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Just for the Health of It: Get Strong

Gavin Nirmaier, Columnist

October 23, 2014

Filed under Science

In contemporary fitness culture, the Internet can be a best friend or a worst enemy. Credible fitness sources are easy to find—these sources can offer useful information about weight training, cardio training, and nutrition. Many...

Just for the Health of It

Gavin Nirmaier, Columnist

October 9, 2014

Filed under Science

In fitness, multiple viewpoints exist on many different topics.  From style of exercise to nutritional approach, to the best music to listen to when working out, different people will always have different opinions about what...

Aviva Katz presents Tenth Annual Medical Ethics Lecture

Angela Mauroni, Science Editor

October 9, 2014

Filed under Science

Students crowded Quigley auditorium on Oct. 8 to attend the tenth annual medical ethics lecture, presented this year by Aviva Katz. Katz is the  assistant professor of surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine...

Letter to the Editor

Brittany Davis

October 2, 2014

Filed under Science

Letters to the Editor are typically placed on the Opinion page, but the original article was published on the Science page. Dear Ms. Spadaro and Mr. Stephenson, I recently read the newspaper article profiling the three ne...

Ebola virus spreads to U.S.

Rachel Belson, Contributing Writer

October 2, 2014

Filed under Science

CBS news reported that Thomas Eric Duncan was confirmed to have the Ebola virus on Sept. 30, four days after he arrived in Dallas, Texas, on a flight from Liberia. Because he did not exhibit symptoms while he was on the plane,...

Just for the Health of It: You are what you eat

Gavin Nirmaier, Columnist

September 25, 2014

Filed under Science

Being on a college campus can make eating right a tough task. The culture that we are immersed in often forces us to eat at odd times of the day, eat late at night, and eat unhealthy foods in general. Our fast paced, busy lifestyle...

Meadville undergoes health assessment survey

Angela Mauroni, Science Editor

September 25, 2014

Filed under Science

Eight students invested in Meadville’s current state of health are currently collaborating to develop a health needs assessment survey. This survey is called a Community Health Needs Assessment (CHNA) and was first conducted...

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