RIVERSIDE COLLEGE WELLBEING WEB MAGAZINE JUNE/JULY 2017

By Riverside College | A dad tries to understand his daughter's anorexia, a teenager realises the dangers of over-sharing and Europeans tell us what they really think of British culture, plus CV writing, cancer awareness and why Leaders Eat Last

Manchester attack: front pages from around the world

Here is how the global press covered the deadly bombing in Manchester and its aftermath

Exam self care — YoungMinds

"We all know that exams are extremely challenging, not only because of what we have to learn, but also because they can affect our mental health. …

Young Voices Amplified — YoungMinds

If you’re under 25 and you’ve accessed, tried to access or thought about accessing mental health support, whether through your school, a charity, …

Dealing with Exam Stress! You tell us what you think!

MTV Voices asked the crowd at MTV Crashes Plymouth if they thought that drinking and smoking really helped with stress. Find out what they had to say!<p>…

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2012/13 Reel Youth Film Festival LOCAL Winner :: Resilience

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Targeted classes inc classes for health conditions and seated exercise<p>Pulmonary Master class: – Following rehabilitation from Halton Hospital with a …

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Mark + Maddy | Heads Together | #oktosay

Conquering depression: how I became my own hero | Hunter Kent | TEDxYouth@CEHS

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News<p>Comic Relief funding for new anxiety app<p>stem4 has some very exciting news to share...we are one of just 13 charitable organisations to have been …

Mental Health

Elon Musk's Top 10 Rules For Success (@elonmusk)

LET'S CHECK YOUR NUTS | BaggyTrousersUK | Testicular Cancer Awareness

STEP 1<p>The best time to check yourself is after a warm shower or bath as your skin is most relaxed; so take the time to sit back and relax before you …

Finding it early | Testicular cancer

Knowing what is normal for you helps to find cancer early.<p>Being aware of what is normal for you<p>Cancers are easiest to treat when they are found …

10 Facts That Prove Helping Others Is A Key To Achieving Happiness

When you do good for others, the recipients of your kindness aren't the only ones reaping the benefits. There are a ton of perks in it for you, too.<p>This year's International Day of Happiness falls on March 20. To honor the cheery holiday, we've brought you 10 ways helping others can put a smile on …

School leaver CV template

by Michael Cheary<p><b>Looking for your first job after leaving school, but worried a lack of experience will hold you back?</b><p>If you have no previous work …

Get experience with Get into

Our Get into programme is designed for young people age 16 up to 30 and can give you the experience and training you need to move into a job.<p>When the …

Employment

Career expert: Writing your first CV

No idea where to start with writing a CV? Careers Adviser Sheena Mayers is here to help. Read the article below for her tips.<p>Working as a careers …

Employment

The Top Jobs In 10 Years Might Not Be What You Expect

We talked to three futurists to find out what the hot jobs of 2025 could be, and their answers may surprise you.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 Leadership stories of 2015. See the full list here.</i><p>For decades, the U.S. Bureau of Labor’s Economic and Employment Projections have been …

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Work Experience

There are a number of organisations who provide an insight into their business for GCSE and A level students. <b>Work experience</b> can range from 1 day to …

A former banker taught herself how to code and is now a top exec at a $700 million startup

Then the 2008 financial crisis struck and Lehman Brothers collapsed.<p>Lachs left Wall Street to get an MBA, hoping that some magical moment would strike where she would know what else to do with her life.<p>"I thought that I'd be sitting in a class and just have this moment of inspiration and I'd be …

Part-time vegetarianism may cut obesity risk by half

Getty Images<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Reducing your intake of meat and embracing a part-time vegetarian diet could be the key to losing …

What Do Europeans Really Think About British culture?

Support for starting a business

We work with 18 to 30-year-olds to turn big ideas into a business reality through our Enterprise programme. From training and mentoring support to …

Small Business

Potato Chorizo Breakfast Hash | Pork Recipes

Tap For Method<p>Ingredients<p>1 large onion<br>• 1 clove of garlic<br>• 120 g quality chorizo<br>• 2-3 cooked potatoes<br>• 1/2 bunch of fresh flat-leaf parsley<br>• olive oil<br>• 2 large …

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How the sun sees you

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BBC Radio 1 - BBC Advice - Sun Safety

<i>Most of us love a bit of sun, it's ace. But overdo it on the rays and you might end up looking like a lobster - or doing some real damage.</i><p><b>The Good</b><p>When sunlight hits our skin it makes Vitamin D. This is essential for strong bones and teeth.<br>• Those of us with eczema or acne often see an improvement …

Who Are The 'Gypsies'?