All posts tagged "health"

  • Think outside the turkey this Thanksgiving

    Turkeys are unpredictable and hams are overrated. Nobody has time for that. Preparing a Thanksgiving meal is stressful enough as it is. Break free from...

  • Enactus: Who are they?

    Enactus is an international organization that brings students together through entrepreneurship. The name Enactus is a combination of the words entrepreneurial, action and us. Enactus...

  • 7 WEEKS OF PASTA: AN INTERVIEW

    Before Olive Garden ended its “Never Ending Pasta Pass” promotion on Nov. 9, 1,000 lucky winners paid $100 dollars to eat free pasta for seven...

  • In defense of holiday gluttony

    When I was a kid, my grandmother made at least five different kinds of pie for Thanksgiving. They seemed to magically appear as soon as...

  • Vaccine prevents cancer

    It’s true. There is a vaccine for cancer. At least for a certain type of cancer, human papilloma virus (HPV) associated cancer. HPV causes genital...

  • Eat clean, live well

    The word “diet” has a tainted reputation. A diet can simply refer to the variety of foods a person eats on a regular basis. As...

  • Detox – your body will thank you

    Halloween fell on a Friday this year, which means the entire weekend was at the disposal of partygoers everywhere. Snacks and drinks of all types...

  • Staying sane this season

    It’s getting colder, the days are shorter than ever, and the “winter blues” can be felt in their full force. Don’t be fooled by the...

  • Tea for Ten: Ten uses for old tea bags

    Many people drink tea for its health benefits.  Others may drink tea simply for its great taste—the  health stuff is just a bonus.  Here is...

  • Student Health is there for students

    UMKC’s center for Student Health and Wellness, located at 4825 Troost Ave., provides students with helpful and convenient services, such as treatments and consultations. “Student...