Cole Purvis

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Vaping: An Adolescent Health Scare

Vaping — a national health concern sweeping America’s youth. For years, the allure of flavored e-cigarettes and the misconception that they are a safer alternative to traditional smoking have contributed to a surge in popularity among teenagers. This has left… read more

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Bursting the Bubble: Why We Wash Our Hands

In the hustle and bustle of daily life, the importance of proper hand washing often takes a backseat. However, the consequences of this seemingly harmless neglect can be far- reaching and, in some cases, dangerous to you and your loved… read more

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Spiders: Nature’s (Scary) Pest Control

Fall is here and Halloween is soon approaching. Along with it comes spooky tales of ghouls, ghosts, witches and spiders. Yes, those eight-legged creepy crawlies found in the corners of our rooms to sprawling webs in the outdoors. Spiders have… read more