Understanding the Asian Glow: FRIEND OR FOE?
Story by Teena Apeles. Seeing red every happy hour? Or should we say, does everybody else see that unseemly crimson creep up on your face with that first sip? It’s not just you. About a thirdREAD MORE
Lies You’ve Heard About Asian Glow
Story by Teena Apeles. All Asians turn red when they drink. False. It’s estimated that 36 percent of East Asians have the genetic variance that causes facial flushing, according to Dr. Philip BrooksREAD MORE
Travel Fit: Stay Trim While on the Go
Just because you’re on vacation doesn’t mean you have to give up your exercise routine. New York City-based yoga instructor Sunina Young provides tips on how to stay trim while on the go. Fit TipREAD MORE
Eternal Youth: You Won’t Believe How Old These Asian Women Really Are
There are countless stereotypes about Asian women. One stereotype says we all have sleek, black hair. Another says that we are incapable of getting fat and a dangerous one is the misconception that weREAD MORE
My mother, Alzheimer’s and Vietnamese Cooking
Story by Andrew Lam. “Why don’t you call me anymore?” she asks on the phone, her voice plaintive, barely above a whisper. “No one remembers me, no one cares if I died.” “Mother, I called 3READ MORE
Is This Why Asian Women Are “Most Preferred” In The Online Dating World?
AYI, one of the largest online dating applications on Facebook, decided to do some research to determine if race is taken into consideration while online dating. They analyzed over 2.4 million interREAD MORE
A Hidden Tragedy — Mental Illness and Suicide Among Asian Americans
Story by Andrew Lam. What do Jiwon Lee, Kevin Lee, and Andrew Sun have in common? Sadly, they are three Asian Americans college students who killed themselves in high profile cases in April at prestREAD MORE
Is “Anti-Rape Underwear” The Right Answer?
A New York company called AR Wear hopes to bring confidence and protection to women everywhere. How does one do such a thing? With anti-rape underwear, of course. Now the harder question is how does oREAD MORE
Bizarre Double Eyelid Training Glasses
Plastic surgery rates in Asia have skyrocketed over the years. Among these surgeries, the double eyelid surgery is easily the most requested and common procedure. Despite it’s growing popularitREAD MORE
Health & Wellness of Asian American Women: The Secret to Happiness
The search for happiness is no easy one. It’s a particularly hard task because many of us don’t exactly know what makes us happy in the first place. It seems like we’re not the onlyREAD MORE