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Health 13 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Cornerstones of good health

In the modern era, we are physically and mentally subjected to a lot more stress and strain than that experienced by our forefathers.

Lifestyle 19 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Finding the right balance

Last week, we discussed how yoga can help shed unwanted pounds. Today, let us see what the science of ayurveda has to say on the subject.

Letters 20 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Healthcare workers most vulnerable to infections

The deadliest outbreak of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) has often centred around hospitals, with medical staff, visitors and other patients being the most vulnerable to getting infected.

Lifestyle 20 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Tissue engineering offers hope for replacement body parts

PEOPLE suffering from liver failure, heart attacks or worn knee joints often need replacement parts, and researchers around the world are working to develop artificial tissue so these patients can be helped.

Letters 20 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Braving it on SARS front lines

Despite news of their couterparts in other countries succumbing to SARS, healthcare workers here continue to battle on at the front lines, writes IVY SOON who spoke to doctors and nurses treating SARS patients at Hospital Kuala Lumpur.

Nation 23 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Asean and partners to discuss killer virus

Asean and its #8220;Plus 3#8221; partners #8211; Japan, South Korea and China #8211; will meet in Putrajaya this weekend to discuss the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome affecting the region and ways to combat the threat of the killer virus.

Nation 23 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

400,000 on brink of diabetes, says Chua

At least 400,000 Malaysian adults above 30 may become diabetics if they do not change their diet, step up their exercise and reduce their weight, Health Minister Datuk Chua Jui Meng said.

Lifestyle 24 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Trim till the end

Advocate of the high-protein-no-carbo diet, Dr Robert Atkins drew lots of criticism from the scientific community but made millions from his books and nutritional products.

Nation 27 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Economic stimulus ready soon

The overdue stimulus package to spur economic growth will be finalised soon. Acting Prime Minister Datuk Seri Abdullah Ahmad Badawi said there was an urgency to come up with the broad-based package, now that the situation in the Middle East appeared more certain. He said it would be ready #8220;faster than in the next two months.#8221; The package was initially scheduled for announcement on April 7.

Health 27 Apr 2003 | 12:00 AM

Cry me a river

B>HOOI YOU CHING /B>sings the blues as she parts the dark clouds that represent clinical depression, a bona fide disease just like heart disease or diabetes, only a bit more insidious.