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Day to day struggle

Weston Hopkins, Staff writer

March 5, 2020

I am someone who has struggled with addiction throughout my life. Most of my life, I was addicted to eating. Whether bored, upset, or if I just felt like it, I would eat. There was no rhyme or reason to it and because of that I have been heavier set for the majority of my life.  My parents, whom ...

Obesity is a societal threat

Dante Harrold, Staff Writer

September 5, 2019

America needs to change how it frames the obesity epidemic from an individual problem to a societal threat. In the last few decades, America’s citizenry has seen a gradual and significant rise in its obesity rate. In 2018 the CDC reported that the adult obesity rates now exceed 35% in seven states,...

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