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Curry College Advocates for Suicide Prevention

BY CHRISTIANNA CASALETTO  // SEPT. 9, 2016 // Mental health and suicide can be difficult topics to discuss, but Curry College is making strides in opening the discussion and advocating prevention ahead of World Suicide Prevention Day, September 10th. According to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, each year, over 42,000 Americans die by suicide, making it the 10th leading killer in […]

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Marty Walsh’s Chief of Staff Never Let ADHD Stop Him

BY CHRISTIANNA CASALETTO // FEB. 24, 2016 //  Dan Koh, a Harvard graduate who serves as Boston Mayor Marty Walsh’s chief of staff, shared his struggle with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and succeeding in spite of a learning disability, to members of the Curry community during a program hosted Tuesday night by the Curry College Public Relations Student Association. Aside from explaining day-to-day responsibilities […]

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Health Services Wants You To Avoid the Flu

BY COLIN MURPHY // NOV. 10, 2015 //  In October, a total of 147 flu shots were given to Curry students during Health Services’ flu shot clinics. Flu season starts in October and reaches its peak between December and February. Getting a flu shot is the best way to avoid contracting the flu. The number of shots provided by the Health […]

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Beauty Into Beast: A Fitness Journey

BY OLIVIA ANDREW // SEPT. 22, 2015 // When it comes to exercise and eating healthy, everyone has those days where they feel down. They swear they are going to change and that this time will be different. I was a gymless body builder for two years in high school. I took a yearlong break and got back into the routine […]

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Teching Care of Your Health

BY KILEY FARRELL // MARCH 29, 2015 // When most people think of unhealthy living, they picture fast food and sitting around on a coach. But few think about the negative impact technology has on our health. For example, when I step out the door to walk to class, I automatically put my headphones in and crank up the volume to […]