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Are some of us born to have a beer belly?

Lifestyle Jan 13, 2019

Are some of us born to have a beer belly?

by Faye Flam

Scientific literature on excess weight and health is expanding along with global waistlines, and yet, it's hard to find a solid, coherent scientific explanation for why some people get fat and others don't, and why some overweight people get Type 2 diabetes and heart ...

Age is no obstacle to Japan's ama free-diving fisherwomen

Lifestyle Dec 2, 2018

Age is no obstacle to Japan's ama free-diving fisherwomen

A group of Japanese grannies emerges from a boat returning to shore. Clad in black wetsuits and bubbling with energy, they are part of a dwindling community of ama — free-diving fisherwomen. Onshore, the women — who range from 60 to 80 years old ...

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