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Exposure | Troubles of Tourism: Cruelty of Exploiting Horses for Carriage Rides

Exposure | Troubles of Tourism: Cruelty of Exploiting Horses for Carriage Rides

By Veronica Liow, Multimedia Abroad Editor

November 27, 2017


Filed under Featured Multimedia, Featured On Homepage, Multimedia, Multimedia Featured On Homepage, Multimedia Gallery

Beyond the issue that service of horse carriage rides is ridiculously overpriced, there is the dispute over the exploitation of the horses.

Dr. Leigh Charvet Strives Towards MS Treatment

Dr. Leigh Charvet Strives Towards MS Treatment

By Caroline Haskins, Contributing Writer

February 27, 2017


Filed under News

NYU School of Medicine's Dr. Leigh Charvet and several recent NYU graduates collaborated to create a painless treatment for the everyday symptoms of MS..

The Importance of Athletic Trainers in College Sports

The Importance of Athletic Trainers in College Sports

By Trevor Francesconi, Contributing Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Sports, Sports

Athletic trainers heavily impact the student-athlete experience at NYU, but their influence can't always be seen.

Inaccurate Medical Journalism Produces False Positives

Inaccurate Medical Journalism Produces False Positives

By Aparna Alankar, Contributing Writer

October 12, 2016


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.

Tandon Develops Hybrid Molecule for Breast Cancer Treatment

Tandon Develops Hybrid Molecule for Breast Cancer Treatment

By Kyle Sturmann, Contributing Writer

April 8, 2016


Filed under News, University News

NYU Tandon created a hybrid molecule to help treat breast cancer.

Spa week, your ticket to relaxation

Spa week, your ticket to relaxation

By Ashley Arnold, Contributing Writer

October 13, 2015


Filed under Beauty & Style, Features

New Yorkers can finally get their fix of facials and therapy without breaking the bank. From October 12-18, the city hosts Spa Week offering treatments, massages and more from top spas at affordable prices. These $50 deals are just some of the many opportunities to take advantage of. East Village S...