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Fall drink guide

Fall drink guide

Rachel Finan, health + wellness writer

5 hours ago

When the temperature drops it is time to put down that Starbucks iced latte, and pick up a hot coffee or tea. Read this guide to know what to do for that sore throat and what to bring to a camp fire or hockey game.

The Brain Issue: Long term impact

The Brain Issue: Long term impact

Rachel Finan, health + wellness writer

November 6, 2019

Brain trauma is an issue that has been a topic of debate in high school sports for years. Take a look at this story to see its' impact on people's everyday lives.

The Brain Issue: The multitasking myth

The Brain Issue: The multitasking myth

Ryleigh Palmer, news editor

November 6, 2019

Many students believe they are capable of multitasking, however the bulk of scientific research disagrees.

School year self care

School year self care

Ryleigh Palmer, news editor

October 30, 2019

Five tips to help manage stress during the school year as we get closer to finals.

6 ways to improve your brain

6 ways to improve your brain

Olivia Silvey, opinions writer

October 24, 2019

Read this story to learn 6 ways to make your brain healthier and happier.

Acne combating products you should add to your collection

Acne combating products you should add to your collection

Grace Fearheiley, health + wellness editor

September 30, 2019

Whether you need a quick and easy-to-use product or you want an elaborate mask, one of these products will be the right choice for you. Here are some products you should add to your collection to have an acne and blemish-free face.

Finding the balm; lip balm review

Finding the balm; lip balm review

Makenzie Van Buren, health and wellness writer

September 15, 2019

Not all lip products are created equally; some are far superior. Find out which lip balms are the balm.com and which ones chap-suck.

Smoothie recipes

Smoothie recipes

Makenzie Van Buren, health and wellness writer

September 12, 2019

Grab your blender and make a quick healthy smoothie before hitting the road. These tasty treats are sure to power you throughout the whole day.

Tibi(a) or not tibi(a)

Tibi(a) or not tibi(a)

Malcia Greene, associate editor

August 26, 2019

When it comes to one’s true feelings for me, there’s only one form of communication I trust: body language.

Coping with grief: a senior project

Coping with grief: a senior project

Olivia Silvey, staff designer

April 2, 2019

Almost 50 KHS students gathered in the lecture hall during homeroom Mar. 28 for Asha Zein’s senior project presentation and discussion about grief. Zein’s project focused on the process of grief, how to deal with loss through healthy coping mechanisms and ways to approach mental health in adolescence. T...

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