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The Secret is Out!

By Jannelle So I have always heard that it’s like a secret society of learned men and women; that there’s an unspoken code of confidentiality among students and masters. And so when I endeavored to do a Kababayan LA special […]
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Genes linked to schizophrenia, bipolar disorder

(PARIS-AFP) – Broad sweeps of the human genome have exposed genetic mutations that boost the risk of the devastating yet baffling diseases of schizophrenia and bipolar disorder, according to two studies published Sunday. The independent studies, each conducted by a […]
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Djokovic targets career grand slam

By Dave James NEW YORK, Sept.13 (AFP) – Novak Djokovic, whose US Open triumph was his third Grand Slam title of the season and 64th win in 66 matches in 2011, insisted on Monday that he was not invincible. But […]
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Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan slapped with $100,000 fine

NEW YORK, Sept. 12 (AFP) –The National Basketball Association has slapped Charlotte Bobcats owner Michael Jordan with a $100,000 fine for comments about the league’s labour dispute, ESPN reported Monday. The NBA prohibits owners from speaking publicly about the collective...
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Testosterone drop helps men do dad-duty – study

WASHINGTON, Sept. 13 (AFP) – Men experience a drop in testosterone after the birth of their children, a phenomenon that may help them meet the challenges of caring for their offspring, said a study released on Monday. Testosterone is a […]
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How you can tell the difference between allergy and a cold

A VISIT with your doctor is the best way to determine whether you have a cold or an allergy. While allergy symptoms and cold symptoms are very similar, there are some signs to look for if you want to know […]
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Boost broccoli’s cancer-fighting power with a kick of spice

Adding mustard, horseradish or wasabi to your broccoli has been found to significantly boost its cancer-fighting ability in a new study published this week. The secret sidekick is an enzyme called myrosinase which is necessary to form sulforaphane, the vegetable’s […]
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Traveling with food allergies? There’s an app for that

Developed by a team of researchers from Purdue University and announced last week, the app yields real-time translations — it takes on average 0.09 seconds – without the need for an internet connection or server, creators said. Furthermore, once the […]