Health

Japan limbers up with monkey bars, radio drills

Japan limbers up with monkey bars,...

June 15

TOKYO — At the stroke of 1pm, a group of Tokyo IT workers spring from their desks for a few minutes of rigorous bending, stretching and thrusting as a voice on the radio...

Melanoma patients who remove lymph nodes don’t live longer: Study

Melanoma patients who remove lymph...

June 08

MIAMI — People diagnosed with melanoma who then undergo surgery to have lymph nodes removed near the original tumor site do not live longer than patients who forego this common...

Keeping it low-tech, but not no-tech

Keeping it low-tech, but not no-tech

June 07

When Dr Jiow Hee Jhee’s eldest daughter Gabriella received her first smartphone at the age of 11, he got her to sign a “Smart Device Ownership” contract – a list of usage...

Lack of sleep boosts chance of death by heart failure

Lack of sleep boosts chance of death...

May 25

MIAMI — Not getting enough sleep can double the chances of dying from heart disease or stroke, particularly in people with risk factors like diabetes, obesity, high blood...

Asians say they back breastfeeding...yet harassment persists

Asians say they back breastfeeding.....

May 18

KUALA LUMPUR — Women in Asia face widespread harassment for breastfeeding in public, according to campaigners, despite a new poll showing that most people in Asia say it should...