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Traditional Chinese medicine proves effective in combating COVID-19 and provides a healthy lifestyle

Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) has been proved effective in preventing and treating COVID-19 and has been exported to foreign countries such as Italy and the Netherlands. Amid the COVID-19 epidemic outbreak around the world, the culture of traditional Chinese medicine has come into focus.
Source: Global Times | 2020/3/16 17:13:40

Upgraded Ice and Snow Festival launched at the 'Bird's Nest,' warming up 2022 Winter Olympics

The 11th Happy Snow Season was launched at National Stadium in Beijing, also known as the Bird's Nest, on Thursday. More than 3,000 students of various schools were invited to experience the interesting snow events in order to let more residents take a step closer to the upcoming Winter Olympics.
Source: Global Times | 2020/1/2 16:58:42

For Sidy Diallo, the weekend brings another marathon

Sidy Diallo has traveled the globe, sometimes running marathons in consecutive weeks to preach the still largely unappreciated benefits of running barefoot.
Source: AFP | 2019/11/3 14:58:39

Fast-food calorie info only cuts intake temporarily: study

Labeling fast-food menu items with calorie counts only leads to a slight, short-term decrease in average calories purchased in the United States, a study published on Thursday found.
Source: AFP | 2019/10/31 19:38:41

Poetry in motion: Social media Instapoets revive ancient art

Eighteen-year-old Londoner Danique Bailey is one of a new generation of poets using social media to revive the art.
Source: AFP | 2019/9/23 19:23:39

Chinese martial arts focus of international tournament in US

Learning Chinese kung fu can help kids develop more meaningful habits by diminishing their addiction to modern electronics devices, a Chinese kung fu super star said Saturday.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/8/5 17:58:39

WHO: Too much sugar in baby foods on market

Baby foods on market generally contain too much sugar, posing a source of health concern, a new report by the World Health Organization (WHO) has said.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/7/16 18:21:22

Immersive play brings new hope to autistic, special needs children in Shanghai theatre

An actor sits on the floor with an audience of children, turning over a paper fish again and again.
Source: Global Times | 2019/5/12 17:08:39

Delivering HIV vaccine piece by piece improves its killing power

Scientists at a US research institute have developed an HIV vaccine delivery strategy that enhanced the protective immune response in a preclinical model.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/10 12:42:50

Sugary drinks, irregular brushing fuel major tooth decay in indigenous children: Aussie study

Tooth decay levels are three times higher among indigenous children, with consumption of sugar-sweetened drinks and irregular brushing of teeth forming major factors behind the global dental condition, according to latest Australian research.
Source: Xinhua | 2019/5/4 13:49:09