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

  • 111-year-old from Japan recognized as oldest man
  • Body of 1 of 2 missing students in Bulacan river tragedy recovered
  • PNP extends gun license renewal
  • North Korea insults John Kerry over his looks
  • Binay should face Senate probe, says Cayetano
  • Sports

  • NU whips Adamson 71-50
  • Guiao: Rain or Shine weighing Pacquiao option
  • PH gymnast Ava Lorein gets crack at medal round in Youth Olympics
  • Blessing in disguise
  • Record number of PBA hopefuls
  • Lifestyle

  • Depression, the loneliest place to be
  • “Share a Coke” Philippines
  • Stylish hosts let the table talk
  • RG Capital Holdings Inc. spearheads Edificio 1587 groundbreaking ceremony
  • Fishermen turn into artists in unique livelihood program
  • Entertainment

  • ‘Rurouni Kenshin’ returns with fiery martial style
  • Mariah Carey in Manila Oct. 28
  • Jackie Chan in Beijing to see jailed son Jaycee
  • 5 awards for Lav at Locarno fest
  • Major company rejects perky star
  • Business

  • BPI Family Bank to pioneer auto loan securitization
  • Andrew Tan’s Alliance Global Group to develop 12,000 hotel rooms by 2020
  • McDonald’s to launch retail coffee line in early 2015
  • Steve Ballmer steps down from Microsoft board
  • BSP: Foreign exchange flow improved in 8 months
  • Technology

  • Mind your brand voice
  • The top 10 books on Apple’s iBooks
  • Ice bucket challenge: Latest internet craze, and it’s for a good cause
  • DSWD in search for website design to promote its best practices
  • DOLE orders regional offices to use Cloud system in info dissemination, transactions
  • Opinion

  • In word and deed
  • Carlos IV, Manila, and smallpox
  • Forget the inn
  • Quezon of ‘QC’
  • No ‘party position’ on Cha-Cha
  • Global Nation

  • PH sends ship to Australian war games
  • Wanted Iranian dies in NBI custody
  • DFA hits harassment of PH fishers by Chinese
  • In the Know: Itu Aba
  • Filipino arts and eats fest goes mainstream in Toronto
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement