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In 2012, Dr. Melanie Brown and Marcia Abrahams founded The Communiversity of South Africa, a community-based educational enterprise designed to prepare unemployed, at-risk youth to enter higher education. Due to their complete dedication, creativity, and focus, the Communiversity is now one of the most successful foundational programs for this large demographic, creating meaningful partnerships and serving as a vital bridge between communities, secondary schools, and colleges. The Communiversity of South Africa: From the Streets to College in Four Months South Africa has a 35% overall unemployment rate, with 60% of young people being unemployed. Many have
(excerpted from TMforWomensHeartHealth.org) Blood pressure is a measure of the force against the walls of your blood vessels as the heart pumps blood through the body. High blood pressure (hypertension) damages blood vessels, strains the
“Even the best approximation of proximity can’t contain the infinite, insurmountable distance between people.” — Clare Sestanovich, The New Yorker, August 2023 A few years ago, prior to the pandemic, 36 percent of those responding
Every day, thousands of women and girls search the internet for information about meditation. Sometimes they look for information about meditation generically, being unaware of the distinction between different types of meditation. Sometimes searchers type
Jane Roman Pitt resides in Asheville, North Carolina, where she is kept busy being a mother, grandmother, educator, singer, composer, author, and TM teacher. She began performing at age 15, and in 1974 she released
As a child, I was told that every time a year was coming to an end and a new year was about to begin, the “old man” year died, and a “new baby” year was
Breast cancer is the most frequent form of cancer in women but also the most survived form. The incidence of breast cancer is almost four times higher in women over the age of 50. With
Emerging relatively recently on the music scene, Canadian Tara De Santis has taken the Quebec music scene by storm and has been featured many times in the press including in an article in Elle Quebec.
Why do people go on vacation? To get out of their tiresome daily routine, to experience something new, to relax? The Transcendental Meditation technique is a way to take a break from our pursuits and passions and
In the May 2023 issue of The Atlantic, an article called “Adult ADHD Is the Wild West of Psychiatry” stated: “Nearly 5 percent of adults are thought to have the disorder, but less than 20 percent of them have