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How to Help Your College Child Live a Healthier Lifestyle

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Parents of children away at college often worry about how their offspring are coping with independent living. Are they making friends and studying hard? Are they eating properly? Are they getting enough exercise? According to new research published in Journal of Adolescent Health, these worries may not be entirely unfounded. Meg Small, a research associate from the Prevention Research Center for...

College Admissions: Dealing With Rejection

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Applying to college is something that is highly exciting. When you go you will not only be advancing your career and your finances, you will also be living a whole new life in a new part of the country (possibly even a new country), with new friends, and with the opportunity to completely reinvent yourself. While this is all very exciting though, until you actually get there there is a lot you...

College Life: Cheap Dorm Room Decorating Ideas

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There are many exciting things about moving to college for the first time, and one of these is the fact that you will often be living away from home for the first time in your life. This is exciting for many reasons – meaning that you can go out for as long as you want, come back in during the wee hours, and generally experience the kind of freedom you don’t get living with someone else. At the...

Homeschooling Pros and Cons

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When we send our children to school then essentially we are passing them over to someone else and letting them take over the role of parent in many ways. For instance, when you are a parent you teach your children right and wrong, and you try to get them to share your views – but when you send them to school then suddenly they are taught right and wrong by the institution and they are opened up...

Pros and Cons of Online Education

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The internet is a fantastic tool that has revolutionized the way we do pretty much everything. It’s changed the way we play games, it’s changed the way we listen to music, it’s changed the way we communicate and stay in touch with friends and it’s changed the way we get information. As this continues, more and more of our infrastructures are heading online, and teaching...

Pros and Cons of Single Sex Schools

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Choosing the right school for your son or daughter can be a difficult process and one that can cause a fair amount of stress if you are unsure what the best course of action is. While school isn’t the be all and end all of a child’s upbringing, it certainly is somewhere where they will learn a lot of their behavior and of their knowledge, and somewhere that they will simply spend a...

Helping Teens Succeed Academically

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We all want the best for our children. Many of us mean this literally, and genuinely want our children to have the very best lives possible – to be presidents or astronauts and to make a splash on the world while enjoying a life of luxury. We want them to have all the things we didn’t have and to exceed our wildest expectations – what parent wouldn’t? But while this might not always...

Pros and Cons of Studying Abroad

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Studying abroad, to some people, sounds like a dream come true. The opportunity to travel and experience a new way of life can be a great opportunity. To others, however, studying abroad may appear like a complete nightmare – being away from your family in a strange culture can be very scary. The reality is that studying abroad is only a good idea if it is something you may enjoy otherwise...

How to Avoid Distractions While You're Studying

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There are countless situations where we are required to study. While you’re in education for instance whether it’s school or college you will be required to study most nights of the week to recap what you learned in class and to go into particular detail during the build up to exams and tests – often trying to ‘cram’ a year’s worth of work into five hours before the...

How to Be Noticed Freshman Year

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When you come to high school and become a freshman for the first time you will suddenly be a small fish in a big pond. You might well be used to being the big wolf on campus in previous years, but now you’ll be among thousands more people than before making you far more anonymous immediately… This also means there’ll be more people who are better at you in their certain fields –...

Adam Sinicki

Adam Sinicki

Adam Sinicki is a full time writer who spends most of his time in the coffee shops of London. Adam has a BSc in psychology and is an amateur bodybuilder with a couple of competition wins to his name. His other interests are self improvement, general health, transhumanism and brain training. As well as writing for websites and magazines, he also runs his own sites and has published several books and apps on these topics.

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