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Coronavirus-related xenophobia

February 19, 2020

The coronavirus emerged in December from a live-food market in Wuhan, China. According to National Geographic, the number of confirmed cases has risen to more than 60,000 with a continuously rising death toll of 1,500. The coronavirus has...

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Coronavirus epidemic

February 19, 2020

On January 30th of 2020, a man in the state of Washington was reported to have symptoms after recently traveling to Wuhan, China. The virus, COVID-19 was first discovered in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. A...

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Flu shots at school

December 18, 2018

Last year’s flu season was very drastic and has led to schools around the country making progress to fight the virus before it spirals out of control. Keeping children as healthy as possible in every...

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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,...

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