Ching M. Alano
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Sniff your way to good health
by Ching M. Alano - December 18, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s a “smell” world after all. So I follow my nose one balmy afternoon and it leads me to the launch of Scentsmith Perfumery’s first store at the second level of Greenbelt 5, Makati Cit...
Mission: To curb rising HIV cases among the youth
by Ching M. Alano - October 2, 2018 - 12:00am
There was a time when the mere mention of the word AIDS (Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) was enough to make anyone tremble in fear, mainly because of the many misconceptions surrounding this deadly disease like,...
Finally, a home for abandoned children
by Ching M. Alano - June 26, 2018 - 12:00am
At Brighthalls, a temporary home for abandoned children, nothing could be brighter than the cherubic smiles on the innocent faces of babies.
The past and the future are always present in Iloilo
by Ching M. Alano - June 3, 2018 - 12:00am
This must be my fourth time to Iloilo and always there’s something new (or old) to love about it. Or something that makes me fall in love with Iloilo again and again.
Scientist shares new studies on infant nutrition
by Ching M. Alano - April 10, 2018 - 12:00am
We can’t stress this enough: Breast milk is best for babies.
Antique is sleepless as Loren Legarda brings music to the grass roots
by Ching M. Alano - March 11, 2018 - 12:00am
A dazzling full moon hangs in the dreamy night sky and a gentle breeze sweeps over us as the 70-piece Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra takes center stage before an enrapt crowd of 5,000 at the grounds of the San...
Princess Fernandez: Babies born this year will be great leaders
by Ching M. Alano - February 16, 2018 - 12:00am
As the Year of the Rooster makes its exit with its last feeble crow and the Year of the Earth Dog barks its way in at the stroke of midnight on Friday, Feb. 16, feng shui expert Princess Lim Fernandez, a management...
Parkway Cancer Centre: Holistic care for patients battling the Big C
by Ching M. Alano - January 2, 2018 - 12:00am
You walk into the Parkway Cancer Centre in Singapore and expect the gloomiest scenario, right?
There’s easy cash from e-trash
by Ching M. Alano - December 25, 2017 - 4:00pm
As we say goodbye to an old year and hello to a new one, it doesn’t really mean that we have to bid adieu to our old electronic gadgets/electrical appliances, dump them, and replace them with something ne...
Sweet tidings for christmas from Maitre Chocolatier
by Ching M. Alano - December 20, 2017 - 4:00pm
What’s the sweetest thing anyone can ever give or receive on Christmas?
Georgina Wilson-Burnand: From it girl to model mom
by Ching M. Alano - December 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
Motherhood becomes “It” girl Georgina Wilson-Burnand.
Choose safe and non-toxic toys this christmas
by Ching M. Alano - December 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
So, you’re done shopping for toys for your godchildren, whether they’re naughty or nice? 
Hark the Herald, Philippe Starck’s in your kitchen!
by Ching M. Alano - December 8, 2017 - 4:00pm
You can tell the Starck difference when you see it.
Myrna Segismundo cooks up a Pinoy christmas feast
by Ching M. Alano - December 6, 2017 - 4:00pm
Yep, it’s beginning to smell a lot like Christmas! The air is laced with the glorious aroma of lemon-scented morcon baking in your kitchen.
How important is a good night’s sleep to Christine Jacob-Sandejas, Chris Tiu, and the Volcanoes?
by Ching M. Alano - December 4, 2017 - 4:00pm
How many of us can really say we get a good night’s sleep every day?
Sidcor Sunday Market: Your one-stop shopping destination
by Ching M. Alano - December 1, 2017 - 4:00pm
It’s Sunday, sweet Sunday! And nothing can possibly yank you out of bed as you lie in blissful slumber.
Rx: Better healthcare, lower cost
by Ching M. Alano - November 20, 2017 - 4:00pm
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you and I know how this global behemoth called the Internet has changed the way we do things; it has certainly changed our lives!
Good tidings, good health for christmas
by Ching M. Alano - November 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
As soon as we enter the store, our eyes light up at the sight of the assorted holiday goodies bundled together under such categories as: Glimmer, Glisten, Glow, Luster, Shimmer, Twinkle, Be Dazzling, Pure Radia...
Taiwan’s fertility doctor brings affordable in vitro treatment
by Ching M. Alano - October 30, 2017 - 4:00pm
Louise Joy Brown made screaming headline news when she was born on July 25, 1978 as the world’s first “test tube” baby.
Keep children away from toxic lead
by Ching M. Alano - October 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
Lead is a much-dreaded word. And why not?
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