eating disorders

As they remain a pressing concern, eating disorders must be destigmatized

As they remain a pressing concern, eating disorders must be destigmatized

11/29/2018 By Alyse Kaminski | Staff Columnist  When I got a call late this summer from my best friend saying that she had been diagnosed with an eating disorder, the world came to a halt. How hadn’t I known? I thought as her best friend, things like this would be obvious to me. Turns out, […]

Whatever comes to mind: Weight loss apps able to cause problems

Whatever comes to mind: Weight loss apps able to cause problems

By George Flynn | Opinions Editor It’s finally 2014. With the New Year upon us, the mantra “New Year, New Me,” can once again be heard chanted around campus. Resolutions are a strong form of creating achievable goals, but with all likelihood won’t last into February. One of the most popular New Year’s resolutions I […]

Whatever comes to mind: Social stigma pains mentally ill

Whatever comes to mind: Social stigma pains mentally ill

By George Flynn | Opinions Editor Mental health is just as important as physical health. The psyche can be just as fragile as a broken bone, however, the mental spectrum of the health system is truly misunderstood in our society today. Oct. 10 is World Mental Health Day, and on this day certain participants spread […]