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CDC condescends in alcohol-exposed pregnancy report

CDC condescends in alcohol-exposed pregnancy report

By: Kaye Burnet | News Editor  The Center for Disease Control is guilty of poor word choice with just a dash of sexism. A Feb. 2 report issued by the CDC has stirred quite a controversy over the use of alcohol by women and ways to reduce fetal alcohol syndrome. The report recommended that sexually […]

When aiming for good health, flu vaccines are worth a shot

When aiming for good health, flu vaccines are worth a shot

By Kailey Love | The Duquesne Duke In the midst of stressful midterms and possibly unwelcome temperature changes, there is one more thing that you need to add onto your surely growing list of worries; flu season. Living in such close quarters and sharing bathrooms with such a large group of people makes college students […]

As Ebola spreads, nurses prepare

As Ebola spreads, nurses prepare

By Julian Routh | News Editor The Duquesne School of Nursing is taking steps to educate students on the threat of the Ebola virus, which was transmitted to a second nurse in the United States this week. Nursing school Dean Mary Ellen Glasgow said nursing chairs and curriculum committees are meeting to discuss how to […]