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Lifestyle 19 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Eating our lives away

OKAY, time for a reality check. If you need an extra nudge to get with a healthy eating and exercise programme for 2003, maybe this will help: the obesity epidemic is not only getting worse, but the latest research shows that the ill effects of being overweight and obese in middle age now rival those of smoking.

Health 19 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Asthma risk for babies

New research shows that children who go to bed with a bottle have a greater risk of wheezing episodes, which may contribute to asthma.

Lifestyle 19 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

PAPa knows best

Review by Marin Vengadesan.

Health 19 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Examining options

CANCER patients and their doctors have long engaged in a version of don't ask, don't tell: Patients don't tell their doctors they are sampling alternative treatments as an adjunct to conventional therapy, and most doctors never ask.

Health 19 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Eating our lives away

OKAY, time for a reality check. If you need an extra nudge to get with a healthy eating and exercise programme for 2003, maybe this will help: the obesity epidemic is not only getting worse, but the latest research shows that the ill effects of being overweight and obese in middle age now rival those of smoking.

AseanPlus News 25 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Alternative forum opens Thousands rally for peace at Brazilian gathering

B>PORTO ALEGRE (Brazil): /B>Thousands of people from across the globe marched for peace and more socially inclusive economic growth on Thursday to mark the opening day of the third annual World Social Forum in southern Brazil.

Lifestyle 26 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Read with the author

Roseanne Thong, author of I>Red is a Dragon/Iand I>Round is a Mooncake/I>, will be at MPH Mid Valley, Kuala Lumpur, for a book reading session for children aged 4-10 on Thursday, Jan 30, at 3pm.

AseanPlus News 28 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Mixed views on author's theory

HIS book, I>1421: The Year China Discovered America/I>, may be selling briskly in the United States, but his extraordinary theory that Chinese explorers reached the New World decades before Christopher Columbus is proving a tougher sell to academics #8211; even here in China.

Lifestyle 31 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Portrait of a leader

The life story of a woman who struggled for freedom, fought for women#8217;s rights and became Malaysia#8217;s first woman Minister has been recorded for posterity, writes LI EE KEE.

Lifestyle 05 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

A break for the family

RESPITE care for children with disabilities can be a very positive experience for both the child and his family, writes METTILDA JOHN.