Reasons to not let a dog lick your face

Dog Saliva

Reasons to not let a dog lick your face. There are many reasons why you should not let a dog lick your skin especially on your face and around your lips. You often see dog owners allowing their dog to lick their face especially around their mouth and they seem okay with this as if they don’t realise how many … Read More

Alabama Rot

Flesh eating disease

What is Alabama Rot? Canine Black Death! Alabama rot has an official name called Cutaneous and Renal Glomerular Vasculopathy CRGV. Alabama rot is a relatively new and potentially fatal disease which appears to be causing damage to the canine blood vessels in the skin and especially the kidneys. This disease is specific to the canine world and does not appear … Read More

Benefits of Rote Learning

What is Rote Learning

What exactly is Rote Learning? We are all subject to learning and memorising new content on a daily basis. Memorising is part of our evolutionary process so that we can internally map the directions we travel in both physically and mentally so that we can return easily, we all need to memorise things to survive. Memorising content is specifically important within … Read More

Diploma & Degree Qualifications Explained

qualifications explained

The differences between Diplomas & Degrees! We are often asked for the differences between degrees, certificates, diplomas and higher diplomas including how long it will take to obtain a degree. New students are drawn to the possibility of obtaining a degree usually years after they have left school or college and although many have left it too late, it is … Read More

Psychology of Revision

Revision Psychology Skills

How to get the most out of revision using psychology! Setting yourself up with a good workable plan in advance of any revision is key to gaining your best memory recall especially when you need it most! It’s often said that there are no short cuts to the success in taking exams, however there is definitely a way of making … Read More

Psychotherapy for Postpartum Depression

Postpartum depression psychotherapy

Psychotherapy Treatment for Postpartum Depression I am an obstetrician practicing in China and I am interested in mental health care for reproductive aged woman, especially care of postpartum depression. In China, postpartum depression is poorly recognized and treated currently. I am sad to find quite a lot of women could not cope with the life after delivery and most of … Read More

Why diets don’t work?

does dieting work

If diets worked, there would be no multi-billion pound dieting industry in place! Dieting does not work for most people and that is why there is a multi-billion pound dieting industry serving the needs of people who keep dieting and failing miserably! The way you eat food is the result of many factors all working at the same time within … Read More

Reptilian Theory Explained

reptilian therory

Reptilian Theory Explained What is Reptilian theory? Explained in the most basic terms. Firstly it’s important to point out that we do not support or agree with the belief in reptilian theory and simply present it here for entertainment and/or educational purposes. A lot of places that present reptilian theory, popularised by David Icke, do wish to distance themselves from … Read More

Bad Canine Behaviour

dog training mistakes

What if there was a way of using just one key word or command to gain your dogs immediate attention and cooperation when all else fails? There is . . . Bad out of control dog behaviour can drive even the most patient dog owner up the wall or worse, send the dog into a dog’s home, rejected and unwanted … Read More

How does Transactional Analysis Therapy Work?

Transactional Analysis Therapy

Transactional analysis is a therapy or therapeutic approach which for most laypeople is an enjoyable read as it sets out to explain the workings of the mind and our behaviour. Transactional analysis or TA as its better-known is a basic theoretical model outlined below. Within you as a person there is the child, adult and parent. These are the three … Read More