Tue | Jul 23, 2024

Stories by Keisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

Published:Tuesday | July 23, 2024 | 12:05 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

GARFIELD DALEY is a man of many talents. He is driven to achieve and excel in all areas of his life, including spiritual, financial and family. He is a native of Jones Town in west Kingston where he lived with his parents and siblings until the...

Published:Wednesday | July 10, 2024 | 8:31 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

WHEN IT comes to breast cancer, there are a number of ways you can protect yourself. While it is important to note that several factors shaping your personal lifetime risk of breast cancer are completely out of your control, among them genetics,...

Published:Tuesday | July 9, 2024 | 12:06 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

In today’s fast-paced financial landscape, where data volumes are exploding and market dynamics are constantly evolving, the integration of artificial intelligence (AI) has surfaced as the secret weapon for achieving financial success. AI...

Published:Saturday | July 6, 2024 | 12:07 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

Jennifer Richards Wilson, a Jamaican teacher living in China, is the conceptualiser of Activate Core’s Virtual Book Tour. The concept of the book tour emerged during the coronavirus pandemic, where authors who were unable to travel physically to...

Published:Wednesday | July 3, 2024 | 12:06 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

SELF-CARE IS not synonymous with self-indulgence or being selfish. Self-care means taking care of yourself so that you can be healthy, you can be well, you can do your job, you can help and care for others, and you can do all the things you need to...

Published:Saturday | June 29, 2024 | 12:08 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

For Patecher Hinds and countless women worldwide, cars are synonymous with beauty and freedom. Some people find her love affair with vehicles to be strange, and constantly ask how she continues to steer her relationship with cars. Hinds also known...

Published:Friday | June 21, 2024 | 11:22 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

THERE IS an imminent real estate boom in Manchester catalysed by the recent May Pen to Mandeville leg opening of the East-West highway. According to Simone Spence-Johnson, president of the Manchester Chamber of Commerce and real estate agent with...

Published:Wednesday | June 19, 2024 | 12:09 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

DIABETIC NEUROPATHY is a prevalent complication of diabetes that affects the nerves, leading to discomfort and reduced sensation in affected areas. This condition arises due to prolonged exposure to high blood sugar levels, which can damage the...

Published:Wednesday | June 19, 2024 | 12:06 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

FOR OVER 40 years, the Human Employment and Resource Training/National Service Training Agency (HEART/NSTA Trust) has been the largest provider of technical, vocational education and training in Jamaican and the Caribbean. The organisation, known...

Published:Saturday | June 15, 2024 | 12:06 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

The El Instituto de Mandevilla 40th Anniversary Homecoming and Awards Banquet did not meet the $5-million fundraising target. However, the organisers said the overall event was a success. As part of the event, the organisers intended to raise funds...

Published:Wednesday | June 12, 2024 | 12:07 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

AORTIC STENOSIS is one of the most common and serious valve disease problems. Aortic stenosis is a narrowing of the aortic valve opening and can sometimes be referred to as a failing heart valve. Aortic stenosis restricts the blood flow from the...

Published:Friday | June 7, 2024 | 12:05 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

The Manchester Chamber of Commerce (MCC), in partnership with SnappLTD and the Golf View Hotel, will host the ‘Central Jamaica Business Expo 2024’ from June 7-8 in Mandeville. According to Simone Spence-Johnson, president of the MCC, this will be...

Published:Wednesday | June 5, 2024 | 12:09 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

MITOCHONDRIA ARE special compartments (organelles) in our cells that are best known for their role as powerhouses, as they break down food molecules and turn out adenosine triphosphate (ATP), a molecular fuel for the rest of the cell. However, they...

Published:Wednesday | May 29, 2024 | 12:06 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

SKIN CANCER develops primarily on areas of sun-exposed skin, including the scalp, face, lips, ears, neck, chest, arms and hands, and on the legs in women. But it can also form on areas that rarely see the light of day, including your palms, beneath...

Published:Tuesday | May 28, 2024 | 12:05 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

THE CARIBBEAN, known for its scenic beauty, has been a popular destination for investments in the hospitality and financial sectors for a considerable time. The region is currently expanding its economic horizons through several growing industries...

Published:Saturday | May 25, 2024 | 12:07 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

Following the mid-term break, approximately 145 students at Elletson Primary and Infant School, including those in the special education unit and the infant department, will find their school environment more comfortable. This positive change was...

Published:Wednesday | May 22, 2024 | 12:07 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

Physical fitness gets most people’s attention, and for good reason. A healthy body can prevent conditions such as heart disease and diabetes, and help you maintain independence as you age. Mental fitness is just as important as physical fitness,...

Published:Tuesday | May 21, 2024 | 12:06 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

MANY WEALTHY individuals prefer not to disclose their volume of wealth to their children and grandchildren. These individuals may fear that their family members will become lazy and entitled, so instead, they keep their bank account statements...

Published:Wednesday | May 15, 2024 | 12:06 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

ADOPTING A healthy lifestyle can help you manage your diabetes. It may also improve your critical health numbers, including weight, blood sugar, blood pressure and blood cholesterol. When it comes to food and eating, we are all different. Some of...

Published:Friday | May 10, 2024 | 12:08 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

AMID A meticulously planned week of activities, St George’s College (STGC) recently recognised and celebrated the journey of the institution that began 174 years ago. In keeping the spirit of its founders alive, the revered North Street-based...

Published:Tuesday | May 7, 2024 | 12:07 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

BEING SUCCESSFUL as a business owner requires more than coming up with a brilliant idea and working hard. You need to learn how to manage and grow your business. In the process, you will face numerous challenges, and your ability to meet them will...

Published:Saturday | May 4, 2024 | 12:07 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

The power of love is life-changing, and love is what many people crave. Protection stirs up feelings of strength and positivity and it makes children feel safe and secure. But, did you know, when you show children how much you love them, it...

Published:Wednesday | May 1, 2024 | 12:09 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

Being diagnosed and living with prostate cancer can profoundly alter a man’s perspective on life. It’s a challenging experience emotionally and physically, often evoking feelings of fear, worry, stress, helplessness, or anger. Such reactions are...

Published:Wednesday | May 1, 2024 | 12:06 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

THE OVARIES are the primary female reproductive organs. These glands have three important functions: they secrete hormones, they protect the eggs a female is born with, and they release eggs for possible fertilisation. Women are typically born...

Published:Tuesday | April 30, 2024 | 12:07 AMKeisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer

THERE ARE many ways that you can shift your mindset to set your compass towards success. Mindset is particularly important for entrepreneurs because you are often working alone and charting new paths, so how you think about things is one of the...

Pages

Subscribe to Keisha Hill/Senior Gleaner Writer