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  • Taking Control Of Your Fertility Life

    Taking Control Of Your Fertility Life

    It is the right of every individual to be in charge of their bodies. For women, especially, it can be a difficult topic to discuss. Empowering messages exist in all societies. 

    “This is my body. I decide what I do with it.”

    Being in control of your body is a no-brainer. In modern societies, it makes no doubt that women have as much say as men, even though there are still challenges and obstacles. On paper, we all understand that every woman is in charge of her body. However, it doesn’t mean that you can manage what your body does. While the mind knows what it wants, the body doesn’t always comply. It is a frequent observation when it comes to managing our weight, mood, or even complexion. But, one of the most difficult things to control for a woman is her fertility. You should be the one to decide when to have children. Yet, how many women face either an unexpected pregnancy or struggles to get pregnant?  (more…)

  • Looking After Nana? Here's Some Tips to Help

    Looking After Nana? Here’s Some Tips to Help

    Life changes for everyone as we grow older, but it’s more noticeable in our grandparents when things change. People grow older and become more vulnerable and they become weaker. With it, people are prone to all kinds of illnesses and conditions. Grandparents are also more accidents prone, and as sad as it is to see, we can be there for our grandparents as much as possible.

    We don’t get to have our grandparents for very long, so to be able to help them and be there for them when they are at their most vulnerable is so important. It’s a privilege to give back to them and care for them the way that they once did for you. You may not be trained in dementia care, but that doesn’t mean that you can’t be there for your grandparents to look after them. It may not be easy to remain calm and patient when caring for grandparents, but it’s something that you do because you love them. So, with that in mind, here are some tips for you for when you are looking after Nana! (more…)

  • How To Know If Your Child Is Suffering From Hearing Loss - 3 Signs

    How To Know If Your Child Is Suffering From Hearing Loss – 3 Signs

    About 2 to 3 out of every 1,000 children in America are born with some level of hearing loss in one ear or both. More than 90 percent of children that are born with hearing loss have hearing parents. When it comes to hearing loss, the statistics are, unfortunately, staggering. And what is even more unfortunate is the fact that many parents do not pay attention to such problems until it is a bit too late.

    So, in this article, we will take a look at the telltale signs that your child could be suffering from one hearing loss or another. (more…)

  • Transforming Your Family Dynamic for the Better

    Family dynamics can be a tricky thing. In households both large and small, so much goes on that it’s easy to fall out of balance. Sometimes, this happens without anyone noticing. When you do, though, you may realize you’re not as close to each other as you once were, and while it’s never difficult to get back to feeling like a family again, you’d obviously prefer it if you never drifted apart in the first place.  (more…)

  • Signs That It’s Time To Put A Loved One Into A Nursing Home

    Signs That It’s Time To Put A Loved One Into A Nursing Home

    A nursing home can seem like a daunting prospect for both the person going there and the person or persons who are making that decision to do it too. A nursing home can feel like an end of life move for an individual, but that’s not always the case. Just because someone needs more assistance in life, doesn’t mean they’re incapable and should expect their life to end there. Here are the signs that it’s time to put a loved one into a nursing home. (more…)

  • Why Moving Abroad With Your Family Could Be For You

    Why Moving Abroad With Your Family Could Be For You

    Moving abroad with your family can be a big challenge, but it could also be the best decision you ever make. Millions of families have done it, many have moved to another country and have loved it so much they had made it their permanent home, or others have gone for an experience, and when they have done that, they had some fun and perhaps saved some money, they have gone home. You could be considering a move for work purposes or just seeking a new adventure for your family, but either way when moving with a family then finances will likely be top of the list of considerations, followed by finding schools and childcare services and healthcare facilities, so it’s important to do your homework and get the right place for you.  (more…)

  • Essential Technologies To Improve Quality Of Life For The Elderly

    Essential Technologies To Improve Quality Of Life For The Elderly

    Many elderly people are missing out on technologies that could really improve their quality of life, simply because they are unaware of their existence. Electronic devices are something that has only come into large scale development over the past couple of decades, and this means that many members of the older generation haven’t had a chance to learn what these products do or how they work, meaning they simply cannot experience the benefits. Taking responsibility for your elderly parent or relative to help show them the wonders of technology can aid in making their daily life just that little bit easier, and you will no doubt be able to put a smile on their face by teaching them something new. So, if you want to know more about what essential electronics are available to improve existence for older people, then read on to uncover some of the best concepts and ideas that you can invest in today. (more…)

  • Relationship Milestones And How You Can Enjoy Each One

    A relationship goes through many phases. It’s one of those things in life that you love nothing more. The feeling of loving someone and them loving you back just as much, if not more. A relationship can be many things, and tough is one of them. It requires work on both sides to get you through. During a relationship, there will be things that are sent to test you. Some couples experience things others don’t. But everyone has their trials and tribulations.  (more…)

  • 4 Things you learn about mom after 25

    4 Things you learn about mom after 25

    Life is a pretty mad, crazy, hectic, loud, vibrant and totally distracting place for pretty much everyone. But no matter how mad, crazy, hectic, loud, vibrant or totally distracting your situation may be, there is one obligation that forever rattles around at the back of your brain, and that’s going home. (more…)