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 Baby blues http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Baby-blues CAN becoming a new parent have a major impact on a relationship, one that could lead to its demise? All Woman Fri, 24 Jun 2016 05:37:31 GMT Would you move back in with your parents? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Would-you-move-back-in-with-your-parents- STATISTICS from more developed countries are showing that more and more millennials are opting to stay at home, as the realities of heavy student debt, an expensive rental market, and the need to save hit. Others, even those with families, are returning to the nest in large numbers, because of economics. All Woman Fri, 24 Jun 2016 05:32:03 GMT Too much PDA? http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Too-much-PDA- SOME partners complain about a lack of affection at home and in public, while there are others who can’t get enough of it. For some, showing affection at home is more comforting, when compared to being all over each other in public. All Woman Fri, 24 Jun 2016 05:23:00 GMT I’m finally over you http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/I-m-finally-over-you MANY people are only equipped with the ability to fall in love; not everyone knows how to fall out of love, and worse, be able to mend their broken heart. Sure, it’s good to get advice from those close to us, but what might work for them doesn’t necessarily mean it’s going to work for you. All Woman Fri, 24 Jun 2016 05:16:12 GMT The most cruel words http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/The-most-cruel-words What is the worst thing an ex has said to you once you broke up? All Woman Fri, 24 Jun 2016 05:09:08 GMT Break-up revenge http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Break-up-revenge In the movie Waiting to Exhale, Angela (Bernadine) Bassett takes revenge on her cheating husband by burning his car filled with his clothes, after he cheated with a white woman after 11 years of marriage. Have you ever experienced such similar need for revenge? All Woman Fri, 24 Jun 2016 05:03:41 GMT A father’s push for paternity leave http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/A-father-s-push-for-paternity-leave VAUGHN is a 34-year-old first-time father-to-be. He is deliriously happy about meeting his first born; however, there is a single thorn in Vaughn’s side. All Woman Thu, 23 Jun 2016 14:45:36 GMT Encouraging healthy eating habits http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Encouraging-healthy-eating-habits_64609 WHETHER you have a toddler or a teen, one of the toughest jobs that you’ll probably have to do as a parent is encouraging healthy eating habits. All Woman Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Parents’ potty training experiences http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Parents--potty-training-experiences_64608 MAKING the big transition from diaper-dependent to potty trained can be difficult for toddlers and stressful for parents, especially when the children just won’t get it right. How can you help your child to leave diaper world? All Woman Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Bright minds http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Bright-minds_64607 Bright Minds Nursery Pre & Kindergarten School in Lucea, Hanover had their Career Day recently. Here are some highlights: All Woman Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Photo: Father’s Day http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Photo--Father-s-Day_63916 All Woman Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Photo: MJ launches into summer http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Photo--MJ-launches-into-summer_64605 All Woman Wed, 22 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Desperate for a baby http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Desperate-for-a-baby_64236 Dear Dr Mitchell, All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT The case of the intersex infant — Pt 2 http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/The-case-of-the-intersex-infant---Pt-2_63591 For thousands of years children have been born with what’s called ambiguous genitalia — a condition in which there is incomplete development of the external genitals, and at birth doctors are not able to clearly define a sex. Last week, Dr Leslie Gabay, consultant paediatrician and paediatric endocrinologist, addressed the biology of the condition. This week, he speaks of stigma and social repercussions. All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Vows: Crossing Paths to Proposal http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Vows--Crossing-Paths-to-Proposal_63986 When we met Norman Manley International Airport Customer Service Representative Damion Harriott and his fiance Camille Edwards, AT&T retail sales consultant, at the Kingston Bridal Week wedding exhibition back in November, we knew they were planning a wedding. Eight months later, on Saturday, June 11, the two exchanged vows at the Laughing Waters Villa in St Ann. All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT The affable Bianca Welds http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/The-affable-Bianca-Welds_64108 SHE’S fun-loving, adventurous, artistic, techno-savvy, and committed to artistic and health-related causes, as she sees these areas having the potential for sustainable growth. All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Hubby touched my granddaughter http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Hubby-touched-my-granddaughter_64235 Dear Mrs Macaulay, All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Signs you’re not sexually compatible http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Signs-you-re-not-sexually-compatible_63535 IT’S quite possible to be madly in love but your sex life is down in the dumps. The reasons may vary, but many couples tend to ignore the obvious sexual incompatibility when they rummage through memories or the habits of their significant others to provide evidence that the other is to blame for tepid bedroom action. All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT The last night I spent with my ex http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/The-last-night-I-spent-with-my-ex_63479 “IF tomorrow you won’t be mine, won’t you give it to me one last time” is echoed in the chorus of One Direction’s Love You Goodbye, indicating that lovers should have one last night together before calling it quits. All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Middle-aged people have better sex http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Middle-aged-people-have-better-sex_63481 A newly released study has indicated that middle-aged people — those between 40 and 59 — lead happy and active sex lives. All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Sandals, Bob Marley foundations help teen moms http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Sandals--Bob-Marley-foundations-help-teen-moms_64159 ON June 10, two of the Caribbean’s most renowned brands — the Sandals Foundation and the Bob Marley Foundation — handed over 20 computers to the Women’s Centre of Jamaica Foundation (WCJF) to assist with the new modality of delivery of the Virtual Delivery Infrastructure (VDI) CSEC programme. All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Remember: Ending conflict-related violence http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Remember--Ending-conflict-related-violence_64147 YESTERDAY the United Nations celebrated the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict, with the aim to raise awareness and honour the victims and survivors of sexual violence around the world. It was also recognised to pay tribute to all those who have courageously devoted their lives and even lost their lives in standing up for the eradication of these crimes. All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT High blood pressure and weight loss http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/High-blood-pressure-and-weight-loss_64077 Dear Donovan, All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Exercises for bad knees http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Exercises-for-bad-knees_63989 A very common excuse offered when skipping an exercise class is: “I have bad knees.” All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT Signs you’re dehydrated http://www.jamaicaobserver.com/magazines/allwoman/Signs-you-re-dehydrated_63557 IT’S a fact that water is life, but we often don’t recognise this until we face the searing heat of the summer. All Woman Mon, 20 Jun 2016 00:00:00 GMT