To aspiring sugar babies…

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IN a predominantly materialistic world, scoring a man with very deep pockets — even if he qualifies for senior citizens’ privileges at the bank — is like a gift from God for many young women who aspire to live a life of glamour.Like any other dating dynamic, there are plenty perks that come with these arrangements, but there are also a number of pitfalls.

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Respect our MATERNAL HEALTH RIGHTS, women with disabilities urge

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“Women with disabilities can have children, take care of them, and raise very healthy families.”This was the confident assertion made by Gloria Goffe, executive director of the Combined Disabilities Association, at the Maternal, Neonatal and Infant Health in Jamaica (MNIH) Mini Health Expo held at the Half-Way-Tree Transport Centre in St Andrew, recently.

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Married but still wanting to turn heads

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AYESHA Curry, celebrity chef and wife of NBA superstar Steph Curry, has been heavily criticised on social media for comments made on a recent episode of Red Table Talk , Jada Pinkett-Smith’s web television talk show.

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Her Mr Right

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WHEN international business consultant Erica Wynter met her “Pure Boss” — creative director of Pure Groop Ltd Damion Donaldson — the two entrepreneurs became one.Facebook friends for almost eight years, they met in person five years ago at a Young Entrepreneurs Association of jamaica mingle.“’Hi, thanks for coming, and bye,’ was all I said, while all he did was smile,” said Erica.

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Wife wants to register child fathered by another man

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DEAR MRS MACAULAY,I have been living overseas from January 2017. I had an ongoing divorce by a lawyer in the Supreme Court, which was finalised in August 2018. I had a baby a week before that final absolute was signed and according to US law, being married when the child was conceived and born 300 days after my divorce, my ex-husband is legally her father.

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Think pregnancy is cute?

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PREGNANCY, in general, is a beautiful experience. And while the journey for most women is filled with glowing skin and lush, bouncy hair, for other women it’s less than magical.There are plenty of not-so-cute and even ugly changes that the woman’s body experiences during pregnancy and even after birth. Fortunately, said obstetrician-gynaecologist Dr Anna-Kay Taylor Christmas, these changes are mostly temporary.

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He wasn’t the one because he was a ‘mama’s boy’

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WHEN one becomes romantically involved, especially when there is undeniable chemistry between you and your new beau, most of you hope that he or she is the one.However, whether you have been together for two months or two years, you’ve realised that the man or woman you thought was your match made in heaven, isn’t.

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I want my TUBES TIED… my husband doesn’t

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DEAR DR MITCHELL,I am a 40-year-old mother of three, and I have had four miscarriages. I am currently 28 weeks pregnant and when I give birth, I want to have my tubes tied at the same time.However, my husband says he will not give his consent, and I was told that this is required by the hospital before I can do the surgery.

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‘Scented pads, tampons can irritate your vagina’

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MOST girls and women take extra care to maintain proper hygiene when having their period, whether it is opting for extra bath time or making several trips to the bathroom to freshen up out of fear that they might have an odour.This anxiety has created a market for scented pads and tampons.

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Burn calories with everyday CHORES

Observer on May 20th, 2019 | File Under Flair -

THE truth is, you don’t have to have a gym membership or a personal trainer to advance on your fitness journey.In fact, personal trainer and fitness instructor Gisel Harrow says performing everyday activities, such as chores, can stretch and tone muscles as well as burn calories.

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