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Andrea Straus, Letter to the Editor

October 10, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Dear Editors, Your article on the free flu shot article will cause people to avoid getting vaccinated. The problem is your photo - detailed, somewhat larger than life photo of a syringe with the needle prominently featured. Fear, or at least discomfort, with needles is a major reason people avoid flu s...

Time to get your flu shot!

Time to get your flu shot!

Joseph Craker, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under News, Top Stories

As flu season draws ever nearer, Madison College is planning to increase vaccination rates on campus through a free flu shot clinic this October. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), annual vaccination is the best way to reduce the chances that an individual will contract influenza.  ...

OFF THE SHELF

OFF THE SHELF

Dana Ryals, Librarian

September 26, 2018


Filed under News

Sept. 26 marks National Women’s Health and Fitness Day. To those of you who are not women – no one says you can’t think about your health too! Relax, get comfortable, and perhaps grab a nice cup of tea. The libraries have a few things we would like to share with you to encourage healthy living for al...

Students struggle to succeed in classroom, lack of health insurance

Students struggle to succeed in classroom, lack of health insurance

Sarah Weatherbee, Staff Writer

October 9, 2012


Filed under News, Top Stories

Mary Moore’s favorite part of the day is riding the bus to school. She loves observing the blends of ethnicity in the faces of her fellow riders. However, she knows the trip is fraught with danger. “As much as I love to ride the bus, it’s one of the most terrifying things I do on a daily basis,”...

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