Yeast of Burden

[couple1] Yeast infections. It\’s definitely not one of those subjects that rolls off the tip of the tongue of the person sitting next to you on the CATA bus. While a yeast infection is most often associated with women and \”women parts,\” do not be fooled. Men can get yeast infections, too. The infection, otherwise […]

Yeast of Burden

[people] Yeast infections. It\’s definitely not one of those subjects that rolls off the tip of the tongue of the person sitting next to you on the CATA bus. While a yeast infection is most often associated with women and \”women parts,\” do not be fooled. Men can get yeast infections, too. The infection, otherwise […]

Pandemic Proportions

[ribbon]Rapid weight loss, recurring fever or profuse night sweats, depression and unexplainable fatigue might ring a bell to almost every student on campus, especially as cold and flu season creeps up on us. The symptoms would lead to a routine doctor visit for the same dreaded diagnosis you heard last year; get some rest, take […]

Twenty-Year-Old Virgins

[couple]Every weekday morning Rachel wakes up to her alarm, gets out of bed and starts her day with a workout. She showers and proceeds to log onto the computer at home where she begins a day of online classes. She usually grabs a quick lunch sometime throughout the course of the day and then baby-sits […]

Love in the Time of Blackberries

[1]You woke up 10 minutes ago to the sound of the newest ringer you have downloaded on your cell phone, KT Tunstall’s Black Horse and a Cherry Tree. You drag yourself to your computer chair where you begin checking away messages on AIM – most of which probably read “sleeping.” Next up, logging into MSU […]

A Good-Time Generation

[2]The music is so loud you can hardly think. Clouds of smoke surround you. You can’t find your friends; well at least not the ones you came with, and everywhere you look seems the same as the place you saw just five seconds ago. Finally you see a familiar face and run to the person […]

A Personal Valentine

[waist2]The reminders are everywhere: candy hearts have crept back into our diets and the greeting card aisle in the drug store is decidedly pink. Lovebirds are flaunting their seemingly perfect relationships while the rest of the college populace does everything possible not to recognize the Hallmark holiday that’s upon us. Valentine’s Day is the one […]

The Dirtiest Time of Year

At 7:00 a.m., you lay in bed. Your eyes are swollen shut, your nose is stuffed, and your radio alarm clock is blaring Franz Ferdinand’s \”Take Me Out.\” Again. You literally fall out of bed and stumble to the bathroom where you blow your nose in a wad of toilet paper; you used all the […]