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June 2017

2 Jun

Baroness Shriti Vadera: British Investment Banker Advising Governments of Developing Nations

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Shriti Vadera, Baroness Vadera was born in Uganda, East Africa, to an Indian family on June 23, 1962. Her family owned and operated a small tea plantation until 1972, when they were exiled from Uganda, following President Idi Amin’s expulsion of Ugandan Asians from the country. Her family fled to India. A determined young lady, Vadera, at the age of only five, insisted that her family find the money to pay the school fees of her caregiver, who could not at the time afford to pay them herself. At 14 she went on hunger strike demanding to be sent to school in England. The family later relocated to the UK, where she studied at Northwood College before proceeding to gain her...
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2 Jun

Are You Leading by Example With Your Eating Habits?

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I often come across parents who are worried about their kids eating habits; they usually think these habits are peculiar to their kids but in truth, they’re not. It just has to do with how you manage the habit when it starts rearing its head. Every parent wants their kid to have a healthy eating habit, and that’s what we are going to discuss today. First of all, what does it mean to eat healthily? Healthy eating simply means eating a variety of foods that give you the nutrients you need to maintain your health, feel good, and have energy. These nutrients include protein, carbohydrates, fat, water, vitamins, and minerals. Nutrition is important for everyone. Some say Healthy eating means eating a...
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2 Jun

7 Food Secrets for Clear Skin

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By: Sylvie Tremblay, MSc In life, your skin will constantly change, for better or worse. In fact, your skin will renew itself approximately once a month. Proper skin care is essential to maintaining the health and vitality of this protective organ. The skin also contains nerves that sense cold, heat, pain, pressure, and touch. Whether you're dealing with daily breakouts or a few clogged pores, acnes can be very disturbing. And while there are lots of factors that might be contributing to your acne — your skincare routine, irritating fragrance in your soaps or laundry detergent, and hormone fluctuations, to name a few — your diet can play a role too. Eating clean can help your skin look its best, and it...
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2 Jun

Fashion is Everywhere and Everything is in Fashion

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By: Boma Benjy Iwuoha I recently came across a blog by a fashion student Bianca Luini titled WHERE I SEE FASHION; in her blog, she matches fashion images with photography and art that share like shapes, concepts, and colors. Her quote says “Fashion is Everywhere and Everything is in Fashion” and she has set about proving that statement right with the pictures. While she is doing her thing, I took a closer look at the quote, “Fashion is Everywhere and Everything is in Fashion”, such a strange quote; How could she say Fashion is Everywhere; Isn’t it funny how the people in the arts always want to relate everything they do to all aspects of life? I thought so, especially coming from...
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