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Opinion: The sleep deprivation epidemic among teens

Opinion: The sleep deprivation epidemic among teens

Across the United States and the world, teens are not getting enough sleep on a daily basis. Doctors typically recommend that high schoolers should be getting at least nine hours of sleep every day to stay healthy. But this clearly isn't the case. I, along with a...

Vaping outbreak worries students

Vaping outbreak worries students

Inhale. Exhale. Youth vaping rates have been on the rise since 2017, with rates doubling in 2019, leaving parents concerned for their child’s health, according to the Hill. “The impact on the students and communities we serve, totaling nearly 5 million people, is very...

Opinion: What Amazon can learn from Sears

Opinion: What Amazon can learn from Sears

As Sears filed for bankruptcy in November this year and Amazon announced that it was going to choose two locations for the homes of its second headquarters, the two businesses could not seem any more different. Sears did announce a partnership with Amazon in May, one...

#teenstoo experience sexual harassment

#teenstoo experience sexual harassment

As she left for a friend's house to work on her Halloween costume, a San Dieguito Academy (SDA) student was followed by a man in his early 20s, who constantly elevator-eyed her. “It just felt so disgusting,” said the girl who wished to remain anonymous. “After he...

The enigma of time crystals

The enigma of time crystals

According to Gizmodo.com, “Time crystals [are] systems of atoms that maintain a periodic ticking behavior in the presence of an added electromagnetic pulse, […]”. If studied correctly, time crystals can be used for quantum technologies. Time crystals are found in...

Developments in Asthma Care

Developments in Asthma Care

Asthma, according to American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology, “is a chronic disease involving the airways in the lungs. These airways, or bronchial tubes, allow air to come in and out of the lungs.” However, the bronchial tubes of people with asthma are...

Negative Impact of Mushrooms

Negative Impact of Mushrooms

In California, the legal sale of marijuana took place on Jan. 1, 2018; now many are looking to do the same with mushrooms. However, there are many plausible reasons, such as health issues and economy changes, to keep mushrooms from being legalized in California....

The Teens view on marijuana usage

The Teens view on marijuana usage

Teens have this little thing called teen angst, and with this "angst" we are subject to experiment with things that we technically shouldn't because our frontal lobe isn't developed yet or we want to do something because we know its illegal or not allowed. One...