Early last week someone sent me an article on how to deal with an abuser. It was written by someone who apparently knew a thing or two about psychology but I didn’t agree with any of the methods described. Now an abuser can be your spouse, parent, child, partner, sibling or employer. But unfortunately, not everyone
According to research conducted by the University of Kent, smells that we experience outdoors evoke pleasant memories and a sense of well-being. There’s no doubt that smells have a tendency to arouse strong emotions in people. Smells, in general, have memories of days gone by. Memories of your home country.
Before I went to bed for a good night’s doze, my wife and I spent a few minutes praying to the Almighty for all that he has done in the past and what he is doing to keep us moving. One thing we don’t hope to mention is the life that he has given us despite the hurdles and challenges. I take a sigh when I jot this down.
One of the weirdest traits that Damian had, you know the child from the Omen movies, was that he never got ill a day in his life. His parents thought it wasn’t normal for a child to never even have a runny nose, and he never did. In some countries, however, many people go through life never even having had a cold.
According to mental health experts more than three quarters of students entering universities and colleges are mentally ill or develop mental health issues whilst they are in college. I went to university in the mid-80s in the UK and I can vouch for the fact that none of my fellow students, including myself, had any mental health issues
The Ministry of Community Development launched the details of the “Winter Joy Program” the social development centers all over the UAE to include several activities and events targeting family and children from all nationalities.
The global pandemic has changed every aspect of our lives — how we work, how we socialise, how we dress. And without us even noticing, it also has changed how we talk.
When the New Year approaches, most people start to think about their New Year’s resolutions. But the way things have been this past year, I think it would be fitting to start to think about what our prayers and wishes are for the New Year.
The most significant campaigns this year have been instigated by members of the public, not politicians. It is striking that, when there is no political agenda, things get done – and quickly. Manchester United footballer Marcus Rashford, who led a campaign
Social distancing is totally at odds with human behaviour and the construction of global capitalism. Our entire world is on pause, and yet there are still not enough TV series and podcasts in existence to entertain us.