What is Monkeypox and How Can You Avoid It?

What is Monkeypox and How Can You Avoid It?

 Stigmas are circulating regarding Monkeypox causing people to perceive this viral infection as one which is exclusively spread by gay and bisexual men. The reality is that anyone can get monkeypox and it must be viewed as a public health concern for all. Together, we must reduce fear and emphasize the importance of taking preventative measures to reduce the severity of the spread of Monkeypox.  … Continue reading What is Monkeypox and How Can You Avoid It?

Who is Brittney Griner? Everything You Need to Know

Who is Brittney Griner? Everything You Need to Know

Thirty-one year old All-American Brittany Griner was born in Houston, Texas. As a professional basketball player, she is part of the Phoenix Mercury team and belongs to the Women’s National Basketball Association. Some of her accolades include being named the nation’s number 1 high school women’s basketball player, receiving the Best Female Athlete ESPY Award, and an endorsement from Nike. She was also on the … Continue reading Who is Brittney Griner? Everything You Need to Know

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MULTIVITAMINS, CALCIUM, AND IRON SUPPLEMENTS GOOD OR BAD?

Most of us take supplements in the form of multivitamins, vitamin D, Vitamin C, Calcium tablets, Iron tablets, or protein shake. But are they essential? Are these products help our health or effecting badly to us? You can read all about these in this article. WHY DO WE TAKE SUPPLEMENTS? There are varied reasons for eating supplements. – When you are doing a different diet … Continue reading MULTIVITAMINS, CALCIUM, AND IRON SUPPLEMENTS GOOD OR BAD?

The Wagner Group and How Private Militaries are Shaping War

The mysterious Russian mercenary organization, The Wagner Group, has been spotted fighting in Ukraine. Drone video shows Wagner Group fighters throwing grenades into houses and involved in a heavy firefight, as Russia turns its attention to the Donbas region.  The shadowy group has long been suspected of fighting in the Donetsk and Luhansk breakaway regions and they have even been linked to war crimes in … Continue reading The Wagner Group and How Private Militaries are Shaping War

Emotional Health and Childhood Cancer Outcomes

Emotional Health and Childhood Cancer Outcomes

Thanks to advances in treatments 84% of children with cancer are now surviving five or more years according to the American Cancer Society. This is a large increase coming from 58% just a few decades ago. Many forms of varied types of childhood cancers have now gone from being a death sentence to a curable disease.  So what exactly are some of the emotional effects … Continue reading Emotional Health and Childhood Cancer Outcomes

Fight Over Solomon Islands Highlights Instability in South Pacific

China has announced the signing of a security agreement with the Solomon Islands to the great chagrin of America, Australia, and New Zealand. Australia has led the charge in decrying the “lack of transparency” in the agreement between the two countries.  The hot button issue of the pact concerns the potential installation of Chinese military bases on the Solomon Islands. Critics are concerned that the … Continue reading Fight Over Solomon Islands Highlights Instability in South Pacific

The Twitter Battleground: How Elon Musk buying Twitter has enhanced political conflict.

The Twitter Battleground: How Elon Musk buying Twitter has enhanced political conflict.

Elon Musk buying Twitter may be a defining moment in the development of social media, as both sides of the U.S. political spectrum clash over Musk’s ownership. In essence, left leaning users take a huge issue with how Musk’s idea of free speech, which they see as letting racism and bigotry fester on the site without punishment. As for more right leaning users, they see … Continue reading The Twitter Battleground: How Elon Musk buying Twitter has enhanced political conflict.

Infertility After Beating Childhood Cancer

Infertility After Beating Childhood Cancer

Imagine that you have just beaten cancer, and then you have to grow up, become an adult, and deal with the fact that you may be infertile. Sounds terrible right? Well that’s what several adults who have beaten cancer when they were younger are struggling with currently. Each year approximately 12,000 children and teens are diagnosed with cancer.  Why Is Infertility An Issue After Cancer?  … Continue reading Infertility After Beating Childhood Cancer

10 Shocking Facts About The New iPhone 14

10 Shocking Facts About The New iPhone 14

The iPhone 13 came out last September, but there’s already quite a bit of hype surrounding the new iPhone 14. People are wondering about its release date and specifications and waiting to get their hands on it.  First of all, the new iPhone 14 is not due to launch until around September of this year. Let’s start off by saying Apple has not actually come … Continue reading 10 Shocking Facts About The New iPhone 14

Racial Profiling in the Ukrainian war. Where does it stem from?

Racial Profiling in the Ukrainian war. Where does it stem from?

We as people need to remember every day how lucky we are. As a country, we do have our problems when it comes to racism and police brutality. But nothing has come close to what Ukraine had to go through on February 24, 2022. That was the day Russia planned an attack in the city of Ukraine, leaving fifty-seven people dead while a hundred and … Continue reading Racial Profiling in the Ukrainian war. Where does it stem from?