Michele’s classmates peered out of the classroom window and gasped in disbelief at what they saw. A thick, black cloud hovered over the small towns of Rodeo and Crockett menacingly, slowly traveling toward them. The smoke wouldn’t stop spilling into the sky, it seemed. The principal’s voice
This article was originally published in our Spring 2021 print issue. In the mid 1880s, Austrian pediatrician Theodor Escherich discovered the gut flora, noting the impact of Escherichia coli on children’s diarrheal health—a discovery that would forever shape our understanding of human disease and the
This article was originally published in our Spring 2021 print issue. Women who suffer from severe abdominal pain have to wait, on average, 65 minutes in the ER to receive care. Men, on the other hand, only have to wait 49 minutes. Often women who
Playing 3D video games may have a positive effect on on adults and mitigate the effects of cognitive decline.
PE has historically been de-prioritized in the public education system, which has lead to a devaluation of programs nationwide. It’s important to normalize exercise, as individual and group-level changes can lead to nationwide shifts in physical activity in educational, social, and public health contexts.
Complementary and alternative medicine has ancient roots. How can modern citizens benefit from it?
Many older adults are reluctant to exercise due to a number of misconceptions, but exercise could be essential for maintaining a healthy lifestyle.
Migrant farmworkers make significant contributions to our economy. They also face significant health risks and occupational hazards.
Some love it. Some hate it. How does boba compare to other sweetened beverages?
Therapy can, but doesn’t always, involve sitting down to talk to a psychologist. From music to hypnosis, other therapies exist to support individuals through physical, mental, and social challenges.