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Fresh, local produce- straight to your door

A CSA basket from another local provider, Acme Farms. // Photo courtesy of Kelsey Lauer By Brooklin Pigg Produce can come from anywhere. For most, that’s a supermarket,...

The Garden Project grows community in Bellingham

Photo courtesy of Bellingham Food Bank By McKenna Hunt Gardening. Some would classify it as a hobby or a fun activity to do when spring time rolls...

A Painful Predicament: Managing Opioid Addiction

By Sandra Rees-Bowen As opioid overdoses are on the rise in Bellingham and across the Pacific Northwest, solutions have been proposed to combat deaths.  State legislators...

Hungry, Helpful and Happening: The Bellingham Food Bank

By Alyssa Bruce This last year alone, staff and volunteers served an astounding 180,000 people at the Bellingham Food Bank, according to their records. Mike Cohen,...

Do you have chemistry this Valentine’s Day?

Submission from Anna Marie Yanny, neuroscience major We’ve all felt it. Our heart flutters when looking into our crush’s eyes. Our cheeks flush when cuddling with...

Students work to end stigma surrounding mental illness

Image courtesy of NAMI on Campus WWU. By Roisin Cowan-Kuist When students at Western get sick, the path to regaining health may seem fairly straightforward....

The sex ed you never had

By Roisin Cowan-Kuist Sex. The word alone can make some people squirm with discomfort, break into nervous giggles or blush with embarrassment.   But for pleasure-based...

Health & Wellness: Synthetic Blood? That’s a Thing?

Will donating blood soon be a thing of the past? Scientists and medical professionals have started trials of synthetic blood on new patients with...

Healthy fitness habits for college

Student life gets busy, and throwing exercise in the mix can be a challenge. A study published in the International Journal of Sport Exercise...

Health & Wellness: Surviving the Graveyard Shift

A graveyard shift goes overnight between the hours of 9 p.m. and 7 a.m. Various students in the Bellingham area go to school full...
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