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April 17, 2017

During my years as a student, there were two words that could always strike fear into my heart like no other words in the English language. Can you guess what they were? No, they weren’t “mystery meat” or “quadratic equations,” although I... read more

Young Adults, We Want to Hear Your Story

April 6, 2017

There are so many things I love about writing, but if I had to pick a favorite, it would be the storytelling aspect. I mean, where else do I have the opportunity to share my disastrous experience with road cycling or my strange encounter with a Craigslist scammer?... read more

Work-Related Stress Linked to Certain Cancers

March 22, 2017

“This job is killing me!” You’ve probably muttered that phrase to yourself at least a time or two, but chances are you didn’t really mean it. Work-related stress is a fact of life, and we almost never stop to think about how... read more

Fish Oil Fights Against Cancer Genes

March 9, 2017

My mother always had a famous saying when we sat down for family meals. “If you don’t eat it for dinner, you eat it for breakfast.” And she meant it. I recall many evenings sitting at the dinner table pushing my food around on... read more

Drinking Coffee on an Empty Stomach Could Have Negative Health Consequences

February 23, 2017

There’s basically an unspoken rule in my house that no one is allowed to talk to me until I’ve had my morning cup of coffee. Let me assure you, it’s in everyone’s best interest. You see, it doesn’t... read more