Prescription drug abuse tied to increased risk of teen suicide

Suicide is a leading cause of death for teens worldwide, and the odds of suicide attempts may be higher when adolescents abuse prescription drugs, a Chinese study suggests. To explore the connection between suicide risk and misuse of prescription opiates and sedatives, researchers surveyed about 3,300 Chinese teens once when they were about 14 years […]

Here’s what Olympians eat for each sport

Here’s what Olympians eat for each sport

Just what does it take to power Simone Biles’ signature half-twisting double backflip or Allyson Felix’s lightning-fast sprint? It turns out, the amount Olympians eat can vary tremendously depending not only on the events they’re competing in, but also their body type and lifestyle outside the Olympic arena. The average Olympic shooter, for instance, may have very different […]

Prescription drug abuse tied to increased risk of teen suicide

Phuket’s Indigo Pearl becomes The Slate

Indigo Pearl, the designer beachfront hotel in Phuket, is being rebranded as The Slate. The resort, which is a member of the Design Hotels collection, was designed by Bill Bensley in a style that reflects the area’s former tin mining heritage, with several custom-made works of metallic modern art. It owners, the Na-Rang family, have […]

Seoul gets connected to Scotland with first ever direct flights

Seoul gets connected to Scotland with first ever direct flights

Korean Air and Hanjin Travel team up for new charter services South Korean tourists now have the chance to fly direct to Scotland, following the launch of a new seasonal charter service. Korean Air and its sister company, Hanjin Travel, have teamed up to launch direct flights between Seoul and Glasgow. Three services will operate […]

Phuket’s Indigo Pearl becomes The Slate

Banyan Tree launches Angsana Villas in Phuket

Angsana Villas Resort becomes luxury hotel group’s fourth property in Laguna Phuket complex Singapore’s Banyan Tree Hotels & Resorts has launched the Angsana Villas Resort Phuket, a new villa resort in the island’s Laguna resort complex. Rebranded from the former Outrigger Laguna Phuket Resort & Villas, the property offers a collection of 48 villas and […]

Phuket’s Indigo Pearl becomes The Slate

Sabre adds 63,000 hotels through Expedia deal

Sabre has added 63,000 more hotels to its collection of GDS-bookable properties following a deal with the Expedia Affiliate Network (EAN). This means that, effective immediately, travel agents using the Sabre Red Workspace will have access to all EAN rates and availability though the GDS. The deal boosts Sabre’s total global hotel content to more […]

Phuket’s Indigo Pearl becomes The Slate

Don’t look at the clock! And 7 other tips to beat dreaded insomnia

Don’t get worked up about one bad night’s sleep because anxiety itself interferes with dozing off You drift off to dreamland just fine but then something, a noise, a partner’s tossing and turning, jars you awake. Now your mind races with an ever expanding to-do list of worries that you can’t shut off. When the […]

Prescription drug abuse tied to increased risk of teen suicide