Sleep deprivation and Alzheimer’s disease: Not getting enough sleep can have far greater negative ramifications than just exhaustion

by Nanda Nayak   Whether it be the constant complaints about exhaustion from students around campus or our own sleep-deprivation, it seems like no one ever gets enough sleep. Sleep-deprivation has long been associated with short-term inattentiveness and decreased memory retainment, but there appears to be a more severe negative ramification: association with Alzheimer’s disease. …

Vaping: A popular but potentially dangerous activity for your health

by Andrea He   A cloud of vapor is exhaled from the mouth of the student walking in front of you – smelling not of cigarettes but faintly of mangoes. This scene has become more and more common on university campuses and amongst young adults as vaping becomes more prevalent. Vaping related illnesses are also …