Suicidal Brain

~By Melissa Bailey It was about two weeks ago that I sat, accidentally hearing the conversation of others about suicide.  Tears streaking down my face at the callousness of their words, I felt sad that people still thought that suicide attempts or acts are selfish, attention seeking, silly and stupid. …

Dreamstate

By Madeleine Jarrett-Luck Dreaming is a topic of much mystery when it comes to the study of sleep. We have an understanding …

New Dinosaur In Town!

  ~ By Madeleine Jarrett-Luck A small collection of bones in the University of Witwatersrand’s Evolutionary Studies Institute have recently been re-examined …

NASA Investigates Ceres

~By Madeleine Jarrett-Luck Public awareness and enthusiasm about astronomical exploration and investigation has been enjoying a resurgence in 2015. The dormant lander …

After Childbirth

The other day I put a question to a group of parents:  if I were to write about vaginal tearing during childbirth …

Shrimp Foam in the Battle Field

By Madeleine Jarrett-Luck Severe open wounds are a prominent cause of death for front-line military personnel. Blood loss is usually combatted through …

Stronger than Depression

~ By Melissa Bailey It’s been two years since I was diagnosed with post natal depression and anxiety. During that time I …