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Are Tequila Benefits Fact or Fiction?

Are Tequila Benefits Fact or Fiction?

Drew Lederman, Contributing Writer
March 6
Filed under Dining, FEATURES

Recently, tequila has been lauded for the connection between natural sugars from the agave plant used in tequila and weight loss and decreasing blood pressure.

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I Tried…The Purple Diet

I Tried…The Purple Diet

Caroline Zemsky, Staff Writer
February 15
Filed under Dining, FEATURES

Our writer followed Mariah Carey's ridiculous purple diet. Read about her experience!

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I Tried… Eating Only Pizza for a Week

I Tried… Eating Only Pizza for a Week

Juliana Fonseca-Alesso, Contributing Writer
February 8
Filed under Dining, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Is it possible to only eat pizza for a week? Read about what happened when our lactose intolerant writer tried to for a week!

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Food Fighters: How to Kick that Cold Without Medicine

Food Fighters: How to Kick that Cold Without Medicine

Geomari Martinez, Contributing Writer
February 1
Filed under Dining, FEATURES

Every year, the winter season showcases this all-too-familiar symphony of sickness. If you forgot to get the flu shot this year, take a quick peek at your pantry or nearest dining hall and munch, sip, and eat your way out of that cold with these food fighters—you’ll be singing songs of joy in no time!

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The Mental Climate on a Sprawling Campus

The Mental Climate on a Sprawling Campus

Alex Bazeley, Editor-in-Chief
November 14
Filed under TOP STORIES, Uncategorized

Anna Letson To someone outside the school, mentioning the words “mental health” and “NYU” in the same breath might evoke memories of news headlines from the early 2000s, when six students committed suicide in the span of a single year. To someone who knows the school, though — whether it’s a student or...

Break Through Your Breakouts

Break Through Your Breakouts

Halle Gold, Contributing Writer
November 14
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Implementing a healthy diet and washing your face daily are just some of the ways you can combat breakouts.

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Pills: To Pop or Not To Pop?

Pills: To Pop or Not To Pop?

Valerina Young, Contributing Writer
October 27
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES, TOP STORIES

Unsure of whether supplement pills are worth the hassle? Read on to find out.

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Inaccurate Medical Journalism Produces False Positives

Inaccurate Medical Journalism Produces False Positives

Aparna Alankar, Contributing Writer
October 12
Filed under OPINION, TOP STORIES

People with limited health literacy skills are often misinformed about the body and of disease, leading to a misunderstanding of the relationship between lifestyle factors like diet and exercise and various health outcomes.

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Excellent DIY Exfoliants — Help Your Skin Survive the Changing Seasons

Excellent DIY Exfoliants — Help Your Skin Survive the Changing Seasons

Iliana Walsingham-Johnson, Contributing Writer
September 30
Filed under Beauty & Style, FEATURES

Your skin is not in favor of the changing weather, but here are some natural exfoliants to make that transition easier.

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