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World Mental Health Day

I remember in 2014 social media was sent into a tail spin when a popular twitter user Brandon Allwood   wrote a touching blog post  ( his struggle with depression. I never knew of him before his post but I could relate to it. Like him I was depressed, even though I was undiagnosed, I knew my sadness was not 'normal'.

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Solutions to youth unemployment from a Youth Perspective

Youth unemployment is one of the world's biggest challenges and it must not be put in a box marked 'too difficult to solve' alongside global warming, says Lynda Gratton.

Youth unemployment is a global phenomenon affecting 73 million youth worldwide are looking for work according to the International Labour Organization. In Jamaica youth umemployment is no stranger, unemployment among youth aged 18 to 24 is a cause for concern in the country, increasing from 34.4 per cent at the end of April 2011 to 38.5 per cent at the end of April 2012.

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Garlic fi di Acne

Acne is the plague of our youth and you are very lucky if you don't or have never suffered from acne.  a skin condition characterized by red pimples on the skin, especially on the face, due to inflamed or infected sebaceous glands and prevalent chiefly among adolescents.

I'm here to tell you that there is a wat to reduce and even stop acne; Superfood Garlic!

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Eczema Facts

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In's and Out's of Youth Unemployment

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Mystery of Turmeric Powder

Turmeric is abright yellow powder made by dry grinding of mature turmeric rhizomes (underground stems). Turmeric grows wild in the forests of South and Southeast Asia. You probably didn't know that turmeric is the main spice in curry. It has a warm, bitter taste and is frequently used to flavor or color curry powders, mustards, butters, and cheeses. But the root of turmeric is also used widely to make medicine.


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I became aware of the #banbossy campaign this year because Beyonce and Lifetime were apart of it. I was like why would they want to ban bossy? What did bossy ever do to them?

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