I tried FitnessGenes DNA Analysis

As human beings with a variety of body types, we all react differently to diet and exercise, but the big question is why? How can you be sure that you are making the most out of your workouts and eating the right food? FitnessGenes has come up with the answer to these never-ending questions: their DNA Analysis and Action Blueprint. As someone who has become interested in fitness and health recently, I jumped at the chance to find out what my genes could tell me about how my body responds to diet and exercise. After receiving the box, I provided…

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Don’t know what to do after school?

Sounds familiar? As the end of school approaches, thousands of students are putting more and more pressure on themselves to decide what they want to do next year and beyond, with the view that if they make a mistake now, they’ll end up in some dead-end career. Here’s the ultimate checklist to put your mind at ease:Choose something you want to doYour Physics teacher might be telling you that the best university degree for you is Physics, and that you won’t get a job without it. The most important thing about choosing your university degree is doing something you want…

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Why study abroad?

With the tuition fee hike of 2012, British students have started looking to continental Europe to complete their university education, all whilst trying to avoid the £10,000s of debt. For me, I wanted to study French at university and after spending eight months living in a ski resort in 2011-2012, speaking French, paying £9,000 a year just didn’t seem worth it.Moving to the French Alps at 18 promised a life of après-ski, mountains and cold weather and going to university here has been a whole life experience stuffed into four years. I currently live in Grenoble, which is said to…

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