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 Oh baby! http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Oh-baby-_17822385 HAVANA, Cuba (AP) — Daymarys Gonzalez's first attempt to have a child ended with an ectopic pregnancy at age 31. She stopped trying to conceive after a miscarriage the following year. International Thu, 30 Oct 2014 02:00:00 GMT VIDEO: NFPB head warns women against delaying pregnancy http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/NFPB-head-warns-women-against-delaying-pregnancy_17811027 MORE professional Jamaican women are delaying pregnancy and making the choice to be single parents. All Woman Wed, 29 Oct 2014 02:00:00 GMT Don't let these little things threaten your marriage http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Don-t-let-these-little-things-threaten-your-marriage_17793486 SOMETIMES the request for a separation or divorce may hit you like a ton of bricks, as you may not have seen the signs that anything was wrong in your relationship. Although the experts will tell you that there are always red flags, some people are too blinded by love to see them. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT How Michelle Watkis Robinson beat breast cancer http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/How-Michelle-Watkis-Robinson-beat-breast-cancer_17789959 A trip to Texas in 2010 for a wedding ended up changing Michelle Watkis Robinson's life. She was conducting a random breast self-examination when she found a lump. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT 6 STDs that may scare you back to celibacy http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/6-STDs-that-may-scare-you-back-to-celibacy_17789754 MANY people are fearful only of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) like HIV and genital herpes, because there is no treatment that will totally cure them. In fact, some STDs are like rites of passage, and some men even look at STDs like gonorrhoea as an unwelcome but expected side effect of sowing their wild oats in their younger days. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Men: Why we’re afraid of Christian women http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Men--Why-we-re-afraid-of-Christian-women_17703059 THEY'RE usually seen as the cream of the crop -- saved, sanctified, untouched and ready to commit for life. They won't cheat, won't yield to temptation and won't crave the things worldly women do. They will love, honour, obey and see you as the man of the house, the king. But many men shy away from Christian women despite these attributes, leaving the church pews filled with eligible women and very few takers, and this week they're telling why. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Dad's name error reflected on my records http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Dad-s-name-error-reflected-on-my-records_17775661 Dear Mrs Macaulay, All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Eat your veggies! http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Eat-your-veggies-_17793781 VEGETABLES are not only good for weight loss and maintaining a healthy diet, they're chock-full of other benefits. They can improve the appearance of the skin, supply the body with essential minerals and may even ward off diseases. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT He's still living with his baby's mother http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/He-s-still-living-with-his-baby-s-mother_17775669 Dear Counsellor, All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Pot belly problems http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Pot-belly-problems_17795638 Dear Donovan, All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT To lose weight, give up on these guilty pleasures http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/To-lose-weight--give-up-on-these-guilty-pleasures_17754608 SOMETIMES we take an ad hoc approach to weight loss, focusing on one area and ignoring others. But weight loss is a wholesome process — it involves proper diet and exercise, and a commitment that will ensure that you don't get back to square one with your problem area. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Men's brutal break-up stories http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Men-s-brutal-break-up-stories_17793467 IF you think your woman breaking up with you by getting pregnant for another guy and then calmly moving him into your house while you were at work was brutal, think again. There are break-ups that have left men suffering years after the actual incident took place, some leaving them so scarred that they refuse to enter other relationships. So did she break up with you via text message, or after a romp in the sack? A couple weeks ago we had the women tell their stories. This week the men spill, and the stories below may make you feel not so bad about your ex's method of ending things. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Prenatal aquatics can help maintain fitness http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Prenatal-aquatics-can-help-maintain-fitness_17747329 IT has been described as the perfect exercise for pregnant women because of the low risks associated, allowing these women to maintain some level of fitness during what can be a challenging period for weight control. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Life with fibroids http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Life-with-fibroids_17793480 MANY women may actually be living a life with fibroids and don't even know it. Fibroids are fairly common abnormal growths in the muscles of the womb. Normally cells in the body obey commands of when to grow and when to stop. In the case of fibroids, a group if unruly cells continue to grow when ordered to stop. These cells are not cancerous but can continue to grow to large sizes, mimicking a pregnant belly. They feed off the hormones that usually stimulate the uterus and usually get smaller after menopause. The symptoms of fibroids are usually related to their size and location. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT When teeth and tongue meet, my hubby's mouth is all you hear http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/When-teeth-and-tongue-meet--my-hubby-s-mouth-is-all-you-hear_17782648 IT'S all fun and games when you're watching a play at the theatre and the male character is able to deliver a tongue-lashing better than any village woman, but for some women, this scene happens live and direct every day in their homes. It is often said that a woman's strength is in her tongue, however, while a woman's tongue might be sharper than a two-edged sword, there are a few men who will put up a challenge. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Vows - Love Knows Best http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Vows---Love-Knows-Best_17797923 All your perfect imperfections Local Lifestyle Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Little people pix - Oct 27 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Little-people-pix---Oct-27_17777425 Happy birthday All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 02:00:00 GMT Children unable to refuse snacks — study http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Children-unable-to-refuse-snacks---study_17795482 EVEN in the absence of hunger, children as young as three won't refuse a calorie-laden snack, according to a new study from Queensland University of Technology. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT AW Feedback - Oct 20th Issue http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/AW-Feedback---Oct-20th-Issue_17780964 LIME men wear pink for breast cancer All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT AW Poll Results - No quiet time http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/AW-Poll-Results---No-quiet-time_17745973 We Asked: All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Think you can lie to a five-year-old? Think again! http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Think-you-can-lie-to-a-five-year-old--Think-again-_17795611 EVEN though kindergarteners have a reputation for being gullible, they are actually pretty good at evaluating sources of information. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Breast cancer reminders http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Breast-cancer-reminders_17721915 ACCORDING to the World Health Organisation (WHO), breast cancer is the most common cancer among women worldwide, claiming the lives of hundreds of thousands of women each year and affecting countries at all levels of modernisation. All Woman Mon, 27 Oct 2014 00:05:00 GMT Jamaican shakes things up in the US http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Jamaican-shakes-things-up-in-the-US_17805566 On her 18th birthday, Georgette Miller said that while attending Holy Childhood High School her father told her he was no longer legally responsible for her and that she had to leave. Local News Sun, 26 Oct 2014 02:00:00 GMT Neressa Graham, 100, makes nothing bother her http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Neressa-Graham--100--makes-nothing-bother-her_17803260 FAMILY members of Neressa Graham, who celebrated her 100th birthday on October 18, strongly believe that because she does not worry about things that would generally affect others, she has experienced long life. Local News Sun, 26 Oct 2014 02:00:00 GMT Vows - The Wright Love Story http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Vows---The-Wright-Love-Storyy_17754903 "Now I've got you in my space All Woman Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:00:00 GMT