Lifestyle - Wellness
Active kids less likely to be depressed later on January 12, 2017 | 12:29 pm | By Lisa Rapaport | Reuters Children who get more exercise may have fewer symptoms of depression than their peers who are less active, a recent study suggests.
HEALTH NEWS | Why more heart-related deaths happen around the holidays Thursday, December 29, 2016 6:26 am| By Lisa Rapaport | Reuters report

Heart-related deaths during the holiday season might spike due to seasonal stress, changes in diet and alcohol consumption, or lower staffing at hospitals, the authors speculate.

New Year, new you? Fanny Serrano shows you how to lose pounds without lipo surgery Wednesday, December 21, 2016 7:08 am| By D. C. Vasquez | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon

New laser technology guarantees three to four inches of fat reduction after 20 minutes of treatment!

Many people don't know what makes smoking dangerous Wednesday, December 14, 2016 1:32 pm| By Lisa Rapaport, Reuters report

Smokers were more likely to have the facts wrong than non-smokers.

Give love, not harmful toys, on Christmas day—read these safety reminders Monday, December 5, 2016 7:30 pm| Text by Romsanne Ortiguero | Photos by Romsanne Ortiguero and Bernard Testa | Video by Bernard Testa | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon

Toys are part of the holiday cheer for kids. Here are tips to make sure you’re giving safe playthings to your kids this season.

Active kids less likely to be depressed later on

Thursday, January 12, 2017 - 12:29 pm | By Lisa Rapaport | Reuters

Children who get more exercise may have fewer symptoms of depression than their peers who are less active, a recent study suggests.

HEALTH NEWS | Why more heart-related deaths happen around the holidays

Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 6:26 am | By Lisa Rapaport | Reuters report

Heart-related deaths during the holiday season might spike due to seasonal stress, changes in diet and alcohol consumption, or lower staffing at hospitals, the authors speculate.

New Year, new you? Fanny Serrano shows you how to lose pounds without lipo surgery

Wednesday, December 21, 2016 - 7:08 am | By D. C. Vasquez | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon

New laser technology guarantees three to four inches of fat reduction after 20 minutes of treatment!

Many people don't know what makes smoking dangerous

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 1:32 pm | By Lisa Rapaport, Reuters report

Smokers were more likely to have the facts wrong than non-smokers.

Give love, not harmful toys, on Christmas day—read these safety reminders

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 7:30 pm | Text by Romsanne Ortiguero | Photos by Romsanne Ortiguero and Bernard Testa | Video by Bernard Testa | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon

Toys are part of the holiday cheer for kids. Here are tips to make sure you’re giving safe playthings to your kids this season.

Can fine lines and wrinkles disappear without surgery or injections?

Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 3:03 pm | By D.C. Vasquez | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon

A new topical treatment promises to temporarily fill out those lines without any pain.

'Fruitcake queen' Ju.D Lao encourages you to eat your veggies and be healthy this Christmas

Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 2:19 pm | By D.C. Vasquez | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon

Celebrate the season—without the weight gain—with these festive vegetarian dishes by Ju.D Lao.

Can you Bike to Raise Php100,000 for a cause? Then go to the Give Wellness Fair now

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 12:06 pm | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon

Every two minutes of biking raises Php500 for World Vision.

Joyce Pring on her famous smile, training for triathlons, and making cheat days a must

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 11:14 am | By D.C. Vasquez | Lifestyle Section, InterAksyon

The pretty multi-hyphenate reveals her secrets to keeping things light and healthy.

Distress and depression with type 2 diabetes tied to skipping meds

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 10:38 am | Report by Kathryn Doyle | Reuters

Treating depression may be necessary though it is unlikely to be sufficient to improve treatment adherence and diabetes self-management.