Quantcast
Home » aging You are browsing entries tagged with “aging”

Melatonin, aging and cancer

By

Most people must have heard of or might actually have taken melatonin as a natural sleep aid, especially when experiencing jet lag. It’s a hormone being secreted by the pineal gland in the brain, and it regulates one’s sleeping and waking cycle.

Posted: February 15th, 2013 in Columnists,Featured Columns,Headlines,Inquirer Columns,Inquirer Features,Science and Health | Read More »

Veggies, fruits that delay aging, make skin glow

By

While scientific studies have shown how animal-based foods such as beef, pork, chicken, eggs and dairy products increase the risk of contracting cardiovascular diseases, diabetes and certain cancers, studies on fruits and vegetables have shown their beneficial effects on skin, aging and general health and wellbeing—lending credence to the phrase “beautiful inside and out.”

Posted: August 25th, 2012 in Inquirer Features,Science and Health | Read More »

Aging delayed, diseases prevented at cellular level

By
VALDECAÑAS

IN 2010, 93 percent of Filipinos were buying health foods, a 10-percent increase from 2005 figures. This was revealed by research firm Kantar World Panel, in a survey on shoppers’ purchase and usage behavior.

Posted: June 29th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Inquirer Features,Photos & Videos,Science and Health | Read More »

A healthier mom in 5..4..3..2..1

By
blue-zones

There’s no other like the greatest woman in the world. Every family has one, yet she is irreplaceable. So, if you plan to have her around for much, much longer, here are five tips to keep her healthy and happy—certainly the best things you can do for her this Mother’s Day.

Posted: May 11th, 2012 in Inquirer Features,Science and Health | Read More »

Fine lines

By

Early on in the TV show “American Idol,” contestants are required to form teams and arrange and choreograph in the course of a single night. Immediately after performing the next day, the group hears the judges’ decisions on whether any of them will individually move on to the next round. The stress levels during this 24-hour period are understandably high, and contestants have collapsed as a result.

Posted: February 24th, 2012 in Columnists,Featured Columns,Inquirer Columns,Inquirer Features,Science and Health | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • Gutter-deep floods now in some parts of metro—MMDA
  • AFP to continue planning for Edca
  • Thunderstorm develops over Metro Manila, neighboring provinces
  • Metro Manila braces anew for floods amid expected rains
  • Number coding lifted Oct. 6—MMDA
  • Sports

  • Kiefer Ravena thanks ‘the real MVPs’, vows Ateneo comeback in UAAP 2015
  • Venus Williams out of China Open with viral illness
  • Asian Games: Indian boxer facing action over medal snub
  • Michael Phelps highly intoxicated during arrest
  • NU makes UAAP history, beats Ateneo, to face FEU in finals
  • Lifestyle

  • Don Moen returns to Manila for Oct. 17 concert
  • An essential rainy day supplement: Conzace
  • She prefers her ‘adobo’ dry, herbed, marinated in red wine vinegar
  • Malaysian student takes law in New Zealand through scholarship
  • Giant button gives mall goers a big surprise
  • Entertainment

  • Fil-Am gets standing ovation from ‘The Voice’ coaches
  • Critically acclaimed ‘Whiplash’ to screen in PH Oct. 15
  • Bollywood heartthrob Roshan warns fans against obsession
  • Luis Manzano’s Angel also his ‘first lady’
  • Richard Poon album launch
  • Business

  • Asian stocks down on recovery, Ebola worries
  • More women joining top management of PH firms
  • Preparing the banking industry for Asean integration
  • Typhoon-affected banks get reprieve
  • Taiwan insurer buys 20% of RCBC for P18B
  • Technology

  • CMO Mobile Summit returns for a second year
  • US firm says phone app spies on Hong Kong protesters
  • Microsoft skips Windows 9 to stress advances
  • Netizens blast sexy model for using cop connection to beat traffic violation
  • Palace backs prepaid SIM registration
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, October 2, 2014
  • We stand in Central
  • Questions
  • Political ferment in Hong Kong
  • Recto in a time of disenchantment
  • Global Nation

  • Saudi Arabia: 2 million in Mecca for start of hajj
  • Philippine Army recognizes its Golan peacekeepers
  • Will China resort to force in dispersing HK protesters?
  • ‘Yellow’ is color of protest in Hong Kong
  • PH militants express support for HK’s ‘Umbrella Protest’
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement