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Living With Migraines

Living with migraines can be a difficult challenge. Almost one-third of migraine sufferers experience moderate to severe disability. The head pain and other migraine symptoms make it difficult for many to function during attacks. Migraines are a leading cause of disability around the globe. Despite that, half of those with migraines aren’t under a doctor’s care for the condition.

Migraines impact almost every facet of a sufferer’s life, and people with migraine or severe headaches are even at increased risk for suicide.


If I Won The Magic Numbers

For some unknown reason, my already pretty bad spending habit ( I'm a spender not a saver) has got out of control! It's like I just keep seeing things I like and have absolutely no will power. Now this spending spree would be fine if a) we had a massive pay increase b) hadn't just started building our dream house and should be literally be eating bread and water or c) if I had a lucky lotto windfall.





There’s a lot of talk about the many benefits people enjoy when they make the switch from smoking regular tobacco cigarettes to vaping electronic cigarettes. But before you choose a vapid, such as Vape AYR you know that changes can start immediately?


8 hours after you quit smoking, your body will begin improving. In fact, within these first few hours is when the very first noticeable effect of no longer smoking is seen: the amount of oxygen in your blood will begin to return to normal levels, even if you’re already vaping.

This is possible because the vapour that’s produced by our electronic cigarette doesn’t contain any carbon monoxide, which is found in tobacco cigarettes. This gives your body the opportunity to begin detoxifying the carbon monoxide that you had inhaled so that you can enjoy a greater amount of oxygen in your blood, and this means you will feel better in many other ways as well.


Corduray……Why The Love Affair Continues Through Generations

CORDURAY It may be most closely associated with the ’70s, but the ribbed fabric’s pedigree goes back many centuries.

Autumn has returned—calendrically, anyway—and with it a host of seasonal, perennial favorites. Football graces once again our Sundays, rakes are pulled from the backs of old sheds, and as warmer clothes are rescued from under the bed, a beloved fabric makes its triumphant return: corduroy. The sweetest zip-zip sound two thighs will ever make.

Corduroy’s roots are in the ancient Egyptian city of Al-Fustat. Located near the Nile river, the city became something of a ground zero of tough woven fabrics around the second century.


Worried About Money?

It might not be December just yet, but that doesn’t mean that a lot of us parents aren’t already stressing about Christmas. For children, the festive season is a magical time and the most exciting part of the year. There are lots of Christmas events to look forward to, yummy food, and, of course, all those presents to open on Christmas morning. However, for us parents, Christmas can sadly be a highly stressful time, because the festive season can get so expensive.



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Nursing As A Career, A World Of Choices



"Nurses….Jack of all trades,Master of none" well I concur, yes we are jack of all trades but we can absolutely be masters of them all too.


One of the greatest aspects of nursing as a profession is the ability to work in many types of environments and in many different roles. It is a field which is constantly evolving. For me, I've done a mixture of jobs and many post graduate courses, but over the last 14 years I have primarily worked in Emergency departments between Edinburgh, London and Ireland. It's where my nursing heart lies, but I've always been keen to develop skills and dip my toes in other roles from time to time.


Vegetables You Can Grow In October For Healthy Home Cooking

Now that summer is well and truly over, and hopes of an early-autumn heatwave dashed, it’s easy to forget about your garden until next year. However, after spending all of that time getting it ready for summer – it seems a shame to waste your beautiful space. Growing your own vegetables is a good way to make use of your garden and ensure that you have fresh and organic produce to cook up some healthy meals during the winter months. Make the most of your garden this October and try your hand at planting some of these tasty vegetables.



Moving Abroad? Here’s What Expats Wish They Knew First

Moving to a foreign country can be an exciting and turbulent experience. Some people do it out of necessity as their job is relocating, some may do it for a new beginning; others move abroad for the pure fun of it. It can, in fact, be a lot of fun and you’re up for an amount of learning, growing, and getting to know yourself a whole lot better.


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Here is a handful of what expats say they never expected to learn about themselves while living abroad so that you can head off on your a


Make Your Halloween Costumes From Rubbish Clearance

Half the fun of Halloween is seeing everyone decked out in their costumes and homemade costumes usually get the most attention and admiration of course. This year, why don't you take a cue from the Festival of Arts Runway Fashion Show and make your costumes out of your rubbish clearance. This annual fashion show takes place in Laguna Beach, California and features models walking the runway in "found designs" made from reclaimed and recycled materials! It's a big hit with everyone and it makes a bold statement about sustainability! 

The little ghosts and ghouls in your family will love making their own costumes from rubbish clearance. They'll also love all the attention they'll get. Besides the immediate family, get the whole extended family together: cousins, grandparents, aunts, and uncles. Let that synergistic creativity flow and come up with some stunning designs. Who said horns can't be made out of old socks and tightly wound rubberbands! Invite some neighborhood kids and school chums over too. Send out the invitations on repurposed scrap paper — You're Invited to a Rubbish Clearance Halloween Costume Making Party!  


The Importance Of Excercise and What to Wear

If you are new to exercising, then you likely are not prepared to begin a routine until you build an adequate workout wardrobe. Having the right woman’s workout clothes can not only keep you safe and comfortable, but it can also make your workout more effective and help you get the results you are looking for. In this article, you will find advice on why having the right workout clothes for women is so important. There are many different aspects that should be examined when you consider what you wear when working out. Take a look at the list of tips below. They should help you better understand what to look for.

The number one reason why choosing the right workout clothing that is ideal for your exercise and body type is important is for safety issues. For instance, if you are running for exercise, having the proper shoe can keep you from inuring your legs, knees or ankles during a run. Aerobics routines are accidents waiting to happen if your pants are too long in length and you trip over them. Loose fitting clothing can easily get caught in bikes and other exercise equipment if you are not careful.


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