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Like the Queen

Last week, I had what the Queen has – no, not millions in the bank – but, gastroenteritis, or norovirus. I had gone away to a conference with two of the students from the college where I teach. On the second day, I began to feel a little queasy.   […]

Why do students love Booze?
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Why do students love Booze?

Wine, vodka, gin, beer, whisky, champagne, port, rum, absinthe, cider, ale… the catalogue of alcoholic drinks stocked on shelves across the country is almost as innumerable as the health issues ensuing from excessive use of them: cancer of the mouth, neck and throat; high-blood pressure, an irregular heart beat and […]

Greece: the Zero Hour?
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Greece: the Zero Hour?

Stuck in a serious financial crisis due to the accumulation of a large public deficit, time is running out for this nation, and bankruptcy is fast approaching, with many predicting an imminent exit from the Euro Zone. _ Cira Rodríguez César With a debt equivalent to 168% of its annual […]

Suicide: when young people lose the will to live
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Suicide: when young people lose the will to live

Sustained abuse or simple childish outbursts lead many children and young people to take their own lives. While there may be many warning signs, these are misunderstood, unappreciated or remain uninterpreted. _ Javier Duque “Free, free. My eyes will go on even though my feet will stop”.  These are a […]