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Editorial: University Students Shouldn’t Need to Live in Moldy Dorms

Kate LaCoe and Emma Quillen

May 31, 2019

This past fall a student at the University of Maryland began to fall very ill. It wasn’t due to a common virus or a bug, but to mold in student dorms. The University failed to alert students early enough, which left a student dead. Students at universities shouldn’t be living in dorms infested...

Five Ways to Ease Allergies This Spring

Allergies sweep the state, as spring begins. Spring officially began on March 20th and is expected to bring its usual allergy symptoms along with it. (Broadcaster/ Keela Delves)

Keela Delves and Emily Massage

April 5, 2019

Spring has begun and that means allergy season has too. Everyone knows how bothersome it is waking up in the morning and having a sore throat, itchy eyes, and a runny nose. These tips will help you combat your symptoms while also enjoying the warm weather. Check Pollen Count Regularly Because ...

Tips And Tricks For Preventing The Flu This Holiday Season

This infographic illustrates more ways in which you can prevent getting the flu. These five ways have been effective in preventing the annual flu. (Kaiser Permanente Thrive)

Emily Massage and Keela Delves

December 10, 2018

The winter is right around the corner and everyone is getting excited for the holidays. Although it is the time of year most known for joy and happiness, it is also flu season. Many students fall victim to the vicious virus, causing them to miss school, work, and extracurricular activities. Here ar...

How to beat the common cold

As cold and flu season approaches, experts have tips on how to stay healthy. Once someone is sick, there are a number of tricks experts have to getting better faster. (Flickr/CC BY-SA 2.0)

Kieri Karpa, Layout Manager

November 30, 2017

Every mother in the world has told their kids “put on your jacket or you’ll get a cold,” and science says there may be something to the old wives tale. Though the actual sickness of the cold and flu is caused by a virus, a recent study has found that the temperature may affect how liabl...

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