All posts tagged "health"

  • How to stay safe in the brutal cold

    By: Howard Stikes —  More single-digit temperatures, snow and ice are predicted for this week in many parts of the country, including Louisville. While going through this season, being safe is the ultimate goal. Hypothermia and frostbite...

    • Posted February 1, 2014
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  • Esteemed U of L doctor talks family, science

    Howard Stikes– She has appeared on shows with Dr. Oz and Katie Couric. In the spring of 2013, in Monte Carlo, the Prince and Princess of Monaco presented her with the Prix Monaco. This award honors an...

    • Posted January 22, 2014
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  • U of L may be the first Ky. college committed to the RFC

    By Eiman Zuberi– The University of Louisville may be the first Kentucky college to commit to the Real Food Challenge, and the RFC team is looking for U of L students to make it happen. The Real...

    • Posted January 21, 2014
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  • Being thin doesn’t equate to being healthy

    By Dakota Neff– Everyone wants a great body, right? You have to impress that really, really attractive person in your anthropology class. Can’t do that with that little bit of extra flab over your abs. You can...

    • Posted April 16, 2013
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  • Killer on campus: soft drinks run rampant

    By Dakota Neff– Soda, coke, pop, cola: no matter how you refer to the ubiquitous soft drink, you should know that it isn’t the harmless all-American treat that clever marketing campaigns would have you believe. One specific...

    • Posted April 10, 2013
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  • Become limitless, train your brain

    By Ian Wooldridge– I’m sure many of you have seen “Limitless”: the movie starring Bradley Cooper, where his dead-end life and struggling writing career is instantly revived with the discovery of a new pill, called an NZT....

    • Posted March 20, 2013
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  • When do we shift from patients to customers?

    By Tyler Mercer– With an open schedule due to lack of classes and doing nothing being my highest priority this past week, I had a chance to talk to quite a few people. That’s not to say...

    • Posted March 20, 2013
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  • Millennials are the most stressed generation

    By Caitlyn Crenshaw– It is midterms. You have spent more time in the library than in your bed.  You have a full course load, and time seems more elusive than the raindrops on a gloomy Louisville day. ...

    • Posted February 20, 2013
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  • Body Awareness Body Appreciation Week helps reduce student stress

    By Laura Azahar– Mirror, mirror on the wall, who is the healthiest of them all? The University of Louisville is part of the sixth annual Body Awareness Body Appreciation, BABA, to promote an educated campus on daily...

    • Posted February 19, 2013
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  • We have failed the mentally ill of our society

    By Tyler Mercer– When the gun debate originally started, it was unnerving to hear people stating that it was those who were mentally ill that were killing people in shootings of all natures. It isn’t uncommon for...

    • Posted February 13, 2013
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