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The Horror Of Dementia

By: Anas Abukar, Journalist
It is a disease with no cure, an inescapable dread in which you slowly lose yourself. What I am talking about is dementia.
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The Permanent Effect Of Routine On The Human Mind

By: Anas Abukar, Journalist
People sometimes ask, "What is muscle memory?" or, "Why does routine work the way it does?" We hope to answer these questions today in this article.
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Effect Of Blue Light On Sleep

By: Walker McCann, Jounalist
On average, Americans spend 7 hours per day on their electronic devices, which means they’re spending a significant amount of time staring into blue light. Not only that, but nine out of ten Americans say they reach for their electronic devices at least a few times each week right before they go to sleep, which could be a sign that they’re not getting enough sleep.
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Cholera

Cholera

By: Leticia Xavier, Journalist
Cholera is a rare disease that is highly contagious. Cholera can be deadly if not treated, but if it is treated there is a high chance of surviving.
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Ischemic Heart Disease

By: Kate Li, Journalist
What is ischemic heart disease? How do you treat it?
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Covid-19 Sensors

By: Kate Li, Journalist
Covid is an inflammatory event. It allows us to predict that people are infected before they even know it.
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Manufacturers Utilize Expiration Dates to Maximize Profits

By: Rachel Cao, Journalist
"America wastes the most food out of any country at about 80 million tons of food each year. " "There are no rules against what a manufacturer puts as an expiration date which allows them to get a higher profit."
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TranscribeGlass: The Revolutionary Glasses That Transcribe Speech in Real-Time

By: Cooper Shealy, Journalist
TranscribeGlass is a new technology that is changing the way people with hearing loss communicate with others. These high-tech glasses can transcribe speech in real-time and display the text as subtitles on the lenses in front of the wearer's eyes. This innovative technology has the potential to help people who are deaf or hard of hearing communicate more seamlessly with hearing people.
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Cultivated Meat

Cultivated Meat

By: Nylah Nasim, Journalist
Lab grown meat starts from cells, harvested from the base animal, such as a chicken or cow. But these specific cells have to be able to multiply, and become muscle and fat cells.
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Why You See Colors When You Rub Your Eyes

Why You See Colors When You Rub Your Eyes

By: Tristan Pham, Journalist
Have you ever noticed that when you rub your eyes, you sometimes see bursts of colors or patterns? This intriguing phenomenon can be attributed to the fascinating inner workings of our visual system
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How The Heart Beats

By: Christian Jeon, Journalist
The heart, a vital organ nestled within our chest, performs an incredibly important task - it pumps blood throughout our bodies. But have you ever wondered how the heart actually beats?
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Dengue Fever

By: Simrin Puri, Journalist
Dengue fever can affect anyone and everyone! Read more about this life threatening disease and how to prevent contracting it!
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