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Dementia in detail

Dementia in detail

If you thought you might have dementia, would you head straight to your doctor, or would you hold off as long as possible? If it’s the latter, you’re not alone – a recent survey carried out by the Alzheimer’s Society found that over half of people (56%) admit putting off …

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5 reasons to eat more garlic

5 reasons to eat more garlic

We’re all familiar with garlic’s flavour credentials – but how much do you know about its health-enhancing qualities? This foodie favourite doesn’t just pack a punch in the culinary stakes… packed with manganese, vitamins C and B6 and selenium, it’s also highly nutritious.

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Cuddles and other ways to cut exam stress

Dealing with exam stress. PA Photo/thinkstockphotos

As the summer exam season approaches, parents might think their primary role is to keep their teenagers well-fed and rested. But as well as such practical help, positive psychology and emotional support is a key part of keeping the whole household calm and stress-free during the exam period, says happiness …

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Explore the Great Castles of Ireland with Scholarly Sojourns

Castles of Ireland Tour

Are you looking to experience more on your next trip to Ireland? Look no further than Scholarly Sojourns’ tour of the Great Castles of Ireland. Scholarly Sojourns provides wonderful small group, expert-led travel programs that are perfect for life-long learners who are looking to get more out of their travel …

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