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Vaping Isn’t as Harmless as You Think

Vaping Isn’t as Harmless as You Think

Hannah Providence, Contributing Writer

September 26, 2019

E-cigarettes were introduced as an alternative to regular cigarette smoking. JUUL lab’s “alternative cigarettes” mission (from their website, https://www.juul.com) is to “improve the lives of the world's one billion adult smokers by eliminating cigarettes.”  But JUUL’s targeted demographic -- legal, smoking-age ...

The Secret to Combating the Opioid Crisis

The Secret to Combating the Opioid Crisis

Amanda Castro, Contributing Writer

April 17, 2019

There is a way to combat the opioid epidemic. Researchers in Minneapolis, Minnesota, have begun to solve their own opioid crisis simply by treating the epidemic as a disease, not an addiction, and have seen a significant decline between 2017 and 2018, according to Buzzfeed News. Connecticut is on the verge of trying to reduce or detain the opioid crisis in the...

Sagas and Sequels

Samantha Mathewson

December 5, 2012

Addiction: a nine-letter word that can mean a whole lot more. People joke about “needing” a certain fix, but some addictions shouldn’t be taken lightly. The recent and ever so popular Twilight Saga came to a close this month with the release of the final movie, much to the same remorse as when...

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