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Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:21 AMJessica Harrison - Gleaner Writer

Contrary to popular belief, genital herpes is a very common infection. It is caused by the herpes simplex virus (HSV) and manifests itself in painful blisters on the genitals and other surrounding areas. There are two types of herpes simplex virus...

Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:20 AM

They say it is a wise father who knows his own child. So for a son to be robbed of this wisdom and face the constant reminder of this missing piece of this parental puzzle, it can be both devastating and heartbreaking. That didn’t stop father of...

Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:20 AM

Time to face the music. Most women have a little cuckoo in them and some unleash it on a man when he least expects it. Is he deserving of the ‘cuss out’? Perhaps. You will, however, lose brownie points when your ‘how’ outweighs your ‘what’. When...

Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:19 AM

Perhaps the most important dates to bear in mind when an event occurs that gives rise to a right to commence civil proceedings is the date when the limitation period expires. (A limitation period is the period set by a statute in which a legal...

Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:19 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

Meet 33-year-old Jaevion Nelson, with a big heart and passion for development that could indeed change a nation. Born and raised in a little community in Clarendon, Jamaica, known as York Town, Nelson grew up in an extended family and had dreams of...

Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:19 AM

Stephan Smith, 23, has whetted his enterprising appetite numerous times before but currently, Blank Space occupies most of his time. Smith, a fervent creative, sees the world differently from others. It’s this vision, along with his tenacity and...

Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:18 AM

Mai Atafo lit the Caribbean Fashionweek runway earlier this week with his authentic designs from Nigeria. Mai Atafo is a fashion brand founded by Ohumal Atafo. Stemming from Nigeria, Atafo brings a fresh take to high-end luxury wear. Each stitch is...

Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:18 AM

Eat right and exercise is a tune that is sung to us almost every day. Most, if not all, of us aim to achieve such. However, some persons overindulging in these principles of life often cause damage to their health. Take, for example, people who...

Published:Monday | June 24, 2019 | 12:18 AM

“And I’ll sit and wonder, of every love that could’ve been, if I’d only thought of something charming to say. Bop bah, this is the sound of settling.” – Sound of Settling by Death Cab for Cutie Iremember the first Kelly’s World I ever wrote, ‘We...

Published:Monday | June 17, 2019 | 12:15 AM

 As a follow-up to last week’s article, ‘Who owns the dead body?’, another of my colleagues referred me to a decision of the Jamaican Supreme Court – Adasa Blair and Others v Neville Blair and...

Published:Monday | June 17, 2019 | 12:11 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

“In high school, after Hurricane Dean, I didn’t have electricity for a really long time and so there was no Internet. Out of boredom, I spent five or six days writing my first 20-page novel,” said 26-year-old Aliceia Dawkins, as her eyes glistened...

Published:Monday | June 17, 2019 | 12:10 AM

Simone Gordon is a woman of many hats. Not only is she a fashion designer, but a textile creator and an innovative accessory inventor. Growing up, she saw her grandmother and mother sewing for a living. With a keen interest, she decided to adopt...

Published:Monday | June 17, 2019 | 12:09 AM

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Published:Monday | June 17, 2019 | 12:07 AM

English author P.G. Wodehouse once said, “At the age of 11 or thereabouts, women acquire a poise and an ability to handle difficult situations which a man, if he is lucky, manages to achieve somewhere in the later 70s.” One phenomenal woman...

Published:Monday | June 17, 2019 | 12:06 AM

Everybody has a story to tell. For some it’s a tale of triumph, survival, or defeat. But for attorney-at-law Michelle Thomas, it’s one of courage and sheer enthusiasm. Recently, Flair journeyed to the 28-year-old’s office, eagerly wanting to learn...

Published:Monday | June 17, 2019 | 12:05 AM

Most are familiar with the K-i-s-s-i-n-g playground song that says, “first comes love, then comes marriage, then comes the baby in the baby carriage”. And while it is a great concept, life doesn’t always play out as one, two, three. As you emerge...

Published:Monday | June 17, 2019 | 12:05 AM

I Came across a meme recently where someone was questioning why people block their relatives on social media because they’re afraid the relatives will not approve of how they live. The gentleman in the meme was sitting there saying (something along...

Published:Monday | June 10, 2019 | 12:15 AM

Within the past week, the demands of ardent supporters of former Prime Minister Edward Seaga to have his coffin remain open as his body lies in state have made news headlines. The fact that those wishes conflict with the wishes of the family of the...

Published:Monday | June 10, 2019 | 12:14 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

Freelance creative director, film director, graphic designer, painter, art director, and director of photography. All these hats sit on the head of one woman, Nickii Kane. Not many adults knew exactly where they wanted to be as a child, but Kane...

Published:Monday | June 10, 2019 | 12:13 AM

Each punch landed with precision as Jessica Cargill, Jamaica’s very first female karate athlete, warmed up for her daily night-training session. Though drenched in sweat and flushed pink from exertion, she smiled with eyes beaming from a desire to...

Published:Monday | June 10, 2019 | 12:13 AM

There’s nothing like a good pair of heels to make you look and feel sexy. In the words of Winona Ryder, American actress and film producer, “What you wear – and it always start with your shoes – determines what kind of character you are. A woman...

Published:Monday | June 10, 2019 | 12:12 AM

Fashion goes through cycles, often characterised by a period of new life and growth. One such person who is offering such through her line Rebirth Couture is Renea ‘Lulu’ Brown. The young designer has added her portion of chic fashion to the style...

Published:Monday | June 10, 2019 | 12:11 AM

Is beauty skin deep? That’s often the question on the minds of many once that topic comes into focus. The truth is, beauty knows no bounds. But Flair has decided to get to the root of it. Unlocking the future by tapping into the earthy origins of...

Published:Monday | June 10, 2019 | 12:10 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

Years ago, persons definitely didn’t buy into the ‘wig movement’. Perhaps the reason for this is because of how they looked. Some didn’t quite complement the faces of the women who dared to indulge. Naturally Laced is the name of the Jamaican...

Published:Monday | June 10, 2019 | 12:10 AM

Buzzing away in lustful leisure, her raunchy touch exposes explicit bouts of exclusive pleasure. Uninhibited, this racy symphony paces in lush orchestration, exciting with bated breaths before sparking a thrilling crescendo, detonating an explosive...

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