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Limited school lunches

Limited school lunches

February 19, 2020

With new dietary fads constantly emerging, high school students are changing the way they view school lunch. One of the most popular plans is the vegan diet. Veganism centers around plant-based food and dri...

The truth about keto

The truth about keto

February 10, 2020

The ketogenic diet, more commonly known as the keto diet, is becoming very popular among people trying to lose weight. The diet is a very low-carb, high-fat diet that drastically reduces carbohydrate intake and...

Elevating the environment

Elevating the environment

November 13, 2019

This year at Battlefield, there are over three thousand students. As a whole, the students produce a lot of waste. Things such as using plastic water bottles and misusing the recycling bins are factors ...

Here for a good time, not a long time

Here for a good time, not a long time

February 22, 2019

Imagine living the best possible life and being completely satisfied with what has been completed. Now imagine that this life only spans half of a human’s average life expectancy. Some say this is an...

Hopeless teen or just addicted to nicotine

Hopeless teen or just addicted to nicotine

November 13, 2018

It is no secret that the devastatingly addictive JUUL culture has swept its way across the country. Tobacco-Free Kids says, “according to the National Youth Tobacco Survey, 11.7 percent of high school students ...

Saving the turtles one straw at a time

Saving the turtles one straw at a time

November 13, 2018

Customers go to restaurants everyday, order a drink, and take a sip from a straw without even being aware of the harm they are contributing to. According to the Ocean Conservancy, the average person use...

Air Pollution and its effects

Air Pollution and its effects

December 8, 2017

It is not often that the topic of pollution comes up, but when it does, a common thought is pollution from factories. Although this is a major contribution to air pollution, it is not the only one. Volcano...

The benefits of yoga

The benefits of yoga

September 7, 2017

With school starting again and homework assignments rolling through the front door, the leisurely summer lifestyle is halted, leaving a good number of students disappointed, spacey, and even a bit stressed...

Juicing: what is it?

Juicing: what is it?

April 25, 2017

Juicing or juice diets can be good for a short term fix for weight loss and cleansing. Juicing is when you take different fruits and vegetables and juice them into a drink that contains all the nutrients...

The truth behind teenage drinking and alcohol abuse

The truth behind teenage drinking and alcohol abuse

August 23, 2017

As young adults get older and experience life at a much faster pace, the pressure of trying new things seems to become a reality. Teenage years bring about the opportunity to receive a state issued drive...

Information about spring allergies and what you can do to avoid it

Information about spring allergies and what you can do to avoid it

March 20, 2017

Spring is the season when trees grow their new leaves and flowers spring out. Animals come back from hibernation and migration, and the sky showers down onto the ground. However, it is also a time of snivels,...

All about the Myer-Briggs Type Indicator

All about the Myer-Briggs Type Indicator

February 7, 2017

Humans have found ways to categorize each other over many centuries. One of these ways is known as the Myer-Briggs Type Indicator, or MBTI. The MBTI is a test whose number of questions vary, but are usua...

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