Jamaica Observer http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/ JamaicaObserver.com, the most concise and in-depth website for news coverage on Jamaica and the Caribbean. Updated daily 7 days a week, 24 hours a day en-us copyright Jamaica Observer, 2011 Vows - Straight To The Heart http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Vows---Straight-To-The-Heart_16450372 It was a deliberately slow, but rewarding, march towards love for Brian Kong and Candice Newman. The lovebirds, who tied the knot last month in a beautiful wedding ceremony at the Terra Nova All-Suite Hotel's Starlight Terrace, however finally found their destiny in each other. All Woman Sat, 19 Apr 2014 02:00:00 GMT Identifying learning disabilities http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Identifying-learning-disabilities_16471993 The spectrum of learning disabilities is wide, and it's important to identify which particular one may be affecting your child so the proper treatment can be administered. Conditions that may impact learning range from autism to Asperger's to ADHD (attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder) and many times teachers or caregivers will write a child off as just being poorly behaved or slow to learn without properly diagnosing. All Woman Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:00:00 GMT The ABCs of raising safe and healthy kids — part 2 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/The-ABCs-of-raising-safe-and-healthy-kids---part-2 Here is part two of a shortened version of an ABC list for raising healthy children, provided by the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Part one was carried last Wednesday. All Woman Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:49:20 GMT Give me Liberty... http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Give-me-Liberty---_16469045 These Liberty Academy at the Priory students found the Observer's Learning Corner publication quite interesting when our photographer visited the institution recently. (Photos: Kenyon Hemans) All Woman Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:00:00 GMT Timeless SHOTS http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Timeless-SHOTS Meet Kaylee All Woman Wed, 16 Apr 2014 04:03:59 GMT 9 men to date before you marry http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/9-men-to-date-before-you-marry_16434743 MANY experts believe that before you can identify 'Mr Right' you have to first know who 'Mr Wrong' is, as this will help you know exactly what you want when you finally decide to settle down. This experimenting should also help you to enjoy your marriage without looking back at what could have been with someone else. All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT Christal-Ann Thompson Richards - Jill of all trades http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Jill-of-all-trades_16443330 AT 13 years old Christal-Ann Thompson Richards embarked on a journey to unearth her talent after a particularly moving family devotion where her mom spoke about the importance of using one's gifts. Little did the teen know that everything she did from that day onwards would become an entrepreneurial undertaking. All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT Men confess: Do you use enhancers to better your sex life? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Men-confess--Do-you-use-enhancers-to-better-your-sex-life-_16453157 NO man wants to fail in the performance department and as a result some men have gone to great lengths to ensure that they get the job done and get it done right. All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT Grand-aunt wants help with child care http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Grand-aunt-wants-help-with-child-care_16434505 Dear Mrs Macaulay, All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT Autism awareness http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Autism-awareness_16449962 APRIL is World Autism Awareness Month, and there have been various activities throughout the month geared at building awareness. All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT Daddy issues http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Daddy-issues_16431094 Dear Counsellor, All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT Birth control and you - The implant http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/The-implant_16387401 IF you are searching for a birth control method that is inconspicuous, long- lasting and effective, then you might want to consider getting an implant inserted to prevent pregnancy. All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT AW Poll Results - No experimenting! http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/No-experimenting--_16434575 Would you have sex with another man/woman at the request of your partner? All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 02:00:00 GMT Samantha Clarke - On a mission http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Samantha-Clarke-On-a-mission_16441970 SPRING break is generally a period when many Jamaica-born college students studying abroad return to the island to party and have a good time, but for Samantha Clarke, her time will be best spent providing medical care to low-income residents in an impoverished community in West Virgina. All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT The apple cider vinegar diet http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/The-apple-cider-vinegar-diet_16452381 Dear Donovan, All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT The broomstick workout http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/The-broomstick-workout_16450235 SPRING is always a good time to organise your house and your life, and with bikini season just a few months away, it's the perfect time to get your broom out and sweep away your excess flab once and for all. All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT PACKING HEAT http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/PACKING-HEAT_16451059 We took our retail therapy ambitions to our favourite boutiqueries to find the perfect season must-haves to pack for the long Easter weekend and Carnival finale. Here's what made our packing checklist. Local Lifestyle Mon, 14 Apr 2014 02:00:00 GMT Report any form of child abuse http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Report-any-form-of-child-abuse_13569094 IT is everyone's responsibility to report child abuse. Neglecting to do so could result in prison time or a fine if it can be proven that you knew of the abuse and did not report it. All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT AW Feedback - Immigration stories gone wrong http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Feedback_16434537 There are many horror stories out there related to immigration. These range from marriages of convenience to botched visa transactions. It is unfortunate that people would resort to deception as a means of immigrating to another country, usually at the expense of an unsuspecting victim. I would never live anywhere illegally when I can live legally in a given country. All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT Lab-grown nostrils, vaginas working well http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Lab-grown-nostrils--vaginas-working-well_16457306 LONDON, UK (AP) — Two new studies describe the latest achievements in growing body parts in a lab and transplanting them into people, this time with nostrils and vaginas. All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 01:00:00 GMT Little People Pix - March 14 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Little-People-Pix_16434706 Happy belated birthday All Woman Mon, 14 Apr 2014 02:00:00 GMT Educator Marjorie Jones honoured http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Educator-Marjorie-Jones-honoured_16457496 DISCOVERY BAY, St Ann — Retired founder, principal and teacher at the United Church of God Basic School in Discovery Bay, St Ann, Marjorie Jones has been praised for her sterling and dedicated service to Early Childhood Education. General News Sun, 13 Apr 2014 02:00:00 GMT Tandose Sambo http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Tandose-Sambo--Committed-to-making-a-difference-_16380774 TANDOSE Sambo was only six years old when she migrated from Zambia to live with her aunt and uncle in Jamaica. Local Education Sun, 13 Apr 2014 02:00:00 GMT Vows - Lucky number 7 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Lucky-Number-7_16372875 Love in its truest sense is not based on feelings. Rather, love determines to show thoughtful actions even when there seems to be no reward. — The Love Dare All Woman Sat, 12 Apr 2014 02:00:00 GMT The ABCs of raising safe and healthy kids http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/-p-The-ABCs-of-raising-safe-and-healthy-kids--p---_16387219 Here is a shortened version of an ABC list for raising healthy children, provided by the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). All Woman Wed, 09 Apr 2014 02:00:00 GMT