Author Archives: Emily M.

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Can Thousand Year Old Chewing Gum Shed Light on the Lives of Our Ancestors?

Everyone knows the myth that claims that if you swallow a piece of your chewing gum, it will stay in your stomach for 7 years before you are able to digest it? What if I told you that researchers discovered … Keep Reading


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How the Benefits of Your Workout Are Reduced by Your Good Oral Hygiene

Exercise has been shown to increase heart health by lowering blood pressure. Is it possible that the use of mouthwash is negating those benefits? New research has identified the importance of certain oral bacteria to the effect physical activity has … Keep Reading


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The Perfect Environment to Ace Your APs

As May quickly approaches, we find ourselves overcome with excitement for the end of the year and the onset of summer shenanigans. However, our joyous thoughts are quickly intercepted by the realization that AP Exams and finals begin in a … Keep Reading


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Antibiotic Resistance: Too Much of a Good Thing

With the seasons changing and the sniffles and aching throats well on their way, people will be almost certainly be running compulsively to their healthcare providers for drugs and antibiotics to soothe their ailments. However, data has shown that antibiotics … Keep Reading


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