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Five Reasons Why You Should Study in the UK

As a student, you should do what you can to increase your credentials so that when you finally leave school and academia behind you’ll be able to get into the workforce much faster than the rest of your peers. And what better way to do it than to study abroad, particularly in the UK. You are lucky if you get the chance to study at the school of your choice and be given a place to stay by HFS London – home stays. You’re well on your way to becoming a globally competitive individual. Once you graduate, companies in...

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Try Snowboarding: An All-Around Fitness Regimen

A lot of fitness programs aim to develop your full body by engaging multiple workout exercises and involving various sports to help complement your training. Though you might think of it as an unlikely pair to combine with a healthy workout routine, snowboarding has a lot of merits in being one of the more flexible and adaptive workouts regimens that deal with increasing your endurance, metabolic intake, and full-body control. If you’re looking for an adventurous sport to match your equally adventurous spirit when it comes to training your body, you’ll be surprised by how much you’ll get out...

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An Overview of Sexual Health Services

Because of the various negative connotations that pertain to it, sexual health is often a sensitive topic that is limited for discussion to a specific age group. However, a lot of experts would advise that this should not be the case. What is sexual health?  Sexual health is the overall emotional, psychological, and physical condition of an individual with regards to his or her sexuality. It is, therefore, someone’s concern regardless of age, ethnicity, or religion. It is also for this reason why sexual health clinics are open to all patients who approach them. These clinics offer a range...

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5 Myths About Pregnancy and Genetic Testing, Explained

When you first think about conceiving, it is important to do your research and dispel the many common misconceptions that exist in our culture about pregnancy, especially in regard to genetic disorders and testing. Although pregnancy seems to be common knowledge that many believe they understand, not everyone is an expert. Remember that the only people who can provide the most reliable information are your doctor and a genetic counselor. If you are thinking about getting pregnant or are already pregnant, but have questions about your genetic carrier status, check out the common myths below and speak to your...

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5 Things To Pack In Your Hospital Bag When You Give Birth

When you are anticipating the arrival of your new baby and are gearing p for the big day that you’ll go into labor, it’s important to be prepared.  It’s recommended to pack a hospital bag well ahead of time so that when the baby is ready to come, and you need to head to the maternity ward, you can grab your bag and go. Since you don’t know how long you’ll be staying at the hospital, it’s important to make sure you bring everything you’ll need.  You’ll also want to consider bringing a few extras which you may not...

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Name: Katie Dodd
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Welcome to Life's a Peach! I'm always looking for new and exciting ways to improve my lifestyle - so I thought I may as well blog about it, so I can share what I've learned with others.

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