Tag Archives: Life

‘Jade Goody’s death prompted me to attend cervical screening — and it saved my life’

Every year about 300 people in Ireland will develop cervical cancer, and sadly around 90 will die from the disease. It affects mostly those in the 30 to 50 age bracket and anyone who has ever been sexually active is at risk, despite their sexual orientation. new report from the National Screening Service, in which… Read More »

Anti-Asian racism and how bystander intervention training can save a life [PODCAST]

“Doctors undergo mandatory training sessions in medical school to prepare for unexpected medical emergencies. Health care workers are mandated reporters who have to undergo specific training for the purpose of identifying child and elder abuse or neglect. Bystander intervention should also be on that continuum of responsibility and training. I urge bystander intervention training to… Read More »

Life as a recovery coach: ‘Drunk women are portrayed very differently to men – women are shamed more’

“I started drinking when I was 12 or 13 in response to a lot of drama going on in my house. There was a lot going on with mental health and there was a big tragedy that happened too. lcohol helped enormously but once I started drinking, I couldn’t stop. I liked it so much… Read More »

5 Best Foods To Try For A Healthier Life

As something as crucial to one’s health, healthy eating is something that everyone, but only a few do consistently. Note that eating healthy isn’t about following any strict diet plan. It’s about the foods and drinks a person chooses to consume every day. Simply saying, eating right is enough to help you achieve a healthier… Read More »