disorders of sex development are referred to the Kowloon Central group of public hospitals each month, according to consultant chemical pathologist Dr Anthony Shek Chi-chung.

6 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

Cracking good eggs top in science contest

A team of secondary students from Sha Tin won an annual science project competition with their invention of a handy egg opener.

The 'all-rounded egg opener' won five students from Immaculate Heart of Mary College the prize in the senior division of this year's Hong Kong Student Science Project Competition.

7 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

Top tips: in the spotlight

Sharon Cheung Po-wah, a former news anchor at Cable TV and now senior vice-president of listed company eSun Holdings, offers tips on how to keep your skin camera-ready.

1 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Urban Cleanse Facial for Men

What is it?

The Frederique Urban Cleanse Facial for Men, which uses Elemis products, many of which you can buy and use at home, too.

What was it like?

15 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Your money - Tracy Tong

Age: 24

Business: Owner of Soho Day Spa

Young Post: What does your business include?

Tong: My shop offers facials, spa, body massage, nail art and dieting packages to clients. We also sell the beauty products that we use in our services.

YP: How did you start your business?

6 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Men find good health can help their careers

When 35-year-old businessman John Tang (not his real name), got a job at an investment bank, his boss had high expectations of him. Mr Tang exceeded these expectations and faced a bright future.

After three years at the company, however, he faced a crisis. Instead of gaining respect in the industry, he gained weight, rising from 190 pounds to 230 pounds.

15 May 2007 - 12:00am

Seat of love

Karim Rashid's Clicquot Loveseat was apparently inspired by the S-shaped conversation chair, which was designed in 18th-century France so couples could whisper sweet nothings to each other while seated a decent distance apart.

1 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Most people seeking sex therapy are professionals

A significant proportion of the couples who undergo therapy for sexual dysfunction are professionals who have completed university education.

14 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

Never say die

The problem with displaying fresh-cut flowers is that they wither and die.

14 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Face the facts

THE BETTER MODELS are at adapting their looks, the more successful they become. 'I know how to make every part of my body appear different than it is,' Christy Turlington once told Vogue. 'I can make my eyes and my lips appear bigger by putting my chin down. You can manipulate everything by photography.'

4 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

The unkindest cut for cheating husbands

Wives getting back at their cheating, boozing husbands by taking a kitchen knife to their private parts has become an unusual trend in southern Vietnam, local newspapers report.

Lao Dong (The Worker) newspaper said last week there have been seven cases of women severing their husbands' penises in the past year, all within 150km of Ho Chi Minh City.

25 Feb 2006 - 12:00am