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 'Yuh fi deh home a have baby...' http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/-Yuh-fi-deh-home-a-have-baby----_18797754 DEFINED as attitudes or behaviours based on traditional stereotypes of gender roles, sexism can also be used to discriminate or devalue an individual solely on the basis of their sex or gender. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:00:00 GMT I wish my partner knew... http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/I-wish-my-partner-knew---_18811111 NO matter how long two people are together, there will still be certain things that remain unsaid; not necessarily because they are big, dark secrets, but because one partner may feel the other would not understand, may misinterpret, or may lead to hurt feelings. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT Susan Moore: Committed to service http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Susan-Moore--Committed-to-service_18794462 SHE'S fondly called 'principal' or 'teacher', for never passing up an opportunity to share information which helps people grow holistically. In addition, she's honest, open, friendly, down-to-earth, frank, and she will tell you that what you see is what you get as she doesn't wear masks. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT He says he wants space http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/He-says-he-wants-space_18754551 Dear Counsellor, All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:00:00 GMT Guys, how to know you're bad in bed http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Guys--how-to-know-you-re-bad-in-bed_18766096 BLASTING John Legend's Best You Ever Had from your speakers everywhere you go doesn't establish your position as the best lover there is. In fact, the only proof is actual validation from your other half. This validation can come from words or actions. And if you're really terrible, the same holds true. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 00:00:00 GMT The morning after pill: What it is, and what it isn't http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/The-morning-after-pill--What-it-is--and-what-it-isn-t_18806629 WHEN man plans, God laughs, and no matter how careful we may try to be, there are times when things just don't go as intended. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT I want to clear MY NAME http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/I-want-to-clear-MY-NAME_18754553 Dear Mrs Macaulay, All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT Fitness changes with age http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Fitness-changes-with-age_18809504 THE svelte bodies we have in our youth will change with age and things we would have got away with before will be unforgiving as our bodies change. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT Should you teach your child to fight back? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Should-you-teach-your-child-to-fight-back_18811141 MANY parents, frustrated by bullies and what they see as an inability or unwillingness of their children's schools to effectively tackle the problem, will encourage their children to fight back, instead of cowering to a bully's demands. This, some say, will be the lesson the bully needs to stop the harassment and to show that the bullied child has had enough. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:00:00 GMT Does marijuana have nutritional benefits? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Does-marijuana-have-nutritional-benefits_18806405 Dear Donovan, All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:00:00 GMT Vows - Cheers To Marie & Paul http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Cheers-To-Marie---Paul We're raising Champagne toasts to Marie Simone Hall-Smith managing director of the Face Place and her entrepreneur husband Paul Hugh Smith who celebrated their ninth wedding anniversary last week Wednesday. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:35:44 GMT AW Feedback - April 20 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/AW-Feedback---April-20_18797438 Lisa Mclean: Teacher, cheerleader, mother All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 01:00:00 GMT VOWS - And... Action! http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/VOWS---And----Action-_18803972 Director, playwright and part-time drama educator at the American International School of Kingston Peter Abrikian married development specialist Katherine Chen in an elegant ceremony at the Sunken Gardens of Hope Gardens on Saturday, April 18 with family and friends looking on. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT AW Poll Results - Love over money http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/AW-Poll-Results---Love-over-money_18797439 We asked: All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT Your make-up could be a breeding ground for bacteria http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Your-make-up-could-be-a-breeding-ground-for-bacteria_18804877 AS women, we often fall in love with products that can hide our imperfections without realising the disservice we are doing to ourselves. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT Get the facts about herpes http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Get-the-facts-about-herpes_18766094 THERE are two types of herpes simplex viruses (HSV), HSV-1 and HSV-2, which both produce a variety of infections involving mucocutaneous surfaces (mouth and skin), the nervous system and occasionally abdominal organs. They are lifelong infections as the viruses tend to live and remain dormant in nerve cells of the body. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT Gender discrimination is unacceptable http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Gender-discrimination-is-unacceptable_18811097 GENDER discrimination or sexism is prejudice or discrimination based on a person's sex or gender. Sexism affects both men and women, but especially women. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT Happy birthday http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Happy-birthday_18811124 Matthew Palmer who will be celebrating his fifth birthday on April 28. Love from mom, dad, grandma, and the rest of the family. All Woman Mon, 27 Apr 2015 02:00:00 GMT VOWS: Shining Love http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Shining-Love “I am but a firefly caught in his jar and when he looks at me, I can’t help but glow.” — Author, Kellie Elmore n February 15, 2015, All Woman Sat, 25 Apr 2015 03:03:20 GMT A sniff of sweat, a sniff of happiness http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/A-sniff-of-sweat--a-sniff-of-happiness THE chemical compounds – called chemosignals – that we produce when we're happy are detectable by those who smell our sweat, according to a new study. All Woman Fri, 24 Apr 2015 05:23:02 GMT Dolls fulfil the needs of lonely men  http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Dolls-fulfil-the-needs-of-lonely-men She lay quietly on a narrow bed, greeting potential customers with an impassive stare and a disproportionately buxom form: meet "156", a stand-in companion for Chinese men with empty beds. All Woman Fri, 24 Apr 2015 06:02:15 GMT Eat for better sex, health http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Eat-for-better-sex--health Diets are no fun, and it’s hard to keep the weight from rolling back on. All Woman Fri, 24 Apr 2015 05:48:23 GMT Eat your greens! http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Eat-your-greens- An extract from broccoli sprouts has been demonstrated to protect mice from oral cancer and was successfully tolerated when taken by a small group of human volunteers. All Woman Fri, 24 Apr 2015 05:39:58 GMT Brittany Johnson’s Miakalani http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Brittany-Johnson-s-Miakalani Brittany Johnson is the designer behind the line Miakalani, which offers hand-made custom designed women's clothing. All Woman Thu, 23 Apr 2015 06:20:50 GMT Sperm bank sued over donor's profile, mental history http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Sperm-bank-sued-over-donor-s-profile--mental-history He was good on paper: Eloquent, mature, healthy and smart to boot. All Woman Thu, 23 Apr 2015 05:04:09 GMT