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Apparently, society is increasingly aware of the real problem of bullying. What should be a safe environment for children and adolescents becomes a daily nightmare starring their own companions. The effects of bullying are manifested emotionally, in physical health and even in academic performance. Parents are never prepared to face these situations and opening constant dialogues with their children is vital. What to do when your child is being bullied But when we discovered that our…

The hormonal contraceptives are used by millions of women worldwide to prevent unwanted pregnancies. Their effectiveness is indisputable but, they may be intimately related to cases of depression. After 10 years of studies of one million women between 15 and 34 years, researchers have determined that those who use the combination pill are 23% more likely to be diagnosed with depression, and those who take the mini-pill 34%. At the same time, the risk of…

Most personality problems facing people, rooted in how each perceives himself and how, with this view, facing everyday challenges that life presents. That is why most of the faults or depressions are caused by this issue, which does not discriminate between sexes or ages and generates the image of beauty that we see in the mirror. Fortunately, new therapies are adapted every day to help improve your image perception and identify skills and empower. Before…

The average age at which women have the menopause is 50, but due to genetic disorders, diseases or medical procedures, some females experience it before this age and what is called early menopause. In addition to dealing with hot flashes, mood swings and other symptoms that accompany menopause, the women who have to deal with other concerns such as the end of the reproductive years and therefore the inability to achieve a pregnancy. Symptoms of…

There is nothing wrong with wanting to be beautiful indeed and find ways to do this as long as this activity is within normal limits. What is far from being healthy is the belief that beauty is a must. Currently the cosmetic surgery and aesthetic treatments is worrying specialists who notice a growing addiction to them. Many are women who feel compelled to pass through the hands of the surgeon to perform an excessive number…

The women and girls to a greater extent, are the most vulnerable when suffering from eating disorders bulimia and anorexia; conditions where the desire, the other, and the body, relate pathologically. To help those who suffer from this problem you need to know the causes, both individual and social, that cause it. Psychological mechanisms that lead to bulimia and anorexia are diverse, but they all revolve around the imperatives of society consumption, where the…

The image of women employed in advertising, responding to cultural stereotypes of each society. The market not only feeds these stereotypes, but creates its own ‘fashion’. In this sense we can say that 60 years after Simone de Beauvoir wrote “The Second Sex”, things do not change much between us. The marketing departments of companies know that if a product works, ie sold, it is essential to ensure that advertising campaigns fail to generate an…