Stay Safe at Christmas

Christmas party

While Christmas is a time full of festive cheer, overindulgence on the mince pie front, and perhaps one too many mulled wines all in the name of Christmas spirit, it’s also a time where you can leave yourself particularly vulnerable if you do not have your wits about you. Christmas is a wonderful time, but as the nation celebrates more in December than any other month, it can be a time where you can leave yourself and your home vulnerable while out at a festive soirée. Now we aren’t suggesting that you need to be curled up by a roaring…

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Love Honey’s Summer Sex Tips

Whilst Love Honey are all about promoting safe, exciting sex, they also have your best interest at heart. They have provided us here at Student Wire with some of their top product choices for a summer filled with adventure and pleasure. If this is definitely something that interests you then read on and find out more…. How students can be adventurous this summer with their other halves with sex toys? Or when alone?  A Love Honey specialist has provided six of her top choices, and why they are the best options for you this summer. With direct links to the products,…

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Driving Anxiety

As a younger generation, more and more of us are suffering from anxiety or from feeling constantly anxious, (The Guardian 2015). We don’t yet know why this. Maybe it’s the increased pressure on us to succeed? Maybe it’s the increased pressure to be perfect at everything; have the perfect good looks, the perfect body, be smart, be rich? One thing we do know is that this is a problem. Anxiety sucks, big time! And worse? You can never be sure when it will hit, leaving you in a constant state of worry that at any moment, a panic attack can occur, you…

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Driving with Stress

It’s safe to say that we will all feel stressed in the car at some point during our driving lifetime. Sat in queues. Cars cutting you off. Road works at every junction (M1 I’m talking to you!). It’s easy to become stressed whilst driving. It’s even worse if you’re already stressed before even stepping into the car. In the third part of our driving series, we consider the role that stress can play on our safety in a car. Neil Shah, director of The Stress Management Society and author of ‘The 10-Step Stress Solution’, talks about how to avoid stress whilst…

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Road Rage

We can all be prone to a spot of road rage during those long summer road trips. It can be easy to become agitated whilst driving in the holidays; queue jumping, lane switching, traffic jams. Everybody seems desperate to get on their (fingers crossed) sunny holidays. Many people are even likely to bend the rules of driving a little in order to get there 5 minutes quicker. But what about the effects of this on the other people in the car?For the second part of our driving safe series, we looked into the effects of road rage on our driving….

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