Issue 24: Sept/Oct 2017

Gyn Notes

Endometrial Cancer
How Common Is It?

Endometrial cancer occurs when cells in the lining of the uterus (endometrium) begin to grow too rapidly.

According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, endometrial cancer is the most common type of cancer affecting the female reproductive organs. Endometrial cancer occurs when cells in the lining of the uterus (endometrium) begin to grow too rapidly....
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Little Notes

Dorm Life 101

Young student not feeling well

No one wants to get sick the first semester of their freshman year of college. And it may seem obvious, but don't share personal care items with your roommate...
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First Impressions

Can this person be trusted, and can I respect this person?

According to Business Insider, psychologists studying “first impressions” at Harvard Business School have found that people...
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Coffee Perks

Enjoy a cup of coffee!

A recent study, done at the University of Southern California, shows an association between coffee consumption and living a longer life.
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Sweet Silence

Seek out silent places for some quiet time to give our bodies and minds a much-needed break from constant noise

There are very real health benefits to "quiet time." The world seems to have gotten louder and the negative effects of noise are...
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On a Lighter Note
When life gives you lemons, make cookies!

Anyone who likes lemon will love these cookies. In fact, even if you prefer something chocolate, you might find yourself choosing to make these instead. You can always make chocolate chip cookies on another day. These lemon shortbread cookies are great for any occasion!

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