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Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

At some point, you must have heard that the eyes are the windows to the world. So, just imagine the world of a blind person. Many sighted persons will wonder if blind persons can lead a perfectly normal life. And the answer is, absolutely yes. With...

Published:Monday | May 7, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Mothers are known for lugging around overstuffed handbags resembling the notorious magic tote seen in Mary Poppins. Most of them will say you never know what you would need and carry items ranging from a pin to a hairdryer on a daily basis. If your...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It is never easy to end a relationship especially if you have been in it for some time. It is not always easy to just sever the ties and block and delete, even for men who are seen as being the more emotionally balanced sex. Even after he has...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

Have you ever sat and asked yourself, what is your purpose? Well, like Daniel Heaven a young game changer and founder of the Participate in Jamaica Movement (PIJAM), your purpose could very well be to serve your homeland. Initially, he had a passion...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Scattered across Jamaican are billboards with the term "Man" in bold with a one-sentence definition of what a man should be. If you have seen the signage along your journey,, you will notice the sentence indicates that man is a person who takes care...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It's not easy for me to admit this, but I'm a hard person to satisfy sometimes.Let's clear something up. It can be a good thing to not be easily satisfied. It can mean that you're always striving to be better and to do better.So you have a bachelor'...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Xperience Clothing is streetwear brand which incorporates casual clothing style worn by members of various urban youth subcultures. The Jamaican made brand allows youths to express themselves using style and comfort as their medium of art....

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

As the number of cases involving assisted reproductive technology continues to multiply across the world, and even as some of that same technology is being utilised with increased frequency in Jamaica, we still have no legislation that deals with...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

What can be the most beautiful, most natural, most euphoric experience for a man and a woman, could also be catastrophic, lacklustre or non existent, as the case may be. It may be no fault of the man per se, just that of his private part. So, how do...

Published:Monday | April 30, 2018 | 12:00 AM

"You can have anything you want, if you dress for it." This statement from Edith Head is a mantra that style-savvy Daniel Edwards lives by. He addresses this and more in his innovative business, Total One Eighty.Total One Eighty is an image...

Published:Monday | April 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

She has always been artistic and creative. Whenever you see her, you can tell she is eccentric, as she doesn't necessarily wear what is in style. Instead, she wears things that she loves that show her personality - redesigning her clothing and...

Published:Monday | April 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

For reasons beyond your control, things just aren't working out with you and your significant other anymore. Your partner in love might have switched sides to that of a criminal, aka private enemy number one. Maybe, you find yourself fighting to...

Published:Monday | April 23, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

The greatest wealth we will ever amass is good health, both physically and mentally. So, we should exercise regularly, eat healthily and consume plenty of water. Yet, for us ladies, this asset can be significantly diminished by unpreventable growths...

Published:Monday | April 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Having a basic understanding of work wardrobe essentials is important to looking stylish and feeling confident every day at the office. Creating a wardrobe can be expensive and, as women, we cannot get away with mixing and matching the same pieces...

Published:Monday | April 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

"We were very pleased with the money raised at the Spry Polo for Care charity event," says co-founder of Eve for Life, Joy Crawford,Last Sunday was a fun day and then some for guests who turned out at the Caymanas Polo Club in suits of style and '...

Published:Monday | April 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Following on the successes of last year's Curvy Caribbean Conference, conceptualiser Alisia Jarrett has launched the first-ever Miss Curvy Jamaica, which will be one of the major highlights of this year's staging.Since the conference was birthed to...

Published:Monday | April 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

On April 18, there were several websites that reported on the case involving a 27-year-old hairdresser named Darryl Rowe, who was sentenced to life in prison for infecting or attempting to infect men with HIV.Rowe, who was diagnosed with HIV in...

Published:Monday | April 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Like many people, I have dry scalp and eczema (you wouldn't know it by my roguishly good looks).Once I have my medication - a combination of creams and a soap (along with good old dandruff shampoo) - working, my skin is fine.But every now and then,...

Published:Monday | April 23, 2018 | 12:00 AM

"I am actually the only female among 15 guys," declared Dr Gabrielle Young, livestock support manager and animal veterinarian at Nutramix. The petite, strong-willed and positive Young can be spotted with her megawatt smile and expressive Trinidadian...

Published:Monday | April 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley/Lifestyle Writer

It's no secret that when it comes to fashion, women thrive on novelty. A sassy, unique, and bold fashion statement should be the ultimate goal for all fashionistas.With Kimandamisses a Jamaican clothing line, you will get...

Published:Monday | April 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMSherry Ann McGregor

At the end of the judgment in the case of Perry v Bough and Others [2018] JMCA Civ 12, Justice Brooks said, "The result is not the happiest, bearing in mind that Mr Perry has purchased the premises for a not insignificant sum. It is perhaps time for...

Published:Monday | April 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

I have always been fascinated with the idea of body scrubs, being covered with sweetness and coming out of the shower glistening but with my eczema, I had always been sceptical. Ettenio's Antoinette Davis helped to clear those reservations.Ettenio...

Published:Monday | April 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Choosing a fragrance that suits you can be tough, especially if you are not perfume fanatic or just in the mood to shop for a new scent. Maybe you want to go fruity, try something floral or even opt for something musky. Selecting a signature scent...

Published:Monday | April 16, 2018 | 12:00 AM

As part of its continued commitment to resolve all public complaints relating to its content, The Gleaner has named a new reader ombudsman.He is retired High Court Judge Justice Roy Anderson, who assumed duties on April 1. Justice Anderson is a past...

Published:Monday | April 16, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Vaginal steaming is an ancient practice that is said to cleanse the vagina and the uterus through the use of healing herbs and steam. This method is said to help to regulate menstruation, ease menstrual cramps, bloating and other ailments associated...

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