Antibiotic Resistance – It’s Going to Bug You

You’ve come down with a case of gonorrhea. That’s unfortunate, but there are almost half a dozen antibiotics on the market designed to treat Neisseria gonnorrhoeae: penicillin, tetracycline, ciprofloxacin, cefixime, and ceftriaxone. The only problem…

Vaping: What are the side effects?

Though smoking traditional tobacco cigarettes has declined over the years, electronic nicotine delivery systems, known more commonly as electronic cigarettes, have risen in popularity among teenagers, with about 3 million reportedly smoking them in 2015,…

Preventative Health: Is Being Scared Good For You?

Even though no one actually wants be in a life threatening scenario, many still crave scare-inducing moments, such as watching horror movies or electing to enter a haunted house attraction. In an article published in…

Preventative Health Tips: Personal Hygiene

Good personal hygiene is a proactive measure which helps to prevent many health and bodily issues from happening in the first place. This may sound like common sense, but washing one’s hands right after coming…

How to Manage Stress in College

Stress is something akin to an illness; it disrupts the body and mind’s natural balance. Much like any other illness, stress stems from situations formed by our environment. It could be receiving a poor grade,…

Sugar is Souring Your Mind

Unless you don’t pay attention to your biology teachers, the news, your nutrition labels, or your doctors, you should be well aware of the damaging physical effects of obesity. While most people are aware of…