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Best thrift shops for Hallow’s Eve costumes

October 28, 2014 at 7:59 pm 0 comments

Don’t worry. If you’re feeling panicked about your Halloween costume or have decided not to go the slutty insert-a-profession-here direction, there are plenty of spots in Dallas ripe for the picking. They’re called thrift shops and they’re here to rescue you from the Halloween monotony. Here are our picks for […]

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Top five issues in college health and SMU’s resources to deal with them

October 26, 2014 at 3:56 pm 0 comments

College health is a huge field in medicine. According to the National Center for Education Statistics, there are currently 13 million students in the United States alone enrolled in higher education. The Journal of the American Medical Association estimates that there are 27.3 college health staff for every 10,000 students […]

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Consistency leads to a better nights sleep

October 26, 2014 at 3:42 pm 0 comments

Sleeping poorly each day builds something called “sleep debt”. If left unchecked, this sleep debt can manifest itself as health problems such as weight gain, increased risk of diseases such as diabetes, mental and physical fatigue and increased risk of heart disease. Sleep deprivation in college has been linked with […]

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Cozy up with Fall fashions

October 21, 2014 at 10:02 pm 0 comments

For Fall Break this year, I jetted off to none other than New York City the second my midterms ended. After five blissful days walking the Central Park sidewalks, littered with fallen leaves on a crisp afternoon, I am officially done with the Texas warm weather. I’m not sure about […]

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Best Pinterest recipes in 100 words or less

October 19, 2014 at 5:19 pm 0 comments

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Waffles with Chocolate Whipped Cream Cookie dough is great, that’s already been established. But nothing is better than slightly gooey, slightly cooked dough nestled in a waffle and topped with cool thick chocolate cream. Try it to believe it. This breakfast is unreal, if you can […]

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Guidelines of Healthy Foods

Guidelines of Healthy Foods

October 19, 2014 at 4:17 pm 0 comments

Every elementary school student has seen a picture of the food pyramid. The food pyramid is a useful tool to concisely explain the basics of nutrition to children. The theory behind the food pyramid is that the areas in which the pyramid are larger, like fruits, vegetables, and certain meats […]

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The Effects of Caffeine

The Effects of Caffeine

October 19, 2014 at 4:12 pm 0 comments

Caffeine has become such an important part of the average American’s morning and, oftentimes, afternoons. According to a study by the US Food and Drug Administration, the average American consumes two to four amounts of coffee each day. The health benefits and health risks of caffeine have been hotly debated […]

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Bellacures salon lands in Dallas

Bellacures salon lands in Dallas

October 14, 2014 at 7:50 pm 0 comments

Since she was a little girl, Samira Far has been enchanted by the allure and luxury of the nail salon atmosphere. After hearing Barbara Streisand gush about her amazing French manicure in an interview with Oprah, Far formed the belief that to be a well put-together woman your nails had […]

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Fall Break fashion for every jet setter’s destination

October 7, 2014 at 9:01 pm 0 comments

If you are like me, you may find yourself throwing things into a suitcase hours before you board your flight for a big trip. Every time I tell myself the same thing: Start packing early! Unfortunately taking a break to watch one episode of Scandal usually turns into watching an […]

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Alexa Chung teams up with Tommy Hilfiger for fall

October 7, 2014 at 8:08 pm 0 comments

Alexa Chung is a busy woman with a long resume, which includes everything from TV host, to model, to contributing editor at British Vogue. Now, the British darling is adding another title to her ever-growing credentials: guest editor for Tommy Hilfiger. Not sure what the title of guest editor entails? […]

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