Monthly Archives: August 2018

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25% of people dislike eating the skin of fruit. Are you one?

ARE YOU A FUSSY EATER?   Parents often consult Occupational Therapists when trying to address their children’s picky eating habits. The parents’ most common concerns typically include: refusal to eat yoghurt with whole fruit pieces gagging when they attempt to eat fruit with pips avoiding unpeeled fruit not tolerating different foods on their plate touching [...]

By | August 29th, 2018|Blog general, General Blog|0 Comments

59% of people turn up the volume. Are you one?

Hearing is one of our primary senses and our ears are constantly switched on - day and night. We live in a world filled with constant sounds filtering through our homes and offices. Household appliances and office equipment add to the ever-present hustle and bustle of daily life. Our hearing is important in order to [...]

By | August 14th, 2018|Blog general, General Blog|0 Comments

45% of people like to walk barefoot. Are you one?

Imagine yourself walking barefoot in a lush, green garden. The sun is shining warmly on your back and there is a gentle breeze teasing your hair. Now imagine the feeling of soft, moist grass between your toes … Or you're on holiday, and after a dip in the ocean you walk back to your towel [...]

By | August 14th, 2018|Blog general, General Blog|0 Comments

49% of people like rollercoasters. Are you one?

As a child, I remember visiting the amusement park at the Rand Easter show with my family. We were very excited at the prospect of going on “The Big Dipper”. In those years it was one of the best rollercoaster rides. I recall standing in the queue, waiting my turn and getting overwhelmed with excitement [...]

By | August 13th, 2018|Blog general, General Blog|0 Comments

Searching for your perfect match

During a recent visit with a single, forty-something friend of mine, the following question came up during our discussions (as I knew it would… as it always does…): “When you met your future husband, did he meet all your preconceived requirements for a perfect life partner?” Of course, I tried to steer the discussion in [...]

By | August 3rd, 2018|Blog general, General Blog|0 Comments