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Body and Mind


depression

This week on Be Stylish we are looking at a subject that is not often talked about, at least not as much as it should be, depression.  For those with clinical depression, the world can be a sad, dark place. Simple activities can take an enormous amount of effort, activities that used to be enjoyable …

New research out of places like Stanford indicates that students today are spending far too much time with homework. Meant to reinstate concepts taught during the day, homework requirements have become nothing more than memory tricks and hours wasted. In exchange for this students are giving up health, happiness, and socialization. Negative Impacts of Homework …

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Do you consider yourself an entrepreneur? Your personality may be an indicator of how likely you are to succeed. Understand your strengths and weaknesses, and why you clash with certain people. WHAT IS THE MYERS-BRIGGS TYPE INDICATOR? The MBTI is one of the most widely-used personality tests and is popular among recruitment teams around the …

limbdesign

For years, prosthetic limbs have offered a practical solution to those in need of them. Losing a limb can be an emotional and strenuous experience, and while compensation for loss of limb could be available, it isn’t always enough. However, designers and technicians all over the world are answering this in kind. While prosthetics thus …

Buenos Aires

The opportunity to work anywhere abroad is exciting, but the chance to live and work in South America can feel like a dream come true. With so many countries rich in culture, natural wonders, history and opportunity, where do you begin? Buenos Aires is certainly a good place to start! But how will you adapt …

stress work place

Someone is made ill by stress at work every two minutes and the people at Shepherds Friendly Society, have created a great infographic that addresses the causes, symptoms and how to beat stress in the workplace and to help those suffering from stress. The aim of the infographic is to educate more people on the …

 A NO-NONSENSE APPROACH TO BOOSTING HAPPINESS It’s safe to say that 2016 was a tough year and, with the start of 2017, things don’t seem much brighter. From political upsets to the loss of major icons, and anger-filled social media feeds to daily violent news reports, it’s understandable that stress levels are running high. Internationally …

It’s still cold outside… so we tend to do less sports and activities and we end up spending more of our free time indoors, not being as active as we might be during other seasons. Cold weather demotivates us not only because of low temperatures, but also because there is less sunshine and the lack …