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7 Ways to Fuel Your Brain

7 Ways to Fuel Your Brain

Anna Mullendore, features writer

April 26, 2015

Filed under Blogs, Health + Wellness

Anna Mullendore Getting enough sleep is vital for your nervous system, thus crucial to your concentration, coordination and memory. But when a student’s lack of sleep is due to early morning reviews, demanding classes and other extracurriculars, sleep falls down the priority totem pole. There’s no magic potion to passing that Honors Precalculus te...

Eating disorders

Eating disorders

Cece Hensley and Lindsay Huck

February 20, 2015

Filed under Features

While he was a freshman in high school, Simao Drew’s perception of himself drastically changed when a boy in his class made a comment about his weight. Although Drew was never severely overweight, he began dieting, running and experimenting with alternative ways to get thinner. “Over the next...

Salad, please.

Salad, please.

Chloë King, web staff

September 17, 2014

Filed under Uncategorized

Those days of feeling like a total pig after ordering so much McDonalds that it looks like you’re eating for two are (possibly) over. According to a new study published by Nutrition and Diabetes, you can rewire your brain to want healthy food.  13 overweight adults were either given nutrition p...

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