The Kirkwood Call

An ode to B.O.

An ode to B.O.

Malcia Greene, entertainment editor

January 22, 2019

I get it. You’re a teenager, you’re angsty and you’re stressed. Hey, it’s normal. Puberty is a pain in the butt to begin with and your mother nagging you to “freshen up,” even when your pits smell just fine by no means makes matters any less irritating. But when it gets to a point that every...

KHS feminine hygiene product drive

KHS feminine hygiene product drive

Emma Lingo, News-features writer

October 18, 2017

According to Time, women who receive low incomes or are homeless often don’t have the money to afford access to proper feminine hygiene products such as tampons, pads or sanitizing wipes. This can lead to a vast range health issues from vaginal infections to cervical cancer. To help the women of St. ...

(Ack!)ne

(Ack!)ne

Will Drury, opinions writer

October 26, 2015

For many people it brings to mind images of teens covered in a labyrinth of red zits, pimples oozing white pus and adults left with scars from their adolescent battle with acne. It is a condition that affects millions of people around the world every day, so why do we feel self-conscious when it comes...

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