Laura Stanton

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Are You Feeling Anxious, Depressed, Nervous, or Sad? Try This Ancient Technique For Instant Relief!

Native American tribes and other ancient cultures have used totems to represent spiritual symbols and identify their tribe. Totems are meant to be …

Spirituality

Early day motion 146 - TRANSATLANTIC TRADE AND INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIP

Follow this EDM by:<p>TRANSATLANTIC TRADE AND INVESTMENT PARTNERSHIP<p>Session: 2015-16<p>Date tabled: 17.06.2015<p>Primary sponsor: Lucas, Caroline<p>Sponsors:<p>That …

David Bowie Dead at 69

David Bowie, the legendary singer-songwriter and actor, has died after a long battle with cancer. He was 69.<p>The artist’s Facebook page announced the …

Jeremy Corbyn: ‘Reshuffle? Focus on Tory failings in health, housing and education instead’

Last month, the Observer ran major articles on Labour’s future. Here the leader of the opposition sets the case for a reforming Labour government to save Britain from what he sees as a reckless Conservative administration<p>Our democracy is being systematically undermined by David Cameron’s …

Housing crisis hits 1960s levels as tenants battle to cope, says Shelter

Five decades after Cathy Come Home, charity says that 53% of private tenants are struggling to pay rent<p>More than half of the people living in private rented accommodation say they are struggling to pay for it. A YouGov poll of more than 4,500 people for housing charity Shelter shows that 53% were …

Keep Calm and Carry On – the sinister message behind the slogan that seduced the nation

It is on posters, mugs, tea towels and in headlines. Harking back to a ‘blitz spirit’ and an age of public service, ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’ has become ubiquitous. How did a cosy, middle-class joke assume darker connotations?<p>To get some sense of just what a monster it has become, try counting the …

Floods

Cologne police chief fired as witness says NYE violence was coordinated

City faces far-right Pegida rally as German government says 18 of 31 people identified were asylum seekers, but none suspected of sexual assault<p>Cologne’s police chief has been removed from his post amid criticism of his force’s handling of a string of sexual assaults and robberies carried out by …

Let’s not shy away from asking hard questions about the Cologne attacks | Gaby Hinsliff

Just because xenophobes are fanning the flames doesn’t mean we should censor the discussion about the assaults in German cities on New Year’s Eve<p>On New Year’s Eve, something happened that I don’t really want to talk about. It happened not to me but to about 100 women in Cologne and other German …

DIY Photo Transfer Projects | Pinterest | Photo transfer, Metals and Woods

I actually went to college to become a photographer, so I’m really excited about these DIY photo transfer projects. Nothing makes a more personal …

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One very talented artist will make you do a double take with her oil paintings

Few people can capture the intricacies of human skin in paint. But then there are artists like Edie Nadelhaft. This talented artist is inspired by …

The postdoc experience: hopes and fears

A PhD is not the ticket to an academic career that it once was. As the number of doctorate holders worldwide grows, many PhD graduates find …

Research

When You Should Worry About Failure, and When You Shouldn’t

We all fail, all the time. We might miss a call with a client because of an emergency work meeting, or miss that meeting because another project has suddenly become urgent. And then we (or our families) get sick, and we have to shift priorities around again.<p>These unsystematic failures are benign, …

George Osborne 'getting his excuses in early' for economic failure, says Labour

Shadow chancellor John McDonnell says he warned his opposite number about threats to UK economy more than three months ago<p>George Osborne is “getting his excuses in early” for economic failure, the shadow chancellor, John McDonnell, has argued, saying he warned his opposite number about global …

Thalidomide 50 years on: 'Justice has never been done and it burns away'

It has been more than half a century since the thalidomide scandal, but Martin Fletcher finds that the victims' fight for compensation is far from over<p>'No limbs, no limits,’ Lorraine Mercer chuckles, and for 54 years this remarkable woman has lived by that motto.<p>She was a thalidomide baby, born …

Half the World Lives on 1% of Its Land, Mapped

The people of Earth really love their cities.<p>In the simple map above lies a stark spatial imbalance: half the people in the world cram into just 1 percent of the Earth’s surface (in yellow), and the other half sprawl across the remaining 99 percent (in black).<p>Data viz extraordinaire Max Galka …

Weekly alcohol limit cut to 14 units in UK for men

New guidance puts male limit in line with women as chief medical officers warn that any amout of alcohol consumption increases cancer risk<p>Men have been advised to drink no more than seven pints of beer a week – the same as the maximum limit for women – in the first new drinking guidelines to be …

Surprising Ways Stress Affects your Whole Body

Did you know that at least 60% of all diseases can be in some way attributed to stress? Be it physical or emotional, stress causes a chain reaction …

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#EFT and related #acupuncture / #acupressure points | Traditional Chinese Medicine | Pinterest | Eft tapping, Acupressure points and Acupressure

Online pressures creating 'nation of deeply unhappy children', says charity

Britain’s children are “deeply unhappy” and have to deal with fears and worries that did not exist 30 years ago, a charity has warned.<p>Modern pressures such as cyberbullying and social media are affecting children’s confidence and self-esteem, according to ChildLine, the confidential counselling …

Parents Struggle To Limit Children's Screen Time: Digital Detox Experts Offer Advice

Parents have revealed they find it easier to get their children to do homework, go to bed or eat healthily, than persuading them to turn off their …

The Real Climate Change Hoax

As a performing magician, I naturally take a keen interest in deception. So it was also with a professional, not merely personal, interest that I watched the spectacular fraud perpetrated on the world's public in Paris last month, as political leaders from nearly 200 nations signed the first …

Climate Change

18 Spiritual Teachings that Blew my Mind Wide Open.

I have been a grateful sojourner on the winding spiritual path for as long I can remember.<p>After rejecting the Catholic Church around age 10, I …

Why millennials are leaving religion but embracing spirituality

This tagline has become increasingly popular with the millennial generation – aged 18 to 34 – and University of Virginia Associate Religious Studies …

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15 Health Tricks To Teach Your Body | Pinterest | Bodies, Remedies and Natural remedies

Whether it’s curing a tickling throat, resolving your headache in minutes or clearing a stuffy nose in 1 minute, these 15 tricks are proven methods …

Deadly Issues That No One Ever Told You About Sitting | Pinterest | Exercises, Bodies and Muscles

People always equate relaxing with sitting. Probably most of you agree, but the problem is if you sit for most of your waking hours, you're slowly …