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Thursday, November 23, 2017
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That thing at the gym?: What it is and how to work it

Rate this article and enter to winHave you ever walked into a fitness center and been bewildered by the objects being used? Aside from dumbbells, people are throwing big orbs and swinging handled objects...
Sleep and Your Health

Sleep and Your Health

By: Courtney Warday, BS, Dietetic InternI don't have time to sleep!Sleep is often seen as a luxury when people feel pressed for time. However, research indicates that sleep plays a role in one's productivity...
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If you’re not bored, you’re not doing it right: How to be concussed

If you’ve banged your head lately—enough to get a concussion—it’s time to check the self-care protocol. And if you’re not concussed right now, you or someone you care about will need this one day.We...
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Queens of pushups, king of squats: Find a fun workout that suits you

Rate this article and enter to winWhen classes and responsibilities become overwhelming, or gym equipment isn’t easily accessible, it can be tempting to put exercise on the back burner. But according to the Centers...
How to make sense of your symptoms online

How to make sense of your symptoms online

Rate this article and enter to winThree out of four web users say they search for health information online, according to Pew Research. But how can you know if that info is reliable? Anyone...
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RUN with your PASSION: How exercise can make a difference

Rate this article and enter to winHave you ever participated in a physical activity that raised money or awareness for a cause you care about? In a recent Student Health 101 survey, more than 75 percent...
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Health & safety outdoors

Summer is here. That means more fun activities outside! According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, there are many ways to stay healthy while enjoying the great outdoors: Apply sunscreen with an SPF...
How to have an actively awesome summer: Turn your fitness dreams into reality

How to have an actively awesome summer: Turn your fitness dreams into reality

Rate this article and enter to winWe tend to anticipate summer as if it’s a magical stress-free season in which we finally get to do all the things. In a recent Student Health 101...
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Workoutdoors

Where do you like your cardio—outdoors or at the gym? People who run outdoors push themselves harder, on average, than the treadmill crowd, according to a classic study in the Journal of Sports Science (1996). The...
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Running Intervals

%CODE1%Directions Walk for one minute, jog for the next minute, and sprint for the final minute. Repeat the interval over 20 to 30 minutes total. -Maddie Burke, Duke University