Health

Three revolutions in cancer therapy

Three revolutions in cancer therapy

My work as a medical oncologist has both professional and personal meaning. I have family members who battled cancer. Some survived and lived to a ripe old age, while others...

Benefits of probiotics

Benefits of probiotics

SINGAPORE — In recent years, consuming probiotics has become a popular way to boost intestinal health. Similar to the good bacteria found naturally in the human gut, probiotics...

Dangers of screen addiction in children

Dangers of screen addiction in children

NEW YORK — Excessive use of computer games among young people in China appears to be taking an alarming turn and may have particular relevance for American parents whose...

Why more women than men suffer from Alzheimer’s

Why more women than men suffer from Alzheimer’s

WASHINGTON — Nearly two-thirds of Americans with Alzheimer’s disease are women, and now some scientists question the long-held assumption that it’s because they tend to live...

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