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Health 05 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Listen to your heart

The stethoscope, more than any other instrument, has been the doctor#8217;s greatest weapon in the fight against disease. It has undergone many changes through the centuries, and today the basic stethoscope is fast turning into a high-tech gadget with many functions, a far cry from the first stethoscope invented in the 19th century.

Lifestyle 12 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Spiders reveal secret to building a better fence

Two years ago #8211; not long after the USS Cole was attacked by suicide terrorists in a speedboat #8211; acoustics expert David C. Swanson of Penn State University got into a discussion with two physicist friends about better ways to secure large, open expanses.

Lifestyle 15 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Handy healthcare tool

WILL physicians of the future attend to a patient using only a handheld computing device? Three students from the International Medical University think so and want to create more awareness about the technology, writes ALLAN KOAY.

Lifestyle 18 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Indonesian new wave

Renaissance to Rudi Soedjarwo, 31, and gang, is becoming a tiring word. #8220;It's not happening yet. We are only starting. It will happen but it is going to take time,#8221; says the young Indonesian director, bursting the bubble of excitement over the so-called revival of his home country's film scene.

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.

Health 19 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Getting intimate with PAM

A pilot project in Kelantan will assess whether a computer programme tentatively named the Physical Activity Monitor (PAM) can be a fitness monitor as well as fitness programmer to help individuals lead a healthier lifestyle, writes B>MENG YEW CHOONG/B>.

Lifestyle 19 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Getting intimate with PAM

A pilot project in Kelantan will assess whether a computer programme tentatively named the Physical Activity Monitor (PAM) can be a fitness monitor as well as fitness programmer to help individuals lead a healthier lifestyle, writes B>MENG YEW CHOONG/B>.

Lifestyle 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 26 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Exploring limits in art

A quick look around the major art spaces in the Klang Valley reveals an interesting start to the year in art, writes artist VICTOR CHIN.

Lifestyle 29 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Cyber-code of Chinese chatterers

THE Chinese liking for homonyms and convenience has resulted in numbers and English abbreviations being used by cyber chatters, writes DOUG YOUNG.