“Looking for Alaska” Sends a Message to Guys – Health Education Article

By Parth Thakkar, 16, Staff Writer October 21, 2019 In March 2005, author John Green published Looking for Alaska, a novel following the lives of high school students Alaska Young, Miles “Pudge” Halter, Chip “The Colonel” Martin and Takumi Hikohito, and all of their pranks, successes and struggles. Fast-forward eight years: I, Parth, a scrawny 11-year-old, decide to pick up the book after reading one of Green’s other famous works, The Fault in Our Stars. And I absolutely love it.…

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Podcast: Depression, Bipolar, Schizophrenia, and Valentine’s Day – Health Article

 Valentine’s Day comes but once a year and is experienced in different ways depending on your age, gender, or whether or not you are in a relationship. Not surprisingly, mental health status plays a role in the way this holiday is experienced, as well. Listen in as our hosts play the ever-popular Two Truths and a Lie to describe all they went through being depressed while dating. SUBSCRIBE & REVIEW “You don’t tell a girl, ‘Don’t take that pill.’”…

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